Using Visual Studio.NET 2010
You can use Visual Studio.NET to develop Kooboo CMS view/layout or extensions. To develop views and layouts, follows the following steps.
Download and install ASP.NET MVC 3 from: http://www.asp.net/mvc/mvc3. The default view engine of Kooboo CMS is Razor which is only available on ASP.NET MVC 3.
Open your Visual Studio.NET 2010, select Open Web Site
Select the kooboo_cms folder. For any view or layout you created inside Kooboo CMS, you can find a related template file under the Visual studio. A View in Kooboo CMS connected to a folder in the disk with one setting file and one template file. see below.
Click to modify the template using the View engine syntax you selected.
IMPORTANT NOTE: You can edit view or layout within Visual Studio.NET. But you must create view or layout using the CMS interface.