C# quick info provider does not honour <para> or <br> XML tags

SyntaxEditor .NET Languages Add-on for Windows Forms Forum

Posted 4 months ago by Marc Beeson - Precision Mining
Version: 23.1.3
Platform: .NET 4.7
Environment: Windows 10 (64-bit)
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If I have some xmldoc such as 

/// <summary>
/// <para>Returns true if something matches.</para>
/// <para>Blah blah blah</para>
/// </summary>

or 

/// <summary>
/// Returns true if something matches.<br/>
/// Blah blah blah
/// </summary>

it does not seem to be honoured in the actipro syntaxeditor parameter info provider. All the summary text is shown as a single line.

In Visual Studio (2022), if using the <para> tag, it inserts a blank line then addtional text. If <br/> is used, the next lot of text starts on the next line. 

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Answer - Posted 4 months ago by Actipro Software Support - Cleveland, OH, USA
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Hi Marc,

Thanks for the suggestion.  We will add 'para' and 'br' tag support for doccomment IntelliPrompt display in v24.1.


Actipro Software Support

Posted 4 months ago by Marc Beeson - Precision Mining
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Thanks, looking forward to the next release.

The latest build of this product (v24.1.0) was released 4 months ago, which was after the last post in this thread.

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