Adding Project and Project Item Templates

When you create your own project types, you must provide support for adding new projects and project items by using the standard Visual Studio integrated development environment (IDE) dialog boxes. The following topics discuss different techniques for adding projects and project items.

In This Section

  • How to: Open Project-Specific Editors
    Provides step-by-step instructions for opening an item intrinsically bound to a specific editor for a project.

  • How to: Open Standard Editors
    Provides step-by-step instructions for opening a standard editor.

  • Project Subtypes
    Provides links to project subtype conceptual topics. Project subtypes extend existing Visual C# and Visual Basic projects.

  • Project Types
    Provides links to additional topics that offer information about how to design new project types.