XML Comments Extension for Visual Studio
|This is an extension to Visual Studio 2015 or 2017 that allows
to create XML formatted function comments. It works like entering
three slashes (///) in C# but you can use it also in C++ and it updates
For installation start Visual Studio, click
on Tools - Extensions and Updates and search the
Online section for "XMLComments".
XML comments just set the cursor to a function line and invoke the
command Tools -Create/update XML comment:
This creates the comment block and you can fill the comment
If the function signature changes later, you just call the command
again and the comments gets updated without loosing existing text:
Add missing comments and check if exising
text needs to be updated.
If you invoke the comment for the first time the options dialog
is shown where you can enter your user sign and define the comment