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How to: Modify Existing Snippets 

IntelliSense Code Snippets are XML files with a .snippet file name extension that can be easily modified using any XML editor, including Visual Studio 2005.

To modify an existing IntelliSense Code Snippet

  1. Use the Code Snippets Manager to locate the snippet that you want to modify.

  2. On the File menu, click Open, and click File.

  3. Modify the snippet.

  4. On the File menu, click Save. You must have write access to the file to save it.

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