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  1. WebMatrix WebSecurity.InitializeDatabaseConnection only works if the default provider in a instance of SimpleMembershipProvider.

    WebMatrix WebSecurity.InitializeDatabaseConnection only works if the default provider is an instance of SimpleMembershipProvider.

    The overload method that takes ProviderName, does not use this value when resolving the instance, instead it's hardwired to use Member.Provider.

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    • "WebMatrix 3" Bug: Column Cannot Be Modified [Column name = ID]

      Several folks have complained of problems entering new rows into a database, using the GUI in WebMatrix 3.

      The typical case is when the user is entering a new row into a table that has an integer primary key with identity enabled. The user can enter the non-primary-key columns OK, but when it comes to the actual INSERT being executed, the GUI throws an error (cannot modify the ID column).

      This is made worse by the fact that WebMatrix is touted as the solution for non-techies who want to get into data-driven website development. They typically start out with one…

      2 votes
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      • Fix broken link for the moodle installation package, that will be very helpfull ;)

        Automatically check for the updated installation package links. Currently web matrix fails to load Moodle installation package.

        7 votes
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        • Subversion Support

          Please add support for subversion.

          4 votes
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          • Installing the iTextSharp extension from within WebMatrix didn't add expected DLL to bin folder

            It just seems like a bug, but maybe I am misunderstanding how it is supposed to work.

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              Bug Under Review  ·  6 comments  ·  Other  ·  Admin →
            • WordPress in its French version.

              Hello, it would be necessary very also to propose WordPress in its French version.
              http://fr.wordpress.org/
              http://www.wordpress-fr.net/

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              • make webmatrix a windows store (metro style) application

                Webmatrix lends itself perfectly to being a metro style application and would make windows RT (and surface) a viable web development platform. Obviously we're not going to visual studio, but fingers crossed for Webmatrix taking the lead.

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                • Make its caching less aggressive

                  WebMatrix caches content so aggressively that I have to change the CSS file names to get my changes reflected. Even shutting the site down and restarting doesn't help. If I rename the file it works, but if I change the name back, the cached copy is served again. This makes local development testing difficult.

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                  • WebMatrix Not Responding When Installing Templates

                    Hello

                    I’m not sure where I should be posting this but here looks ok.

                    On all templates and app gallery items WebMatrix hangs and comes up as Not Responding as soon as I click on OK to create a new site. I have tried re-starting, re-installing etc but it still happens. Everything was ok a few days ago; nothing has changed on my machine since.

                    Any suggestions?

                    The full logs are attached, let me know if you need anything else.

                    Thanks
                    Martin

                    26 votes
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                      Bug Under Review  ·  4 comments  ·  Other  ·  Admin →
                    • 3 votes
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                        Bug Under Review  ·  3 comments  ·  Other  ·  Admin →
                      • Allow additional links on Site tab

                        It would be useful to be able to place additional links on the Site tab (near site URL and path)---to PhpMyAdmin, Control Panel for this site, etc.

                        8 votes
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                          Under Review  ·  0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Admin →
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                          • webmatrix update loop

                            webmatrix asks me if i want to update, the packages to update are in the picture attached... i accept to update, the i close and restart webmatrix...the update is still showed up

                            WebMatrix: 7.1.1692.0
                            IIS Express: 7.1.1190.0
                            .NET Framework: 4.0.30319.296 (RTMGDR.030319-2900)
                            Web Deploy: 7.1.1631.0
                            SQL Server Compact: 4.0.8854.1
                            Web Platform Installer: 7.1.1692.0
                            ASP.NET Web Pages: 2.0.20715.0
                            ASP.NET Web Pages: 1.0.20105.407

                            8 votes
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                              Bug Under Review  ·  0 comments  ·  Other  ·  Admin →
                            • Webmatrix 2 is crashing Google Chrome

                              WEbMatrix 2 is crashing google chrome whenever I enable the Silverlight plugin. I have the latest stable version of Chrome on Windows 8.

                              2 votes
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                              • Clean up the websites that are not avilable or removed from disk

                                like vwd or phpstorm I can click the project and it's removed already if not avilable.

                                3 votes
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                                  Under Review  ·  1 comment  ·  Other  ·  Admin →
                                • 8 votes
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                                  • Support .NET 4.5 (async/await)

                                    .NET 4.5 is available and NuGet packages targeting web application making use of async/await are starting to pop up. In terms of performance, this finally allows .NET applications to beat NodeJs and that is something any serious .NET web developer should love.

                                    29 votes
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                                    • changelog

                                      if possible, could you provide a changelog after an update?! or just a simple webpage where to read the changes/new features/improvements...thanks

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                                      • open site windows take too long time, can you fix it.

                                        I have complete my dinner watching this screen shown on my computer but it's not even hide.

                                        can you fix it. you are start showing me from RC but I don't know what It's do for me.

                                        3 votes
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                                          Bug Under Review  ·  3 comments  ·  Other  ·  Admin →
                                        • Integrate F12 Developer Tools into WebMatrix

                                          I believe it would be great if F12 developer tools is integrated into webmatrix.

                                          This would make development easier and faster. We just have to click on the dev tab inside webmatrix instead of switching windows, minimizing, maximizing .... It gets on my nerves. It'll also prevent the frustration of having to close the F12 dev tool everytime I navigate to a site I am not developing and switching the tool back on when I navigate back to a site I am developing. Its just annoying

                                          PS. Microsoft should include an option to change the font type and size for…

                                          14 votes
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