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How can I change the template for the page that is created when a new HTML page is created in Visual Web Developer Express 2010?

I found a bunch of files in c:/program files (x 86)/ Micorosft Visual Studio 10.0/Web/WebNewFileItems including HTMLPage.htm which is the default name of the new file, but when I try to edit this file it doesn't save and says the file is in use, even if I switch off VWD. I tried creating a new file in another folder and overwriting the template file but that didn't work either!

Any ideas?

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The correct path you should go to for these changes to take affect is:

C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\Common7\IDE\VWDExpress\NewFileItems

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Doesn't work. I've edited the file there, and the changes I made are not applied. The original file at that location doesn't look the same as the new page that is created. VS2012 is the same btw... – danwellman May 18 '13 at 23:50

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