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  1. Show CompilerGenerated Code in C#

    Show the CompilerGenerated code in C#. Currently enabling the options shows only the class declarations.
    Eg:
    [CompilerGenerated]
    private static Action CS$<>9__CachedAnonymousMethodDelegate2;

    where as, it would be helpful if the tool can instead show something like this:
    [CompilerGenerated]
    private sealed class <>c__DisplayClass1
    {
    // Fields
    public int x;

    // Methods
    public void <Main>b__0()
    {
    this.x++;
    }
    }

    46 votes
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    • Break out methods from module into tab

      Why is the method shown in the context of the module? Why not allow us to review the method in its own tab independent of the rest of the module? Reflector allows this.

      3 votes
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      • Prefix with @ if name is a keyword

        When you decompile code e.g. into c# which was written in another language, it might be possible that words that are keywords in c# but not in the other language were used by the programmer as names. This will generate a syntax error in the decompiled code.
        E.g. in my case the word "base" was used as part of a namespace name. My prefixing "base" with an at sign (@) the syntax error can be fixed.

        5 votes
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        • A Config file to remove modules that crash application startup

          Ok when a user tries to open a deeply obfusticated module/application their will be a popup error and sometimes when the popup shows the application asks for user confirmation like "Ok" "accept" with a huge error than the Application will crash, so what im saying is create a way that the user can remove loaded modules from a config file to stop it from crashing.

          The error i have that crashes the application is:
          System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. ---> System.NotImplementedException: None
          at Mono.Cecil.SignatureReader.GetPrimitiveType(ElementType etype) in c:\Builds\245\Behemoth\ReleaseBranch Production Build\Sources\OpenSource\Mono.Cecil\Mono.Cecil\AssemblyReader.cs:line 3175
          at Mono.Cecil.SignatureReader.ReadTypeSignature(ElementType etype) in…

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          • Dont Open and Show New Version Dialog - instead notify via menu bar

            Each time i run your tool it often shows a dialog over the top of my assemblies view while I am working - about a new version or something similar.

            Its like a child that wants my constant attention - and it is annoying. Please put the notifications either in my tray (windows 7 +) or implement a polite notifications popup in the app itself.

            Don't BEG.

            14 votes
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            • Provide option to not include unneccesary parentheses from 'If' expressions when decompiling VB.NET code

              VB.NET (and BASIC-styled languages in general) have never required conditional expressions to be enclosed in parentheses, and it would be nice to have an option for making decompiled VB.NET code look a little more native by not putting 'if' expressions in parentheses.

              Maybe it's just me, but one of the reasons I have favored VB in over 20 years of professional programming is the English-styled keywords and relative lack of symbols in the syntax, which AFAIK are more for computers than humans.

              Without extraneous symbols, my brain often processes (well-written!) VB.NET code as fluently as pseudo-code, and I find that…

              2 votes
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              • Mixed display: See C# (or VB) mixed with IL

                It would be nice to have a single display where you can see what IL code is generated from each C# (or VB) code line.

                3 votes
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                • Format LINQ statements in extension method format

                  Many IEnumerable<T> queries are too complicated and not even suported by the classic query style (from ... where ... select). I suggest making it optional to use only extension method formatting to make it easier to comprehend.

                  152 votes
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                  • Maximize all methods on a class.

                    Maximize all methods on a class.

                    3 votes
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                    • Remember settings like de4dot options

                      It would be good for the program to remember the options selected for de4dot. Also there are more options in de4dot that could be added.

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                      • Provide options for VB.NET decompilation without ByVal keyword

                        ByVal has been the default for the VB.NET compiler for many years (possibly since VS2008), and it would be nice to have the option of decompiling to VB.NET without having to globally remove all of the unnecessary ByVals.

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                        • AssemblyList should be managed separately from the currently loaded assemblies

                          It's annoying that adding/removing assemblies in a session automatically affects a saved assembly list. This is not convenient as the lists are continuously changed without prompting.

                          There should be a separate management UI for these Lists.

                          3 votes
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                          • UML Class Generator

                            UML Class Generator, something like NClass ( http://nclass.sourceforge.net/ )

                            10 votes
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                            • Exe disassembler

                              An exe disassembler and tries to convert the disassembled code into C# or another native source. :D

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                              • need to be able to extract all source files into a folder without creating a project

                                Old project uses .net 1.0 or 1.1 but without that target platform it won't create a project, but I still need all the source files so I can create a new project.

                                2 votes
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                                • For missing references.

                                  For missing references: point the root, 'References', at a folder and it picks up the properly named assemblies, then point at another folder to pick up any remaining assemblies, etc.

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                                  • Reflexil updated to v1.9 please update the Assembly Editor Plugin.

                                    Please update your Assembly Editor Plugin with the latest source from Reflexil v 1.9:

                                    https://github.com/sailro/Reflexil/releases

                                    12 votes
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                                    • Do not unload a DLL when the file on disk is deleted.

                                      When I rebuild a DLL the original file gets deleted and JD shows me a dialog box alerting me to that fact.
                                      Eventually the DLL is recreated, but by now I have to tell JD to load the DLL again from scratch.

                                      I would rather have a model where the decompiled version of the DLL stays in JD (just like it happens in Reflector).
                                      I would also accept a model where JD automatically reloads a DLL when the file changes on disk (perhaps with an option to do it automatically or on demand).

                                      The only one I don't like is…

                                      9 votes
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                                      • hook up decompiler into LinqPad

                                        Hook up decompiler into LinqPad to make a fast decompilation as it is being used. http://stackoverflow.com/a/29868908/2613020

                                        6 votes
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                                        • Unicode text support inside source files

                                          when source file (aka .cs file) contains Unicode text, JustDecompile could not show texts in Unicode format and after decompiling the assembly these texts are unreadable.

                                          4 votes
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