How to use in the TOC a descriptive title instead of the namespace

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Custom Item

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Extract comments which are inside the function

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Answered here: https://shfb.codeplex.com/discussions/646892

Generated website does not work

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Section Ordering

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Run-time error when building a help project

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Always show parameters of memberfunctions

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Can I Use Sandcastle for Objective-C code documentation generation?

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Sandcastle only supports parsing managed code assemblies for reflec...

Specific Class for "Namespace Group" Documentation

first post: fletort wrote: The NamespaceDoc class can be used to document namespace. Is a Gr...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: There isn't support for a group doc class but it makes sense to add...

Inserting code examples on custom page in tabs

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latest post: Kate278 wrote: Dear Eric, thanks for the information. Kind regards, Katya

How to determine the GUID of the root namespace container page?

first post: alekdavis wrote: In the introduction section, I want to create a short table of cont...

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Error caused by a query string parameter in the externalLink's linkUri property

first post: alekdavis wrote: In a conceptual topic, I have an externalLink element under topic -...

latest post: alekdavis wrote: Oh, duh. Can't believe I missed it. Thanks Eric.

How to include a copyright symbol in the Copyright notice text field?

first post: alekdavis wrote: Normally, a copyright note includes an HTML symbol used to display ...

latest post: alekdavis wrote: Great, I'll try that. Thanks. UPDATE: Tried it and it works. Also n...

answered by: EWoodruff wrote: As noted in the [help topic](http://www.ewoodruff.us/shfbdocs/html/...

Documentation of inherited members from external library

first post: mwild wrote: Dear all I have the problem that I am using an external library w...

latest post: mwild wrote: Eric, Many thanks for the prompt help. What got me confused was th...

Adding Image to a header

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: The presentation styles have always supported adding a logo to the ...

Class reference documentation tree structure support

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: You'll need to write a plug-in for SHFB that modifies the intermedi...

How to remove internal interfaces from class help page?

first post: BarbaMariolino wrote: Hi,I have a class that implements many internal interfaces and I wo...

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Sandcastle Guided Installation

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: The Sandcastle Styles project has been closed. All Sandcastle deve...

Warning "MSDN URL not found for target"

first post: pedautreppe wrote: Hello, in my code, I have some methods that is based on the "Mic...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: The warnings are normal and can be ignored. If they are bothersome...

How to add XML code snippets to conceptual topics

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Can you be more specific? There's the codeReference element and th...

What is the Presentation Style Used in the Sandcastle Help Documentation

first post: AnitaAndrew wrote: Hi, What is the presentation style used in the Sandcastle Help do...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: What you see is what's currently available. There isn't a specific...

answered by: EWoodruff wrote: SHFB still uses the VS2005 presentation style. I had some issues w...

Build SHFB from source code - problems with reflection data.

first post: shipwreckman wrote: Hi Eric (or anyone else who could help), I am trying to build the s...

latest post: shipwreckman wrote: Ooops, wrong forum - sorry!

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Link API Members from Conceptual

first post: TeaMaster wrote: Hi! I'm trying to link the "All methods"/members page of a class fr...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: This was brought up in a recent thread in the SHFB project. I adde...

Display build time in documentation

first post: Atrejoe wrote: Would it be possible to include the build date and time of the docu...

latest post: Atrejoe wrote: Just for completeness, replacement tags are documented here: [Custo...

asp classic

first post: geronimo75 wrote: Is there anyway to generate xml documentation for asp classic proje...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Sandcastle only works with .NET assemblies such as those generated ...

Remove or Limit Index Entries

first post: kjopc wrote: Where would I look to change or eliminate the way Sandcastle genera...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: The index keywords are generated in the *metadata*.xsl transformati...

Trim an assembly's build version number

first post: kjopc wrote: I'm doing API documentation. Sandcastle's assembly reflection is a ...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Just to let you know, I've made the change as described. In the ne...

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Code example c# / vb.net question

first post: WJBons wrote: Hi, I am just new tro sandcastle and figuring out all the feature...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Assuming you are using the VS 2010 presentation style, it's a limit...

Unable to create code documentation for winrt component?

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Strange indentation on firstline of code block,

first post: lo92fr wrote: Hello, I experience stange behaviour using the <code> maml elemen...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: If you're using the Sandcastle Help File Builder, you've probably g...

Trouble generating docs for enums in VS 2010 project

first post: lsampath wrote: I have a VS 2010 project, that I am using Sandcastle (along with th...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Replied here: https://shfb.codeplex.com/discussions/453786 Eric

Class Summary also appearing on all public Struct Members help pages

first post: JimmyJ123 wrote: I've added a <summary> for my main class, however that same summary...

latest post: JimmyJ123 wrote: Thank you, That solved the problem. James

Can I hide "Missing <summary> documentation" warnings

first post: BorisUK wrote: When the <summary> XML block is missing from the code, the Sandcast...

latest post: BorisUK wrote: In the spirit of answering my own question ... visibility of the 'M...

Code attribute to disable inclusion in help file

first post: viklele wrote: Hi, Is there a way (for example by adding an attribute in code) to...

latest post: viklele wrote: Thanks Eric. I will try that. Also thanks for update on project st...

Missing shared content item

first post: trailway wrote: I am running the 1.9.7.0 help file builder on Windows 8 x64 and am ...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: I'm not able to duplicate that warning with the VS2010 or VS2005 pr...

generate doc. from website

first post: alebencz wrote: I am trying to generate documentation for a WebSite, but, I don't h...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Its not enough just to modify the Web.config file. It must be able...

Custom Presentation Style with custom header layout

first post: moleone wrote: hi, Version Compiler: 2.7.3.0 Version Builder: 1.9.7.0 I'm tr...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: The logo can be a permanent part of the style if you like. It's im...

WCF Web Services and REST API Documentation.

first post: lexnn wrote: Hi, I'm working on a public API and we are using WCF to expose the...

latest post: YoGoUrT wrote: Hi both of you. I'm also looking to document a web service and I w...

codeEntityReference - Change target online MSDN .Net Framework version

first post: Mythran wrote: I have the following codeEntityReference: <codeEntityReference> ...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: That isn't currently supported. It's something I plan on looking i...

Document to use SandCastle

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namespace heirarchy

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: There isn't currently a way to do that. Most likely it would invo...

Oracle DLL

first post: Babe59 wrote: Hello Is it a way to avoid this sort of message " Warn: ResolveR...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: If you are using the Sandcastle Help File Builder, you can use the...

How to display all members in the class topic ?

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latest post: mathrb wrote: Thanks for the response I didn't noticed i was on sandcastle, both...

Is there a way to prevent private getter / setter being documented?

first post: Kruncher wrote: When documenting my source I have found that private setters are b...

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Project Status Update #1

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: As noted on the home page for this project, Microsoft has ceased d...

Help for Some Style Issues about SandCastle

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Regarding #1, the element appears to be working as expected. Are ...

Silverlight 5 - Unresovled assembly reference

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token limitations

first post: dalong wrote: hello, i have the following token definition <item id="IP_ERR_MAN...

latest post: dalong wrote: ok, thanks, sounds good.

Including Word document into CHM files...

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F1 Visual Studio integration problem

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latest post: diordonez wrote: Voila, with the last fix (OCT 13 2012) it works very well. I've tes...

Silent Installation.

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PLEASE READ: Final Project Status Update

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Project Status Update #2

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: There has been a change of plans. I'll post details soon and the n...

What to store in source control?

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latest post: dnorthut wrote: We have settled on storing the project file only and have set up .g...

Sandcastle Vs 2010 styles: How can I change the default language tab?

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latest post: congdanhdt wrote: Thank you for an awesome release, Eric

Using Tokens in Conceptual Content Topics

first post: hnasser wrote: Hi I have created a tokens file that contain my commonly used maml...

latest post: hnasser wrote: thanks Eric, that worked for me.

Remarks section on Overloads page

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latest post: kwat wrote: Cracked it. I need <summary> tags as in: <overloads> <summar...

Documentation of configuration files

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: If your configuration file has an XML schema and you are using SHFB...

Documentation for a struct parameterless constructor

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latest post: mightymuke wrote: Thanks for the response. A struct has an implicit parameterless con...

Automation in WebSite Projects

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Documenting WebSite edit (global) name

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Copying the files between presentation styles is a bad idea as they...

Preview code with 1.9.4.0

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latest post: checho_85 wrote: Here it is if someone looks for it: http://shfb.codeplex.com/workit...

Default arguments to methods not indicated

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: The latest release (Sandcastle v2.7.0.0 or SHFB v1.9.4.0) adds supp...

Chm error after download from share

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: A quick search suggests that they cannot be digitally signed, thoug...

Attributes on types and members are missing.

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: For now, that is the case. I took a look at solving the issue a wh...

WCF REST Api Documentation

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Link to specific section of .aml file from xml documentation

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latest post: spunkmyer wrote: Hi Eric, Thanks for help thats works great now :)

Locating missing documentation

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Ran Sandcastle; now what?

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: The GUI included with Sandcastle itself is rather basic and not ver...

Are there different versions of Sandcastle for different .NET?

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latest post: RodAtWork wrote: Thank you, EWoodruff.

Alternative format and presentation styles

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latest post: b1874 wrote: Thanks Eric, PowerShell cmdlets use MAML. I'd like to leverage Sand...

Unregnized element.

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latest post: tomobilplus wrote: Changing the configuration section in the web.config file fix it. I...

Help topics integrated into VisualStudio11 are not opening

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NamespaceDoc.cs file builds classes but not namespace in documentation

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latest post: gmdodaro wrote: Ok, I found the problem. It was incorrect syntax and obsolete refer...

Some topics get created but some do not

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latest post: mikevanoo wrote: Apologies, this should have gone in the SHFB project.

Sandcastle April 2012 v2.7.0.0 Now Available

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Generate documentation after build

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: It depends on whether you're using something like the Sandcastle He...

Can generated documentation be viewed on a Mac?

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latest post: SelormeyPaul wrote: There are viewers for HtmlHelp 1.x compiled help files on both Mac ...

SendCastle Documentation Compaq Framework

first post: inovamobil wrote: I have Framework 4.0 installed on my machine when I generate docum...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: SHFB is using MSBuild 4.0 which is normal but that's unrelated to t...

Distributing my documentation?

first post: LKeene wrote: Hello, I have 2 very simple questions: 1) How do I enable my docum...

latest post: LKeene wrote: Okay, it seems that this is security behavior by design. I bypass i...

Sandcastle Help File Builder v1.9.4.0 Now Available

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sandcastle building error "System.OutOfMemory"

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: It appears to be running out of memory applying the XSL transformat...

SandcastleGui.exe

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latest post: EWoodruff wrote: It was added as a basic example of using MSBuild with the Sandcastl...

Silverlight 5 with WCF RIA Services

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Sandcastle issues BHT0001 Warning message

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Controlling where namespaces appear in table of contents

first post: rmacfadyen wrote: Is it possible to control where a namespace appears in the table o...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: It depends on what you're using to build the help file. For exampl...

Attribute testing on a member does not work

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latest post: Zolka wrote: Hi Paul,I am sorry about the few information I gave.I was using the...

How to add platform icons to generated help

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latest post: SelormeyPaul wrote: Hello All,I have finally completed the articles on the version and ...

User Defined Tags

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latest post: gustyn wrote: Ah, really good info. Thanks for the background. It helps me unde...

Sandcastle in TeamCity with additional content only fails

first post: caldis wrote: Hi,I have been trying to get a documentation project to run, but to...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: Are you sure the Team City project is using the SHFB project you ex...

Sandcastle Help File Builder v1.9.3.4 (Beta 2) Now Available

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how to handle documentation sources in different locations in release and debug

first post: RichClarke wrote: I don't see a way of changing the path to the documentation sources...

latest post: RichClarke wrote: Thanks Eric, the problem was that I was using the assembly and XML ...

Remove scripts from the topic header

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latest post: tddrchrdsn wrote: Eric,Disregard the previous post. There was a bit of code I neglect...

Sandcastle project status

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latest post: tom103 wrote: Paul, Eric,Thanks a lot, this solution works perfectly !Regards, ...

Sandcastle-to-Flare integration: scrolling issue

first post: tddrchrdsn wrote: Hello,We use MadCap Flare to generate WebHelp output of our product...

latest post: tddrchrdsn wrote: Eric,Turns out that SplitScreen.js was causing the problem. There w...

How to group assemblies in Table of Content?

first post: Prakashcodeplex wrote: How to group assemblies in Table of Content (i.e. Business Logic La...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: There isn't a way to do that with Sandcastle by default. However, ...

Member Type and Visibility Grouping

first post: ja_rose wrote: Document! X produces help files with the members being grouped and ...

latest post: EWoodruff wrote: There is no option to do that in Sandcastle. It's possible that it...

Error BE0043 - MREFBUILDER : error : Unresolved assembly reference

first post: matty_b wrote: Another one of these I'm afraid. I've tried all the previously reco...

latest post: konradmuh wrote: Try using Wildcard References Plug-In. Configure it to find problem...

Sandcastle Help File Builder v1.9.3.3 (Beta 1) Now Available

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Global option for inheritdoc ?

first post: cproch wrote: Hi, i understand the usage of the <inheritdoc/> Tag. But it's annoy...

latest post: SelormeyPaul wrote: Hello Christian,Have you actually added comments to GetType() and f...