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Documentation output as an XML file

Topics: Developer Forum
Dec 12, 2013 at 1:08 PM
Prior to output to the existing format options (HTML website, CHM ect), does the data exist as a single XML file?

I have a user who wants the documentation as XML!
Dec 12, 2013 at 3:09 PM
For code, it's just the XML comments file. Perhaps that's what they want? For MAML, the topic files are XML. You could merge the content of the XML comments files into one but they'd be useless for IntelliSense as that's per assembly. You could do something similar with the MAML if they were merged into a file under a single root element I suppose.

Dec 18, 2013 at 5:56 PM
Thank you Eric.

I produced an HTML version and it was just what they wanted! They have dropped the requirement for an XML feed.