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    DavidMKean

    blowdart wrote:
    
    DavidMKean wrote: 
    H4L0PR1CK wrote: 
    I meant private fields. I use an underscore, but FXcop is complaining.


    As far as I can remember FxCop has never fired on private field's naming. We validate code against the .NET Framework Design Guidelines and the guidelines have never talked about internals; this has always been up to the decision of the developers.


    No, but when I've been a v- prefixing with underscores is caught by another internal tool and it's caused interesting, heated discussions.


    Ah yes, I know what tool you are talking about. This is soon to be completely replaced with FxCop and there are no intentions to check the name of internals.