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<paramref> (Visual C++)


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The <paramref> tag gives you a way to indicate that a word is a parameter. The .xml file can be processed to format this parameter in some distinct way.

<paramref name="name"/>  


The name of the parameter to refer to. Enclose the name in single or double quotation marks. The compiler issues a warning if it does not find name.

Compile with /doc to process documentation comments to a file.

// xml_paramref_tag.cpp  
// compile with: /clr /doc /LD  
// post-build command: xdcmake xml_paramref_tag.dll  
/// Text for class MyClass.  
public ref class MyClass {  
   /// <summary>MyMethod is a method in the MyClass class.  
   /// The <paramref name="Int1"/> parameter takes a number.  
   /// </summary>  
   void MyMethod(int Int1) {}  

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