Documentation Tool creates technical documentation for ASP.NET
1.0, 1.1 and 2.0 projects written in VB.NET and C#. The
ASP.NET Documentation Tool is based on the popular ASP
Documentation Tool, and is intended to the the quickest and
most cost effective way of automatically documenting and
understanding ASP.NET projects
Documentation Tool contains the following features:
file parser extracts content from files written in either
VB.NET or C#. Supported file types are:
- ASP.NET files (.aspx, .asax).
- User Controls (.ascx).
- Code Behind Files containing the code associated with
ASP.NET files and User Controls.
- Custom components (.vb and .cs).
- Web.config files.
- Cascading Style Sheet (CSS) files.
Supports many of C#'s XML Comments used by Visual Studio.NET
and other code editors.
with ASP.NET 1.0, 1.1 and 2.0 code.
Configuration of the ASP.NET Documentation Tool is through
the editing of a plain text configuration file.
- Can be
scheduled to automatically update project documentation by
making use of the Windows AT command or the Task Scheduler.
- Can be
integrated with Visual Studio.NET through the Tools menu
product documentation in Microsoft's HTML Help format
created in standard HTML, Microsoft's HTML Help (shown in
screenshot on left) and plain text formats.
The ASP.NET Documentation Tool was voted as first runner-up in
the Best .NET Documentation and Help Tools category of the
.NET Developer's Journal Readers' Choice Awards 2003.