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API Documentation

I can't seem to find any guidance around this...is there a way to generate
API documention for my classes using VS2005?

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Pat McGovern
215-416-6490
Dec 5 '05 #1
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Patrick,

No, there is not, not outright. What you have to do is generate the XML
documentation from your class. Once you have that, there are third party
tools you can use which will create help files, HTML files, etc, etc through
an XML transformation.

Hope this helps.
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- Nicholas Paldino [.NET/C# MVP]
- mv*@spam.guard.caspershouse.com

"Patrick McGovern" <pa**************@unisys.cm> wrote in message
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I can't seem to find any guidance around this...is there a way to generate
API documention for my classes using VS2005?

--
Pat McGovern
215-416-6490

Dec 5 '05 #2
Nicholas,

thanks! that does help. i see that option now. Do you have the names of any
of those 3rd party tools?

pat

"Nicholas Paldino [.NET/C# MVP]" <mv*@spam.guard.caspershouse.com> wrote in
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Patrick,

No, there is not, not outright. What you have to do is generate the
XML documentation from your class. Once you have that, there are third
party tools you can use which will create help files, HTML files, etc, etc
through an XML transformation.

Hope this helps.
--
- Nicholas Paldino [.NET/C# MVP]
- mv*@spam.guard.caspershouse.com

"Patrick McGovern" <pa**************@unisys.cm> wrote in message
news:dn**********@trsvr.tr.unisys.com...
I can't seem to find any guidance around this...is there a way to generate
API documention for my classes using VS2005?

--
Pat McGovern
215-416-6490


Dec 5 '05 #3
Patrick McGovern wrote:
Nicholas,

thanks! that does help. i see that option now. Do you have the names
of any of those 3rd party tools?


NDoc (http://ndoc.sourceforge.net/)

Arnaud
MVP - VC
Dec 5 '05 #4

"Arnaud Debaene" <ad******@club-internet.fr> wrote in message
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Patrick McGovern wrote:
Nicholas,

thanks! that does help. i see that option now. Do you have the names
of any of those 3rd party tools?
NDoc (http://ndoc.sourceforge.net/)


thanks. i need one for VS 2005 though. kind of strange that MS doesnt
support this out of the box isnt it?

Arnaud
MVP - VC

Dec 6 '05 #5

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