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What is the shortcut for creating comments in visual studio where it auto generates the layout for creating XML comments?

Posted on 2009-07-07
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Hi some showed me how to create automated XML comments in Visual Basic but I cant remember how to get VS to autmaticlly create think it was three ''' then a tab but that doesnt work ? please jog my memory please.
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Just type three of the comment character in sequence:

VB.NET '''

C# ///
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It has to be typed in an appropriate location like before a function or event, wont work in the middle of page_load for example.

You are doing it right. If that's not working you need to check:
Tools>Options>C#>Advanced -- Generate XML documenation comments for ///
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Many thanks this has done the trick.

Cheers AdyPips
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There is no toggle for VB it should just work.
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