Depending on the scope of applicability and storage, templates are categorized into the following groups:
- User Templates: These templates are intended for personal use and are available for
the current user across all solutions on the user machine.
Personal user templates are stored in the user settings file (for ReSharper 4.0 installed over
Visual Studio 2008 in the Windows
environment, that would be
<User home>/Application Data/JetBrains/ReSharper/v4.0/vs9.0/UserSettings.xml).
- Shared Solution Templates: These templates are intended for both personal and team
use for a certain solution. For the current user, these templates
are available in a specific solution only. If put under version control, they become available to
the entire team that works
on this specific solution. The shared solution templates are stored in the
- Personal Solution Templates: These templates are intended for personal use within a
certain solution, and are stored in the
- Predefined templates of all types are delivered with ReSharper. These templates cannot be deleted.