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  1. Help me identify what filters I have set on my grid

    In the RadGrid, when a column has been filtered, the indicator is too subtle and is hard to see. The filter icon should be filled with a more solid colour so it can be identified at a glance.

    Plus, the default out of the box experience should be "Black"

    The coloured filter icon on the grid is too subtle and is difficult to identify at a glance. Please make it completely black
    Figure: The coloured filter icon on the grid is too subtle and is difficult to identify at a glance. Please make it completely black
  2. Help me find sample code to do common things

    I believe the RADGrid needs a sample code portal to show common things.

    Here is an example of something that finding documentation is extremely hard:

            private void radGVOptionalFiltering_MouseClick(object sender, MouseEventArgs e)
            {
                if (radGVOptionalFiltering.CurrentRow == null)
                    return;
    
                GridViewRowInfo Row = radGVOptionalFiltering.CurrentRow;
                if (Row.HierarchyLevel == 1) // Top Level
                    Row.IsExpanded = !Row.IsExpanded; // Toggle the expanded property
            }
                        
    Figure: The code to have the sub items with children expand in one click (rather than 4 clicks)
    With that code clicking on a row can be done in one click
    Figure: With that code clicking on a row can be done in one click
  3. Help me not have Data loss - please save on each green run '>"

    Get your test working beautifully
    Run it
    Have a Blue Screen of Death (aka PC crashes)
    Restart PC
    Open VS 2010
    It asks to recover, I say "yes?
    And all my tests are lost!!!!

    Save all the tests
    Figure: Save tests on each green run ">"
  4. (little one) Help me know about the great debugger

    When red have the hover text "Double click on red cross for help in debugging" on the *whole* record
    And even better add a right click menu "Open Debugger"

    Stuck on Step 5
    Figure: I am now stuck on Step5 and I have no idea why - tell me about your great debugger
  5. Rich client software comes with a responsibility to automatically update your software

    The version should be automatically updated.
    Figure: Are you ever running an old version of Chrome or TweetDeck? They always are proactive and get you on the latest version.
    Please read our rule about version update.
  6. Testers need to debug #0 – Fix the Copy and Paste to Excel

    This is a bug.
    Figure: Copying and Pasting to Excel does not work at all

    Note: Also requested in Telerik Test: Testers need to debug #0 – Fix the Copy and Paste to Excel

Acknowledgments

Adam Cogan