Issue with portable class library as refrence

My project's documentation does not compile. It is a standard (not portable) class library which has a portable class library as one of its references. This is the error: MRefBuilder : error : Unr...

Id #13239 | Release: None | Updated: Jul 3 at 8:11 PM by Sepehr | Created: Jul 3 at 8:03 PM by Sepehr

Add the ability to play videos (.mp4, .wmv, .avi) in CHM files

It would be a really nice enhancement for the SandCastle Help File Builder to be able to accept various types of video formats as part of the <mediaLink> tag structure. Especially if the video coul...

Id #13237 | Release: None | Updated: Jul 1 at 10:55 PM by dkemlage | Created: Jun 30 at 11:25 PM by dkemlage

ShowMissingComponent issue

I've encountered an issue with ShowMissingComponent. Here's my case: Visual Studio 2012 for Windows 8 /// <summary> /// Byte List To Byte Array. /// </summary> ///...

Id #13227 | Release: None | Updated: May 29 at 7:24 PM by EWoodruff | Created: May 29 at 1:23 AM by k_kato

Add support for Markdown.md output

It would be amazing if, in addition to HTML, you could output github .md markdown files. This would enable you to upload the entire library reference directly to the github project's wiki. Sorry l...

Id #13225 | Release: None | Updated: May 27 at 9:12 PM by SharpGIS | Created: May 27 at 9:05 PM by SharpGIS

SHFB doesn't handle GenerateProjectSpecificOutputFolder=true

In a solution containing a C# project and a sandcastle project, if you enable GenerateProjectSpecificOutputFolder during build, SHFB is not able to find the assembly. It's looking for assemblies In...

Id #13042 | Release: None | Updated: Sep 11, 2013 at 3:05 PM by EWoodruff | Created: Sep 11, 2013 at 9:21 AM by GuillaumeM

Generation of API documentation for inherited members when DocumentInheritedMembers is false

We are using Sandcastle to generate our API Reference, but we do not want to include inherited members. That's why we have set the DocumentInheritedMembers to false. But for some of our classes we ...

Id #12784 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jan 30, 2013 at 8:28 AM by RosenVl

Help file doesn't contain members

Please delete this item. It's a duplicate by accident. Thanks.

Id #12494 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by rschwenn | Created: Sep 21, 2012 at 10:27 PM by rschwenn

Help file doesn't contain members

Hi, I've successfully used SHFB for code documenting using VS projects as documentation source. But now I downloaded the Reactive Extensions Library (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh24298...

Id #12493 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by rschwenn | Created: Sep 21, 2012 at 10:17 PM by rschwenn

VS 2010 styles not working in VisualStudio 2012 help system

The VS 2010 styles wont work at all, only blank pages will be displayed when clicking in the help topics. The VS 2005 styles do work but these are a little boring!   Maybe a new 2012 style is neede...

Id #12480 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Sep 12, 2012 at 3:11 PM by bjallemad

32/64 bit OS Check Bug

I had a legacy system on which a 32 bit Win XP was installed. Previously it had a 64 bit Win7 installed on the same machine. As a consequence the old Program Files (x86) folder still existed. I cou...

Id #12310 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by m0sa | Created: Jul 4, 2012 at 8:39 AM by m0sa

VS2010 Presentation Style misses line breaks in code examples using Firefox

Using the new beta presentation style VS2010 the code examples are displayed in a signle, very long line when using Firefox v6 and v12. Line breaks are correctly displayed when viewing the same doc...

Id #12304 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jul 3, 2012 at 7:54 AM by jbaehr

The right side content is not visible anymore in IE 10 from Windows Release Preview

The HTML help generated by Sandcastle Help File Builder is broken in IE 10 from Windows 8 Release Preview. The right side content is not visible anymore. Could you please check this and provide a w...

Id #12273 | Release: None | Updated: Aug 13 at 6:37 AM by omlin | Created: Jun 21, 2012 at 5:24 AM by helpmaintainer

My generic class gets StackOverflowException by MRefBuilder (v2.7.0.0)

My public generic class gets an unexpected error during build step in SHFB stating "Process is terminated due to StackOverflowException". I have attached the sample Visual Studio project in the att...

Id #12270 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jun 19, 2012 at 10:33 AM by rajneeshdewan

SandCastle only generates 1 HTML file

I have installed the SandCastle plugin for Visual Studio. The steps I follow are:   1.- Create a new SandCastle project. 2.- Add the references to my project 3.- Compile the SC project.   The probl...

Id #12159 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: May 17, 2012 at 7:24 PM by Robch

Nested Class Constructor Does Not Show Up

We have a nested class with a public constructor. It is marked as deprecated, but is still public and preset. NDoc generated the documentation for it, but Sandcastle 2.7.0.0 apparently does not.

Id #12074 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by rpkrajewski | Created: Apr 27, 2012 at 7:11 PM by rpkrajewski

Right-Hand Pane Content Not Visible In IE 10, Windows CP 8

This is using the vs2010 Style of web site output, opening the top-level Index.html locally (as a file, not over http).   Normally, on older versions of IE on older versions of Windows, you will ge...

Id #12073 | Release: None | Updated: Sep 8 at 9:06 AM by SimonHughes | Created: Apr 27, 2012 at 6:54 PM by rpkrajewski

Cannot resolve assembly reference: Windows

Hi all,   I'm working in a metro app style project This is error I got when generating documentation: MREFBUILDER : error : Unresolved assembly reference: Windows (Windows, Version=255.255.255.255...

Id #12071 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Apr 25, 2012 at 1:05 PM by Monday9

Upgrading to the latest version breaks building via MSBuild.

I ran into the issue located here (http://stackoverflow.com/questions/8703642/mysteriously-failing-sandcastle-build-only-when-built-by-teamcity) after upgrading our build server from a previous ver...

Id #12067 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by blake05 | Created: Apr 24, 2012 at 7:06 PM by blake05

Provide a zip-only download option and\or a nuget-enabled package

Thank you for Sandcastle June 2010 Release (Version 2.6.1062.1).   I would like to request a zip-only download option and\or a nuget-enabled package.   In this way, if there are two help projects u...

Id #11949 | Release: None | Updated: Jun 19, 2013 at 7:34 AM by batfer | Created: Mar 29, 2012 at 1:24 AM by icnocop

Support Silverlight 5 with WCF RIA Services out of the box

This issue has been posted at http://shfb.codeplex.com/workitem/32367 instead.

Id #11865 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by Daniel_Svensson | Created: Mar 7, 2012 at 7:37 AM by Daniel_Svensson

Many warnings when using the .NET 4.0 Framework

When targeting the .NET 4.0 framework, the CopyFromIndexComponent gives a lot of warnings.   In .NET 4.0 the same type is implemented in multiple assemblies and namespaces are spread over multiple ...

Id #11844 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Mar 6, 2012 at 2:50 AM by DonFehr

MREFBUILDER : error : Unresolved assembly reference

Generating Docs from an assembly that uses SAP BusinessObjects Crystal Reports ends up in a missing reference. In fact, the mentioned assembly "BusinessObjects.Licensing.KeycodeDecoder" cannot be f...

Id #11747 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by TATWORTH | Created: Feb 10, 2012 at 9:41 AM by zaengi

Method with generic argument appears twice in derived class docs.

Given the following code:   public abstract class GenericClassBase<T> {   /// <summary> /// Summary /// </summary> /// <param name="arg1">arg1</param> protected abstract void Method1(T arg1);   } ...

Id #11303 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by JayTeeAitch | Created: Sep 25, 2011 at 12:18 PM by JayTeeAitch

Issue with Inheritance Hierarchy: does not show all descendants

The Inheritance section of the generated documentation does not document all descendants of a class it would appear to stop at the first fork in the hierarchy   From the included projects I would h...

Id #11283 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by kazac | Created: Sep 20, 2011 at 9:23 AM by kazac

Inherited members are missing

I am using the latest Sancastle (2.6.1062.1) and SCFB (1.9.3.0). I apologize in advance if this is a SCFB issue, I am not 100% clear on which components are responsible for this functionality.   W...

Id #11110 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jul 21, 2011 at 5:31 PM by MattAdam

Mrefbuilder.exe v2.6.10621.1 crash

I am enabling the documentprivates option of Sandcastle Help File Builder which I believe is required in order to automatically inherit documentation for explicit interface implementations. I am g...

Id #11066 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jun 27, 2011 at 7:52 PM by rcollette

Links in <summary> are lost in mshelp abstract and meta description

Using Sandcastle v2.6.10621.1, and the vs2005 style.   I have the following summary: <summary>Frees any resources associated with the <see cref="T:Some.Namespace.SomeClass" />.</summary>   This pro...

Id #10857 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by KeithSware | Created: May 3, 2011 at 10:04 AM by paulcrockett

Suppress Usage Note for Type Parameter

Sandcastle generates an automatic "Usage Note" for each type parameter block, like this:   "Usage Note" "In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type...

Id #10251 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by shuohus | Created: Feb 26, 2011 at 8:24 AM by cnahr

BuildAssembler is taking too much memory

I'm using it ot generate documentation for NopCommerce. While building docs at some stages it takes more 1 GB RAM (max I see is 1.6GB). If I enable DocumentPrivate it give outOfMemory exception, so...

Id #10232 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by KeithSware | Created: Feb 21, 2011 at 6:31 AM by safknw

Support for .NET 4.0

I have installed: Sandcastle 2.6.10621.1 SHFB 1.9.1.0 Latest Sandcastle Styles patch [1]   I have created a .NET 4.0 class library with XML documentation; I have created a new SHFB project and set ...

Id #10165 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by bartelink | Created: Jan 28, 2011 at 1:54 PM by richarddeeming

Members using the 'fixed' keyword are documented incorrectly

When using the reserved word 'fixed' on a class member, that member is documented incorrectly in the syntax section. It appears to be a combination of problems in MRefBuilder and the syntax compon...

Id #10107 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by KeithSware | Created: Jan 9, 2011 at 6:29 PM by EWoodruff

HHC.exe: Not enough memory error.

HHC.exe crashes with a fatal error (Not enough memory. [...]). This happens with the latest Sandcastle build (2010); I have around 7000 generated htm files; I've tried both with a .NET 3.5 project,...

Id #10043 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by adamcaviness | Created: Dec 17, 2010 at 6:27 PM by SDolha

Add support for optional arguments

C# 4 added optional arguments (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd264739.aspx). Currently there is no way to tell whether an argument is optional in documentation generated by Sandcastle. Pl...

Id #9627 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by matspca | Created: Oct 13, 2010 at 6:21 PM by Sdb

MRefBuilder and overloaded Constructors / methods

In various classes a developer may have a constructor which he doesnt wish to be documented, but for internal reasons is declared public. In these cases a user can either exclude all the constructo...

Id #9125 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by lesthawk | Created: Aug 6, 2010 at 1:08 PM by lesthawk

<inheritdoc> to handle a concrete class with a generic base class that implements an interface

Here's my situation in pseudo code...   interface IFoo { /// <summary This method computes the roundtrip distance. /> double Distance(); }   // generic, managed C++ base class where T is an unma...

Id #9080 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jul 28, 2010 at 10:01 PM by cmarrion

TFS 2010 Sandcastle Build Activity

I'm tring to use the new June 2010 release of Sandcastle with TFS 2010 as a post build activity. I've looked and found C:\Program Files\Sandcastle\Examples\Sandcastle as an example that works with ...

Id #8970 | Release: None | Updated: Aug 21, 2013 at 1:47 PM by webdude | Created: Jul 12, 2010 at 5:12 PM by AllenFeinberg

VS 2010 & .NET 4

Hi, I have: Sandcastle-June 2010 Release (Version 2.6.1062.1) SHFB v1.9.1.0 Release   Build output is as followed: SHFB: Error BE0020: Unknown field tag: 'SDKLinks'   Do you have any idea what cau...

Id #8961 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by rshadman | Created: Jul 9, 2010 at 6:46 AM by hsinankara

Some pre elements are missing xml:space="preserve"

Some <pre> elements are missing xml:space="preserve" so that formatting is correctly preserved in code examples, samples, and snippets. Without it, such content is rendered incorrectly in MS Help ...

Id #8879 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jun 29, 2010 at 3:09 AM by EWoodruff

Several issues for extension methods when the 'this' parameter is of type Object

When an extension method's first parameter (the 'this' parameter) is of type Object, several very weird problems occur :   The method doesn't appear in the member list of the class in which it's d...

Id #8852 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by kbeckett | Created: Jun 24, 2010 at 10:49 PM by tom103

Sandcastle GUI Document Builder in Examples directory

I'm trying to run sandcastle from the GUI in the examples directory during the build it uses statements like below where it has double slash at the root sandcastle directory and doesn't work.   md ...

Id #8846 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by gmamaladze | Created: Jun 24, 2010 at 4:44 PM by brenchld

MRefBuilder does not document type members

Let's assume we have three assemblies. First defines entities and contains interfaces of entities. Second defines interfaces use entities. And third contains realizations of entities and interface...

Id #8409 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by Forester | Created: May 19, 2010 at 8:49 PM by Forester

Sandcastle doesn't reflectes some classes in FW 4.0 RTM

I'm working with Framework 4.0 project   when I'm trying to generate chm from that project, any classes that contains references to Lazy<T> or Tuple<T> classes are generated with no properties at ...

Id #8407 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: May 19, 2010 at 4:40 PM by danrub

After install DXROOT always C:

I can install Sandcastle to an other drive as C:, but the environment variable DXROOT is always c:\Prgram Files (x86)\Sandcastle\ If I change the drive letter, it functions well. I installed on 64 ...

Id #8237 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by Laca222 | Created: May 4, 2010 at 10:12 AM by Laca222

hana presentation cannot collapse OVERLOAD FUNCTIONS into only ONE row ?

so, how to link to a overload list like vs2005 presentation ? thanks

Id #7999 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by Lyu_KingT | Created: Apr 14, 2010 at 6:15 AM by Lyu_KingT

Generic descendant of a generic base class misses overloaded methods from documentation

In the documentation of the following code, TestClass doesn't contain the overloaded methods from its base. It works even if TestClass is not generic. It goes wrong in MrefBuilder. I attached a sam...

Id #7803 | Release: None | Updated: May 23, 2013 at 3:28 PM by EWoodruff | Created: Apr 8, 2010 at 10:22 AM by scsaba

omitVersionInformation variable declaration is missing in VS2005 style

Add the following line to VS2005\Transforms\main_sandcastle.xsl after the omitXmlnsBoilerplate variable declaration:   <xsl:param name="omitVersionInformation" select="'false'" />

Id #6858 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jan 5, 2010 at 2:47 AM by EWoodruff

Support term element in bullet and number list types

This will match the behavior or NDoc. In the transforms\main_sandcastle.xsl file in each of the three main presentation style file folders, replace the "li" section in the "list[@type='bullet']" a...

Id #6803 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Dec 29, 2009 at 2:21 AM by EWoodruff

Add code contract support for VS2005 style

See attached file for the changes.

Id #6790 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by aalmada | Created: Dec 26, 2009 at 10:31 PM by EWoodruff

Support starting number on numbered lists

For API topics, replace the "list[@type='number']" template in the transforms\main_sandcastle.xsl file in each of the three main presentation style file folders:   <xsl:template match="list[@type='...

Id #6789 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Dec 26, 2009 at 7:59 PM by EWoodruff

Support for definition list type is missing

Add the following template to the transforms\main_sandcastle.xsl file in each of the three main presentation style file folders:   <xsl:template match="list[@type='definition']"> <dl class="authore...

Id #6788 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Dec 26, 2009 at 7:57 PM by EWoodruff

Add missing resource items to Hana and Prototype styles

Add FSharpLabel to the Hana and Prototype shared_content.xml. <item id="FSharpLabel">F#</item>   Add OperatorsTopicTitle and operatorsIndexEntry to Hana reference_content.xml. <item id="OperatorsT...

Id #6787 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Dec 26, 2009 at 7:56 PM by EWoodruff

Enumeration topics should show the value of each enumeration member

See attached file for the changes to display the value of each enum member (VS2005 and Hana styles only). The Prototype style doesn't include individual enum value members in its reflection file s...

Id #6786 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by KeithSware | Created: Dec 26, 2009 at 7:55 PM by EWoodruff

Enumerated type members no longer contain a description in VS2005 style

This is a bug in the July 2009 source code release.   The getEnumMemberDescription template is wrong. A copy of the getElementDescription template was made but there are two copies. The one in ma...

Id #6785 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by jacksonyin | Created: Dec 26, 2009 at 7:51 PM by EWoodruff

Syntax Generation Ignores Numeric Values in Attributes

It appears that Sandcastle's syntax generators ignore numeric values in attributes. Either I've missed this being reported already or it's surprising that nobody has yet :)   For example, the foll...

Id #6779 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:39 AM by KeithSware | Created: Dec 24, 2009 at 10:42 AM by davedev

Explicitly implemented generic interface member signatures differ between VS.NET compiler and MrefBuilder

The signature generated in the xml created by the VS.NET compiler (2008) looks like the following: <member name="M:Namespace.ClassName.System#Collections#Generic#ICollection{TControl}#Contains(0)">...

Id #5594 | Release: None | Updated: Aug 21, 2013 at 1:18 PM by webdude | Created: Sep 18, 2009 at 1:49 PM by lhannan

Cannot exclude explicitly implemented generic interface members from MrefBuilder

I am attempting to exclude some explicitly implemented generic interface members from my documentation (I'm using Sandcastle Help File Builder and the <exclude/> tag). The relevant section of the ...

Id #5593 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 25, 2013 at 10:26 AM by Kth78 | Created: Sep 18, 2009 at 1:14 PM by lhannan

copycode.gif should be CopyCode.gif

When building HTML using the VS2005 presentation template, the file copycode.gif is generated in the icons directory. The case of the file is wrong; it should be CopyCode.gif.   The incorrect case...

Id #5550 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by KeithSware | Created: Sep 8, 2009 at 5:53 AM by duncan_bayne

Can not generate xaml syntax for a "Brush" dependency property

I built a WPF control and there is a dependency property "MyBrush" in the control. The source code is: /// <summary> /// Gets or sets the brush for my control /// </summary> public ...

Id #5466 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by Jamebo | Created: Aug 25, 2009 at 9:36 AM by Jamebo

EULA/License expired

The current May 2008 release comes with an expired license: "2. TERM. The term of this agreement is until September 1, 2007, or commercial release of the software, whichever is first."

Id #4571 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by Kodision | Created: Jun 12, 2009 at 1:49 PM by michaelstum

Overridden method considered overload if signature differs only by generic constraint

Given a method with the signature: public abstract bool FooBar<T>(T someArg) where T : IList<T>   In a derived class, the signature becomes: public override bool FooBar<T>(T someArg)   The constrai...

Id #4553 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by MSW | Created: Jun 9, 2009 at 4:23 AM by Revenent

Missing Page in Website (404 error)

When creating a Website output in Sandcastle, if a user clicks to view the keyword index, a 404 page will be displayed in the main window.   This can be worked around by adding an index.aspx file ...

Id #4532 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jun 3, 2009 at 8:33 AM by bonexaw

Hierarchical Table of Content PlugIn Issue

If the Hierarchical Table of Content PlugIn is enabled, Website documentation can not be output in Sandcastle.   The builder will fail on the file: WebTOC.xml   And not output a complete xml file c...

Id #4531 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jun 3, 2009 at 8:24 AM by bonexaw

Cannot link to Overload page

Sandcastle does not correctly generate links to the overload page for a group of overloaded methods when a <see cref="..."/> link is specified without method arguments. Instead, the link incorrect...

Id #4476 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by kentcb | Created: May 25, 2009 at 9:04 AM by cnahr

Bug in conceptualExample\conceptual.config

The line:   <component type="Microsoft.Ddue.Tools.HxfGeneratorComponent" assembly="%DXROOT%\ProductionTools\BuildComponents.dll" input="%DXROOT%\Presentation\vs2005\seed.HxF" output=".\output\test....

Id #4366 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by Yves | Created: May 9, 2009 at 1:01 PM by Yves

Public Inner Classes Sorted Based On Inner Class Name Not Fully Qualified Class Name (Prototype Style)

In the prototype style public inner classes (which are a bad idea anyway) are sorted based on the inner class name rather than OuterClassName.InnerClassName format which is displayed in the list. T...

Id #4085 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by wbarthol | Created: Mar 17, 2009 at 6:22 AM by wbarthol

Generate Wiki compatible content

It would be wonderful to be able to target the CodePlex or MediaWiki wiki markup as the output instead of the standard Website/CHM formats. This would make it easy to deploy the documentation toa w...

Id #3980 | Release: None | Updated: Aug 21, 2013 at 1:48 PM by webdude | Created: Mar 5, 2009 at 5:48 AM by borrillis

Provide support for unmanaged C++

It would be really nice if Sandcastle had support for unmanaged C++ out of the box.

Id #3855 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 28, 2013 at 12:14 PM by danimuller | Created: Feb 26, 2009 at 7:26 AM by goloroden

Generate Word or PDF formats

Regulated industries need to produce documents for inclusion in the Design History File

Id #3854 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by DerikJ | Created: Feb 26, 2009 at 12:55 AM by MScottReed

Cannot use a hyphen in the title

I'm using DocProject to generate the Sandcastle configuration. When I use a "-" (hyphen/dash) in the "Documentation set name" which is then used in the CHM's title bar and in the filename, this is ...

Id #3780 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by shatl | Created: Feb 11, 2009 at 12:59 PM by juliandominguez

MAML - XSLT Generates Self-Closing Tag for Bookmarks (Firefox Issue)

When an address attribute is used in MAML, such as <section address="hello"/>, Sandcastle generates HTML such as, <a name="hello"/>. Firefox ignores the fact that it's self-closing. The result is...

Id #3652 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by goloroden | Created: Jan 22, 2009 at 11:08 AM by davedev

Resolve link fails

I have problems with resolving links to some of the framework objects Most noticeable are   Resolve Links: No matches found for 'T:System.IDisposable' Resolve Links: No matches found for 'M:System...

Id #3415 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by dcdietrich | Created: Dec 1, 2008 at 7:46 AM by matshalf

Unable to view Conceptual Content topics

I added a number of new topics to aproject and all was well for around a week. I then began to get errors to the effect that there was an xml error on line 18. This was not so and removing the pa...

Id #3214 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Nov 11, 2008 at 9:44 AM by chrisgausden

Would like to include constant values in documentation

First, this is not a defect, but rather a request for an enhancement. I did not see a separate place for enhancements. If I have placed this in the wrong place, please direct me to the proper loc...

Id #2970 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by tyoas | Created: Oct 27, 2008 at 11:04 PM by tyoas

Run MrefBuilder /internals+ only if target needs documentation

I can't document my project's internals because MrefBuilder crashes against certain assemblies when the /internals+ option is specified (#2967).   I could work around the problem if Sandcastle onl...

Id #2969 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Oct 27, 2008 at 10:39 PM by garthrk

MrefBuilder /internal+ crashes on DundasWinGauge.dll

I can't document my project's internals because MrefBuilder v2.4.10520.1 fails with “unknown access level” when run against two Dundas control assemblies with internals enabled. This is with Dundas...

Id #2967 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by JKaas | Created: Oct 27, 2008 at 10:31 PM by garthrk

JavaScript syntax section is not shown in the Hana style

Add the following case code to function HideSelect() in Hana\Scripts\script_manifold.js:   case "javascript": //alert(lan); for (m=0; m<spanEles.length; m++) { ...

Id #2951 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Oct 26, 2008 at 1:21 AM by EWoodruff

autoOutline displays "Related Topics" instead of "See Also"

Originally reported in the Sandcastle Styles Project: http://www.codeplex.com/SandcastleStyles/WorkItem/View.aspx?WorkItemId=6244. Original discussion: http://www.codeplex.com/SandcastleStyles/Thre...

Id #2950 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Oct 26, 2008 at 1:19 AM by EWoodruff

Sections without text but with other elements are not rendered

Sections containing nothing but an image or a list of link elements are not rendered. In Hana\transforms\utilities_dduexml.xsl and VS2005\transforms\utilities_dduexml.xsl, change the first "if" st...

Id #2949 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Oct 26, 2008 at 1:16 AM by EWoodruff

Add address attribute support to several elements

The following elements lack support for the address attribute in the transformations. It is supported as defined in the schema and should be added to allow linking to these items: definedTerm, ent...

Id #2948 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Oct 26, 2008 at 1:13 AM by EWoodruff

Stylesheet updates needed to correct spacing and alignment

The spacing between paragraphs in lists is too close. The alignment of span#runningHeaderText is off. First header table needs a style applied to fix its alignment. See attachment for details of...

Id #2947 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Oct 26, 2008 at 1:06 AM by EWoodruff

Spurious references to parametrized class with inner class

REPRODUCE Create a new Visual C# Console Application project for .NET 3.5 project and use the attached file (Program.cs) as the only code file. Enable doc building (of course) and build. Create a ...

Id #2903 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by MSW | Created: Oct 24, 2008 at 11:18 AM by hanscf

Start topic is broken in Prototype model

Symptoms: After generating CHM file with Prototype style, start page is empty and wrong intermediate item is selected in the topic list. That happens because .hhp file contains wrong value in the "...

Id #2898 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Oct 23, 2008 at 2:04 PM by Dmnt

Generic keyword is missing in the class documentation

Hello, I currently use the last version of Sandcastle (May 2008 )with the last version of SHFB and the last patch for SandCastle provided my the community. I noticed that the generic keywor in not ...

Id #2696 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by clairec06 | Created: Oct 2, 2008 at 2:24 PM by clairec06

Installer should automatically uninstall previous version

The current and previous installers of Sandcastle simply display a warning message when a previous version is already installed, and ask users to manually uninstall from Control Panel. This is very...

Id #2665 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by lextm | Created: Sep 13, 2008 at 5:02 AM by lextm

"this" argument modifier not shown for extension methods

Extension methods should show the "this" modifier in front of their first argument. Currently, this modifier does not appear in Sandcastle documentation, nor any other indication that a method is ...

Id #2603 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by goloroden | Created: Aug 24, 2008 at 8:00 AM by cnahr

ChmBuilder produces an hhp file with BOM, causes hhc.exe error HHC4003

The ChmBuilder tool produces an hhp file with a Byte Order Mark (BOM) at the beggining of the file for UTF8 (EF BB BF). This causes an error when hhc tries to compile the chm file: HHC4003: Warning...

Id #2505 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by BryanDonaldson | Created: Jul 30, 2008 at 5:39 PM by rmccullough

Allow collapsing of sub-sections, too

At the moment, only top-level sections can be collapsed or expanded - this feature is not availble to sub-sections.   Could you please make collapsing available for sub-sections, too?

Id #2499 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by SelormeyPaul | Created: Jul 25, 2008 at 11:56 PM by goloroden

"Static" not translated for VB in <threadsafety> text

When I have a tag on a class like:   /// <threadsafety static="true" instance="false" />   the generated text is: "Static members of this type are safe for multi-threaded operations. Instance mem...

Id #2442 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jul 14, 2008 at 3:01 PM by Rob263

"Static" not translated for VB in <threadsafety> text

When I have a tag on a class like:

Id #2441 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by Rob263 | Created: Jul 14, 2008 at 2:57 PM by Rob263

Filenames in website output

Need to more careful with the upper and lower case letters in the filenames for the website output for those of us trying to upload to an Apache site where case matters. The files "Index.html" and ...

Id #2435 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by deeqat | Created: Jul 13, 2008 at 1:06 PM by deeqat

presentation.css not found

It appears that when the Website formatted files are served from a *NIX webserver, the presentation.css file is not found. This is because the file is actually named Presentation.css, which is a pr...

Id #2421 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by dot_NET_Junkie | Created: Jul 9, 2008 at 12:02 PM by zipper

Documentation is randomly missing from one or more libraries

I've got five projects as part of a documentation setup that have overlapping namespaces. The weird thing, is that each time I compile, the reflection engine works correctly, but it's randomly ign...

Id #2418 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jul 7, 2008 at 6:36 PM by robpaveza

HTML Help Compiler Stops Working

When trying to build a .chm file I get an error that the HTML Help Compiler has stopped working. This happens with the vs2005 and hana templetes. It does not happen with the Prototype templete. ...

Id #2417 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by davedev | Created: Jul 7, 2008 at 4:34 PM by dtheflin

vs2005: summary from outer class ends up on inner class member page

Give

Id #2416 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by sdahlbac | Created: Jul 7, 2008 at 9:29 AM by sdahlbac

Source Code missing

The source code is missing.   Easy fix: upload the source (or remove the whole project from the "open source" website that is CodePlex).   Thank you.

Id #2302 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by felix | Created: Jun 5, 2008 at 1:55 PM by dragapply

Using an interior_ptr<> argument causes no documentation output for method

This issue only applies to the C++/CLI language since the other .NET languages don't have such a concept. If I create a method that has a parameter whose type is an interior_ptr<>, there is no doc...

Id #2299 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by longbrmb | Created: Jun 4, 2008 at 9:10 PM by longbrmb

Namespace type list not sorted properly

The namespace type listing doesn't seem to be sorted properly if there are any nested classes. For example, if a namespace includes classes A, B, and A.Z, B.Y then the classes are listed in this o...

Id #2294 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jun 3, 2008 at 7:22 PM by mvarblow

Prototype conceptual.config invalid XML

The prototype conceptual.config file contains invalid XML markup.   The main XSL transformation build component has the following child element:   <transform file="%DXROOT%\Presentation\Prototype\...

Id #2293 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by EWoodruff | Created: Jun 3, 2008 at 6:41 PM by davedev

Generic Tool: Web output

The newly enabled web output in the Generic GUI tool does not build the web project out of the box! The PowerShell script for the web output works alright.

Id #2286 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by SelormeyPaul | Created: Jun 3, 2008 at 2:13 AM by SelormeyPaul

BuildComponent: Provide standard IDisposable implementation

Providing the standard disposable pattern implementation will enable custom build components that create and maintain objects that must be disposed to properly clean up.   Disposable Pattern: http:...

Id #2285 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:40 AM by davedev | Created: Jun 2, 2008 at 9:34 PM by SelormeyPaul