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Keyword Element (IntelliSense Code Snippets) 

Specifies a custom keyword for the code snippet.

    Code Snippet Keyword

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.



Child Elements


Parent Elements

Element Description


Groups individual Keyword elements.

A text value is required.

The keyword for the code snippet.

The code snippet keywords are used by Visual Studio and represent a standard way for online content providers to add custom keywords for searching or categorization.

The following code snippet contains the keywords File copying and Copying files.

<CodeSnippets xmlns="">
    <CodeSnippet Format="1.0.0">
            <Title>Copy File</Title>
            <Author>Microsoft Corporation</Author>
            <Description>Copies a file and saves it as another file.</Description>
                 <Keyword>File copying</Keyword>
                 <Keyword>Copying files</Keyword>
            <!-- Insert snippet information here -->