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Generate your documentation with DocFX
DocFX makes it extremely easy to generate your developer hub with a landing page, API reference, and conceptual documentation, from a variety of sources.
Install DocFX and deploy a sample documentation web site:
- Open a console.
- Enter the following commands to install DocFX and build/deploy a sample site:
choco install docfx docfx init -q docfx docfx_project\docfx.json --serve
- Go to https://localhost:8080 to view the sample DocFX site.
For more information, refer to Getting Started.
Build the DocFX solution
To build the DocFX binaries from the Visual Studio solution:
- Install Visual Studio 2019 with .NET Core cross-platform development toolset
- Install Node.js
- Build the solution using one of the following options:
- Option 1: Console
- Open a DOS console and navigate to your DocFX clone subdirectory.
- Option 2: Visual Studio
- Open a PowerShell console and navigate to your DocFX clone subdirectory.
./UpdateTemplate.ps1to generate the template files required by the Visual Studio solution.
- Open the
docfx.slnsolution in your DocFX clone subdirectory from Visual Studio and build it.
dev is the default branch accepting Pull Requests. It releases a package daily.
main branch is the release branch.
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How to Contribute
For new comers, you can start with issues with
help-wanted. Check out the [contributing](.github/CONTRIBUTING.md) page to see the best places to log issues and start discussions.
DocFX is licensed under the [MIT license](LICENSE).
DocFX is supported by the .NET Foundation.
*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the DocFX README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.