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Hi there! Since in the C# workshop, we use the C# Language Documentation I was wondering if there is a similar documentation to XNA? If so, where can I get it?

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The install for Game Studio Express installs XNA documentation to your drive. There should be a start menu entry someplace, but if not, select some XNA type in Visual Studio and hit F1 and that will pull it up.

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You can also find it Here, online. It's pretty much the same as the one that gets installed with Game Studio Express.

EDIT: You can find it through Game Studio Express. Open up GSE, clikc "Help -> Contents". This should open up a new help window. At the top left hand side, there should be a drop down menu that allows you to select different sets of documentation. There should be one for XNA there.

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There is some of both there. The tutorials are under the "Getting Started With XNA Game Studio Express" section and also under the "Programming Guide" section.

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It should be noted however that the XNA documentation is quite poor in comparison with some other programming guide. It doesn't tell much about using XNA in the correct way - so it shall be used more as a starting guide than like a real, full featured programming guide.

In the end, the XNA reference will be your best friend, but that means that you'll have to experiment a bit with XNA - there are some classes in the reference that are only documented in the reference, with now mention of their use in the programming guide. This is a poor decision from MS, as it can be challenging to learn how to use these classes correctly. But that's definitely possible...

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