Visual Basic .NET Language Intellisense Helper


One interesting thing is the ability to add you own comments into Visual Studio Intellisense. So you can make your own written functions and classes self-explanatory. To do so, you must type the comment symbol three times the line above your function.

Once done, Visual Studio will automatically add an XML documentation :

''' <summary>
''' This function returns a hello to your name
''' </summary>
''' <param name="Name">Your Name</param>
''' <returns></returns>
''' <remarks></remarks>
Public Function Test(Name As String) As String
    Return "Hello " & Name
End Function

After that, if you type in your Test function somewhere in your code, this little help will show up :

Intellisense Help