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Creating and Using IntelliSense Code Snippets

IntelliSense Code Snippets provide a way for you to insert ready-made snippets of code into your projects. This section contains topics describing how to create, use and manage IntelliSense Code Snippets.

Creating Code Snippets

Contains topics that describe several ways to create code snippets.

How to: Insert IntelliSense Code Snippets

Describes how to insert code snippets into your code.

How to: Manage Code Snippets

Describes how to use the Code Snippets Manager.

How to: Delete a Snippet Added to Your Code

Describes how to delete a code snippet from your code.

How to: Modify Existing Snippets

Describes how to modify existing code snippets.

How to: Assign a Shortcut Name to a Snippet

Describes how to assign shortcut names to code snippets.

How to: Share Snippets with other Developers

Describes how to share code snippets with other developers on your development team.

How to: Search for Code Snippets Online

Describes how to search for code snippets online.

How to: Publish Code Snippets

Explains how to package and publish a code snippet with a Visual Studio Installer (.vsi) file.

Code Snippet Functions

Explains the functions available for use with the Function element.

Visual Basic IntelliSense Code Snippets

Contains topics that describe IntelliSense Code Snippets for Visual Basic projects.

Code Snippets (C#)

Contains topics that describe IntelliSense Code Snippets for C# projects.

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