Customizing Project and Item Templates


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After project and item templates have been created, you still have the ability to further customize them to meet your needs.

For example, you can perform the following tasks:

Creating Project and Item Templates

How to: Troubleshoot Templates

How to: Create Project Templates

How to: Create Item Templates

How to: Create Starter Kits

Visual Studio Template Schema Reference