Language Services

The purpose of a language service in Visual Studio is to provide language-specific support for editing source code in the integrated development environment (IDE). You implement a language service as part of a VSPackage.

This section discusses the structure and implementation of a Visual Studio language service.

In This Section

  • Editors
    Provides an overview of Visual Studio editors.

  • Language Service Support for Debugging
    Provides information about and a link to the Visual Studio Debugging SDK, which contains the information that is required to create and customize debugger components used to debug programs.