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JH
In C# you can use /// to put comments and then create and XML
documentation by going to Tools/Build web comments.

Can you do this in VB.NET ? If not what Plugins do I need?

Any help is greatly appreciated

John
Nov 20 '05 #1
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Hi JH,

Is in the next version, when you want it in this, you can use these links, I
do not know how they are compatible with the new Microsoft version in
VB.2005

For VB.NET 2002/2003:

VB Commenter
<http://www.gotdotnet.com/team/ide/>
-> section "VB Commenter"

XML Documentation
<http://www.gotdotnet.com/team/vb/>
-> section "XML Documentation"

VBXC - VB.NET XML Commentor
<http://vbxmldoc.tor-erik.net/index.shtml>

NDOC (formerly DOC.NET)
<http://ndoc.sourceforge.net/>

VB.DOC
<http://vb-doc.sourceforge.net/>

<http://www.gotdotnet.com/Community/W...id=112b5449-f7
02-46e2-87fa-86bdf39a17dd>
I hope this helps a little bit?

Cor
Nov 20 '05 #2

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* "JH" <yh*******@yahoo.com> scripsit:
In C# you can use /// to put comments and then create and XML
documentation by going to Tools/Build web comments.

Can you do this in VB.NET ? If not what Plugins do I need?


There is more than one tool available for this purpose:

For VB.NET 2002/2003:

My XML Comments FAQ:

VB Commenter
<URL:http://www.gotdotnet.com/team/ide/>
-> section "VB Commenter"

XML Documentation
<URL:http://www.gotdotnet.com/team/vb/>
-> section "XML Documentation"

VBXC - VB.NET XML Commentor
<URL:http://vbxmldoc.tor-erik.net/>

NDOC (formerly DOC.NET)
<URL:http://ndoc.sourceforge.net/>

VB.DOC
<URL:http://vb-doc.sourceforge.net/>

<URL:http://www.gotdotnet.com/Community/Workspaces/Workspace.aspx?id=112b5449-f702-46e2-87fa-86bdf39a17dd>

XML comments will be introduced to VB.NET in version 2005 ("Whidbey").

C# XML comments:

<URL:http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/en-us/csref/html/vclrfTagsForDocumentationComments.asp>

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Herfried K. Wagner [MVP]
<URL:http://dotnet.mvps.org/>
Nov 20 '05 #3

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