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  1. If my file contains multiple loads

    load "filea.cs"

    load "fileb.cs"

    Then, if I jump to fileb.cs, then types from filea.cs should be available when viewing fileb.cs.
    This without adding #load statements to fileb.cs, of course. The viewing of fileb.cs should somehow be in context of myquery.linq.
    Allowing strongly typed intellisense edits and F5 still running the main method from myquery.linq.

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  2. Option to hard exit the query on finish.
    From my understanding there is no such option today.

    The only option is to exit the current query when a new one starts. Ex. "Util.NewProcess" or "Always use Fresh Process per Execution".

    The problem I get is that if I have a "unstoppable" background worker, this will still be running in the background until I start a new query.

    The workaround is to use a "try/finally" with a "Environment.Exit(0);" , however this seems hackish. Also tried "Util.KeepRunning" but that did not help.

    This is a big issue if more than one query…

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  3. Would be great to add in support for .http/.rest files the same as they've done for VS and VS Code
    This would help make LinqPad a great playground for producing and consuming data going through rest services for test and development

    4 votes
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  4. for example Chinese, Japanese, Russian, etc. to improve the efficiency of non-native English developers. Although LinqPad words is not cumbersome, but I think this should be a basic function.

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  5. I got unhandled exception when cache object has DateOnly and TimeOnly property

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  6. The Avalonia team recently released a cross platform version of WPF, called XPF. It’s my understanding that WPF is what powers LINQPad and is a key problem holding it back from being cross platform.

    Is this a feasible solution or something that could be considered? Would absolutely love it if I could keep using LINQPad on my Mac

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  7. It will be useful if a single LINQPad can handle both .NET framework and .NET queries. It will result in less context switching when working on different kind of queries.

    I know separation has benefits of doing less testing for .NET Framework version as it is more or less complete, but it is annoying to switch and now I need to keep track of queries separately.

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  8. For every Linq file I create, I put a description on the top like

    /*
    Used to read data from xyc table and convert to and then save to ABC database
    */

    Love to see this info when I mouse over file names in "MyQuery" section.

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  9. I love the charting functionality I LinqPad, it’s awesome!

    What else I would like to be able to do Is to add Activities to my application,

    perhaps it’s a multithreaded application and then be able to visualize how they are executed over time, like how a logic analyzer does it, like in this picture:

    http://www.ece.utep.edu/courses/web3376/Logic_Analyzer_files/droppedImage.jpg

    why? Because I want to visualize if my tasks/threads are running optimally ,or if I have some bad lock or threadpool issue somewhere.

    Similar to the Concurrency Analyzer https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/visualstudio/profiling/concurrency-visualizer?view=vs-2022

    So, what want be able to do:
    1. Add Activities in ny code, perhaps in different…

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  10. I wonder if you can build full extensions with compiler, Win Forms/UWP and multiplatform support for these languages into VS IDE - Java, Rust, Kotlin, Julia, R Language, Ruby, Golang, V Language, Clojure and Prolog

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  11. Using GVim and VsVim all day where the integration/functionality is almost perfect and then switching to the linqpad editor is painful. Lots of actions dont' work the same way in linqpad that work in vim, some examples:
    Visual mode select then x to delete
    Visual mode select then y to yank
    No option to yank/paste using clipboard
    Many dot commands like replace ending ; to , with A<-, don't work
    Braces navigation using %
    Visual mode navigation, example V then Ctrl+d
    Visual block mode doesn't work
    The list could go on, these are just some examples I run into every…

    5 votes
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  12. Show .cs files in the "My Queries" file tree and allow viewing .cs files

    This allows us to quickly view and grab code from .cs files and paste it in a query for testing.

    This increases productivity as we do not have to resort to another editor to view the file and copy contents from other app.

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  13. Provide a quick method to turn on Edit Data mode so that user can quickly edit data in the data grid, rather than raise a hand to click on the Edit Data button.

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  14. Integrate with GitHub Copilot for pair programming inside Linqpad.

    15 votes
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  15. It would be extremely useful to be able to debug into #load-ed scripts. I know they are scripts in themselves, and can be executed separately. But then maybe only allow this for .cs or .csx files?

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  17. Since so many developers do async programming now, could you add an option for the default Main method of a C# Program to be "async Task Main()" instead of "void Main()"?

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  18. I'm switching Word Wrap flag very often. When there is a big string in the Editor, I have to switch between Enable Word Wrap and Disable Word Wrap. So it would be better providing Keyboard shortcuts (Ctrl-E-W) or have a button on the toolbar.

    Screenshot: https://imgur.com/HhnA2lr

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  19. Allow Hyperlinq as Dump() header (Results Rich Text only?):

    .Dump(new Hyperlinq("https://www.linqpad.net/", "LINQPad"))

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  20. Currently the beta (7.5.7) feature for benchmarking appears to only support C#. Please add the same functionality to F# as well.

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