Generate XML Documentation
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The Generate XML Documentation feature allows you to generate a file with documentation of your source code in XML format. The XML file includes elements such as references, projects, files, methods, parameters, controls, etc. Each element includes subelements with relevant properties:
The XML file includes also comment line elements for code elements, whose content is extracted from the source code (provided you have entered them). Comments are extracted line by line as literals, so you can use any format for them, that is, they do not need to be XML-compliant.
You can customize the encoding (Default, Unicode, etc.) of the output XML file in the Options window, Team Options tab, XML Documentation section. You can also specify the name of an executable file that can be used for further processing, if required.
MZ-Tools offers the following ways to generate XML documentation:
When you invoke this feature, a window is shown that allows you to select the scope of the operation and the name of XML file: