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  1. Dustjs-friendly HTML editor

    Editing dust templates in Visual Studio is painful.

    Copy and paste breaks templates as Visual Studio tries to correct what it perceives as invalid MarkUp. Visual Studio shows squiggly lines all over the place.

    At least, Visual Studio should ignore dust tags so that the above issues are resolved. Better, it could understand dust syntax and auto close tags. Best, it could know about the model somehow and provide autocomplete.

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    • JQuery instant shortcute

      Hi, Im constantly in search of maximize productivity on develpoment and make faster more as possible the work of write code.
      Web essntial is one of the best fot this. Im using by about 8months.
      These are features not included but sure usefoul:

      1) I noticed that i search on google many JQuery code every time i must use it also if i remember the code and i have save on my notes.
      This is becaouse is faster search a code on google > copy and past on editor that write manually all code.

      The codes i use always are…

      3 votes
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      • Fix Visual-Studio HTML-tag comment-out

        Say I have a div element containing some data.
        When trying to comment it out by adding !-- right after it's open-tag (i.e. <!--div>content</div>, VS code-editor responds defaultly by adding a comment closing --> right after it, which result in <!---->div>.

        The preferred behavior is that if the comment is at a tag beginning, it should comment out the entire tag, by adding -- at its closing tag, so in our example, adding !-- in the div open tag after the < character, should add -- before the final > character of its closing tag.

        16 votes
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        • Allows the Markdown tool to switch between View, Edit or Split view

          I use Markdown files in my project to document some key parts of code, or as a catalog of useful classes.

          The current Markdown editor renders both View and Edit pane.

          I think it would be nice to have the choice between View/Edit or Split layout.

          It's a bit similar to html editing. A button allows to switch between modes.

          24 votes
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          • Add Integrated support for swagger and AutoREST

            It would be cool to integrate Swagger and AutoREST into the IDE.

            The options are many. But directly generating SWAGGER documentation and Building a client via AutoREST are obvious.

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            • Add support for liquid templates language

              http://liquidmarkup.org/

              Would be great as more and more shopify e-commerce websites are using it

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              • Configurable Image Preview/Image Url Picker Path

                The image preview and image url picker were useful to my project until I started using grunt to bundle my css files together. The project became more complex with css files in multiple directories but the relative path to the images is the same regardless of their directory because their path is the same.

                It would be nice to be able to use some configuration to tell Web Essentials what virtual directory your stylesheets are in. Simple example:

                These are files in the project:
                ~/Style/Images/img1.png
                ~/Style/Main.css

                Css is bundled here:
                ~/Bundles/Style.css

                So, in each of my css files, I'd want…

                3 votes
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                • Add a setting to Bundles setup to set the sourceRoot property on the generated .map file

                  Just started using the Web Essentials bundling feature to join a bunch of js and css files into minified single request files.

                  However the project is deployed to a virtual directory under the domain which causes the references to the original source files within the minified code and map files to not match their actual locations.

                  If I could set the sourceRoot property in the .map file, I can get the references to match the locations.

                  Example:
                  Source Location: https://www.mydomain.com/virtualDirectory/js/component.js
                  File reference in .bundle file and in sources in bundle.min.js.map file: /js/component.js
                  When the page tries to retrieve the original…

                  12 votes
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                  • allow giving namespace to handlebars templates

                    Currently I saw a behavior that the handlebar files got created with the templates going into global variable named on the name of the file. A big project creates lot of clutter in global. We should be allowed to specify a namespace.

                    11 votes
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                    • Automatic add close comment to the end of the element

                      Automatic add close comment to the end of the element See example: div.item
                      output: <div class="item"></div><!-- /.item -->
                      sublime can do like this http://iaintnoextra.tumblr.com/post/68089741466/automatically-add-closing-comments-to-html-using

                      4 votes
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                      • Dimesions for image, on hover in solution explorer

                        Very small change. If you add an image to an html file and you hover other that image you get the height and width properties. Would be nice to be able to hover over the image on the solution explorer , for a quick height and width dimensions to add to a css file.

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                        • Sprites remove css

                          Hello i am using WebEssentials:create image sprite in visual studio, and i have found a problem where i don't need the css of height and width that generates in the scss parts, so i cleaned them, but when i Updated the sprites it re-generate all the widths and heights again, so there's a way of removing the css generation of web-essentials with an option?

                          Thanks for reading.
                          Sorry for bad english, this is not my first language.

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                          • Support VS Express 2015 for Web

                            Please Support install for the VS Express 2015 RC for Web! Please!

                            Is not installed! Or help with installation!

                            3 votes
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                              planned  ·  0 comments  ·  Admin →
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                              • Add Emmet features: attribute operators, multiplication, nested wrap with tag

                                Coming from SublimeText, here's what I miss from the Emmet package (and keeps me on Sublime). Note that there may be ways around this stuff that I'm not aware of, so please feel free to fill me in.

                                * Attribute operators don't work by themselves. Typing div. should autocomplete to <div class=" "></div> with autocomplete/Intellisense in the class name. I understand that I can type the class name ahead of time (if I know it) and that works. I understand that I can cursor back and type "c" and then tab and it will complete the class name. But it…

                                6 votes
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                                • Browser Link Support for Content Security Policy (CSP) HTTP Headers

                                  Currently Browser Link uses inline JavaScript which causes Content Security Policy (CSP) violation errors. CSP requires external files to be used for JavaScript and CSS. If you don't know what CSP is see here:
                                  https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/Security/CSP/Introducing_Content_Security_Policy

                                  As it is, If the user is using CSP then browser link is disabled as inline scripts cannot be run. Please use external files, which will allow us to use CSP in conjunction with Browser Link.

                                  59 votes
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                                  • Add support for semantic-ui

                                    semantic-ui seems to be a quickly growing framework, but using it with Web Essentials leaves a lot of messy errors caused by support for foundation.
                                    Thanks

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                                    • Eliminate optgroup tag from intellisense when adding option tags to select element. Same type of annoyance as the widow/width css thing Mads

                                      Eliminate optgroup tag from intellisense when adding option tags to select element. Same type of annoyance as the widow/width css thing Mads mentioned in Build 2014. Should be able to type "o" then tab out new element rather than having to arrow down to option or type out "opti" to get past the optgroup in intellisense

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                                      • Add support to EmberJS template precompilation

                                        EmberJS uses a custom HandleBars template compiler.
                                        When using .hbs file is Visual Studio, Web Essentials compiles this template in the standard HandleBars format, which does not work with Ember.

                                        It would be nice to have the possibility to choose between standard HandleBar template or EmberJS custom one (maybe a property in the property grid of the file?)

                                        As a side note, I workaround this behavior with the combinaison of GRuntJS, Grunt Launcher extension and Task Runner extension.

                                        7 votes
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                                        • Add Bootlint support

                                          Bootlint is the official HTML linter tool for Twitter Bootstrap. Since Microsoft uses Bootstrap out of the box, it would be nice to be able to validate any markup made with it.

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