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Keywords Element (IntelliSense Code Snippets) 

Groups individual Keyword elements.

    <Keyword>... </Keyword>
    <Keyword>... </Keyword>

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



Child Elements

Element Description


Optional element.

Contains individual keywords for the code snippet. There may be zero or more Keyword elements in a Keywords element.

Parent Elements

Element Description


Contains general information about 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 -->