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    1. Bug: Open enough tabs to fill the tab bar, say 15 tabs, take the last one and drag and drop it to move it over, it will jump to the first page worth of tabs (say between 1st and 10th), so you can't move the 14th tab to be the 15th position.

    2. Using the scroll wheel on a mouse could move along the tab bar (as firefox does)

    3. Forward and Backward buttons on the mouse could step between active tabs (as Notepad++ does)

    6 votes
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  2. Hi;

    Can you add a button on the Result section that will allow us to "Clear" the result area?

    Thanks!
    ..Ben

    5 votes
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  3. Allow user to specify search provider - Bing.

    34 votes
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  4. The Control Structure Diagram add visual symbol to code that makes the code much more easier to grasp for beginners. Such an implementation in linqpad would just rock!

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  5. Util.ReadLine is very handy, but sometimes I use it to enter passwords, and I don't want other people looking at the screen to see my password... A Util.ReadPassword method that hides the input would be nice

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  6. CTRL + Roll is great to resize the query window, being able to do the same in the results pane would be really useful also. With slightly complex queries the output in the Results pane 9although nicely formatted in the HTML) can be rather too big to view on a small screen. The option to resize would be a great help.

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  7. Many times after running an expensive query, I realize that there's one more navigation property that I want to see the results of following it. Currently that means rewriting the initial query enough to do so and then re-running the entire query.

    The idea is that instead, when an entity/row is written to the output, it includes cells for the navigation properties as well (not just scalar ones) with those cells containing buttons, or links, or whatever such that the user can 'trigger' them while interacting with the results pane.

    This would both prevent users from having to re-create and…

    4 votes
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  8. Allow the use of VSSettings to control the syntax highlighting colors.

    22 votes
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  9. I'd like to see a feature which allows users to create a 'query template' which can be used as a starting point for any new query .

    A query template would have preset properties, references/usings, database connections, code, etc. and users can create as many templates as they like.

    This is not much unlike using a saved query, but the difference is that users are not be making changes to the original when they create a new query from a template.

    92 votes
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  10. Allowing synchronisation of our own files across machines - possibly via google docs. Dropbox might help here....

    3 votes
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  11. 1 vote
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  12. A simple window where Interop definitions can be pasted. These could then be referenced in the main window, methods could quickly be explored and tested.

    6 votes
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  13. To close a query you have to use the X button in the upper right corner of the editor. it would be nice if we could have an X on each tab.

    59 votes
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  14. probably this one of the instructions you need most in linqpad

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  15. 7 votes
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  16. Having just started a new job, I'm working with entirely new tables. It would be really great if LINQPad would let you sort the columns in the display. It would make finding a column so much easier.

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  17. 49 votes
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  18. Provide more information about thrown exceptions (dump message, stack trace, etc).

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  19. My laptop is 1920 x 1200. I would like to have the Results undocked.

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