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There is a Visual Studio Extension: Code Contracts Editor Extensions. This extension displays code contracts.

The extension works and displays the code contracts in the ToolTip of a method, but I'm not getting the code contracts in the ToolTip for constructors.

Is there a possibility to display 'Code Contracts' in Visual Studio as ToolTip for constructors?

I´ am using .Net 4.0 in MS Visual Studio 2010 Professional.

Here is the Example-Code:
class Foo
   {
       public Foo(string name)
       {
           Contract.Requires<ArgumentNullException>(name != null, "name");
       }
 
       public void Execute(ICollection<int> executedIds)
       {
           Contract.Requires<ArgumentNullException>(executedIds != null, "executedIds");
       }
   }
 
   class Bar
   {
       public static void Execute()
       {
           var foo = new Foo("foo");
           foo.Execute(new Collection<int>());
       }
   }


http://i.cubeupload.com/U3cmxi.png -> Constructor has no Code Contracts displayed in ToolTip

http://i.cubeupload.com/NWZFwo.png -> Method has Code Contracts displayed in ToolTip

Many thanks
Posted 12-Mar-13 3:26am
DrNimnull1.1K
Updated 12-Mar-13 11:57am
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Comments
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 12-Mar-13 11:20am
   
Not clear. A short but comprehensive code sample would help...
—SA
DrNimnull 12-Mar-13 16:01pm
   
I have edited my Question. Hope it´s a bit more clear?
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 12-Mar-13 16:55pm
   
Yes, it is, thank you very much for clarification. Unfortunately, at this moment I don't know the answer, perhaps someone else can help...
Do you mean Intellisense, which is technically, not a tooltip?..
—SA
DrNimnull 12-Mar-13 18:00pm
   
Thanks. You´re right. The code contracts are only displayed in the ToolTip. To avoid confusions I removed Intellisense from my question. Although the 'Parameter Info' (->ToolTip) is also part of Intellisense =).
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov 12-Mar-13 18:14pm
   
Great. Well, I guess this is a matter of delving deeper into VS add-in SDK... I'm just curious: why would you need those ToolTips, if the project you referenced provides Intellisense support for them? Is it not good enough?
—SA

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