Detailed steps on how to add XSL-FO intellisense in Visual Studio.
Visual Studio uses the XSL-FO Schema to enable intellisense in the XML/XSLT editor.
- Find and download the XSL-FO schema file online (fo.xsd). Try here or here
- Open it in notepad for editing.
- Remove lines from 5 to 9 regarding the <xs:annotation> tag. This tag causes an error in Visual Studio.
- Copy the xsd file to: C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\Xml\Schemas (or where your VS is installed)
Now open the XML/XSLT file you want to have intellisense on Visual Studio and check if it’s working. If it’s not working, try the following: