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  1. 3 votes
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    • Keep Nuget Packages

      When you add a nuget reference save it in the fiddle so when you open the fiddle again, either on the same machine or a different one, the packages are still there and you don't have to search for them again

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      • work on projects as a whole and being able to download them after

        Allow you to work on whole projects instead of a single at a time. Having the tree listed on the side allowing you to jump from page to page and looking more like a whole project. Also being able to download your project when it's completed

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        • Update NuGet

          When trying to install System.Xml.XPath from NuGet (any version listed in the menu), installation is not allowed and this message is included at the end of the description of the package: "When using NuGet 3.x this package requires at least version 3.4". I think that updating NuGet is an important and urgent step for the functionality of this site. Gracias!

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          • Allow inclusion of other exiting fiddles

            For example: I define a class Person in a fiddle named PersonClass.
            Then I base a new fiddle PersonUseExample on existing fiddle PersonClass, so I don't need to declare the class again, just démonstrate how I can use it.

            The idea is probably easier to implementis but similar to the exiting request: https://dotnetfiddle.uservoice.com/forums/228764--net-fiddle-ideas/suggestions/6056568-allow-multiple-files-for-console-projects

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            • Flush the Console Buffer after run

              I'm creating some samples for a project, and when using Console.WriteLine inside Tasks, the messages usually won't appear in the log window.

              I'm currently required to add a "Thread.Sleep(1000)" or "Task.Delay(1000)" to allow the console buffer to appear.

              It would be much better for everyone if this was handled by .NET Fiddle by default.

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              • Automatically save the fiddle

                Please add this, at least as an option. Otherwise we can lose work. Thank you!

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                • Elvis operator

                  Hi it would be extremely useful if we had the Elvis operator.

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                  • ForegroundColor

                    Change the text color with Console.ForegroundColor

                    That the code can be used:
                    Console.ForegroundColor = ConsoleColor.DarkBlue;

                    Console.Write ("Hello");

                    Console.ForegroundColor = ConsoleColor.DarkRed;

                    Console.WriteLine ("World");

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                    • Allow private main

                      The .net compiler for real stuff doesn’t require the class `Main()` is in to be public nor `Main()` itself to be public. In fact, there’s no reason to write any access specifier in code since it doesn’t need to be public and is just extra noise, so I normally don’t in my one-off programs. Even [the VS templates for simple console apps](https://gist.github.com/binki/1f8ed17ed87cf4e78d3771d6f77cd0f9) uses `private` (by allowing the default access by omitting the keyword).

                      Because .net fiddle doesn’t support this, it is impossible to copy/paste simple programs from VS into it to share with others with all the output,…

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                      • Allow at least 2 views for MVC examples

                        It would be nice to see form submits pass through a controller method to another view. Currently I'm just throwing an exception to see passed values (https://dotnetfiddle.net/jZQKsM).

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                        • Support Classroom Structure

                          Allow for a teacher/student structure whereby a teacher can have access to students' files and create tutorials on .NET Academy visible to only students.

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                          • Improve Tidy Up functionality

                            As far my experience goes using dotnetfiddle.net, the "Tidy Up" functionality only remove unnecessary lines reducing code readability

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                            • Allow user input features such as "Console.ReadKey()" etc

                              Was just trying to run through the c# tutorial and realised the fiddler doesn't allow you to run code with Console.Read etc. Would be a nifty feature :)

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                              • Provide a way to create a new fiddle

                                It would come in handy to be able to click either the .NET Fiddle title in the top left corner, or a New Fiddle button to start over. Now, you have to refresh the page or go back to http://dotnetfiddle.net to create a new fiddle.

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                                • Link to author's other fiddles

                                  On top of each fiddle, it says "by <author's user name>". The author's username should be a link to take the user to all his/her fiddles.

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                                  • Debugging

                                    Allow the usage of debugging such as stepping into a function, out of a function, run, memory mapping, local variables and the whole nine yards. It is vital if you don't want users to write constantly Console.WriteLine() statements.

                                    Kindly, add debugging!

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                                    • User main page

                                      It would be nice to have a user page that lists the Fiddles that we have created. A main page of sorts.

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                                      • AutoCompletion of { } Shortcut for Console.WriteLine

                                        Curley braces autocompletion would be so nice
                                        and shortcut like cw + tab to write Console.WriteLine()

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                                        • Have `console` output handle *markdown* (optionally)

                                          It would be cool to mark some words as `code` and others as *emphasized*.

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