VSDoxyHighlighter is an extension for Visual Studio 2022 that provides syntax highlighting, IntelliSense and quick info tooltips for Doxygen style comments in C/C++.
The following two images show the default colors used for light and dark color themes by the extension (they are configurable!):
To contrast it, here is the default display without this extension:
Quick info tooltips
Hovering with the mouse over Doxygen commands or one of their parameters will display their documentation as a tooltip. Hyperlinks in the text are preserved, allowing to quickly open related webpages.
You can enable and disable the highlighting, IntelliSense and quick info tooltips in
For documentation and more information, please head over to the github page.