Generating Formatting Members
Alt+Insert | Formatting Members
Any type in .NET implements the
method, which returns a string representation of the object of that type.
To return a meaningful string for our types, we often need to override the
ReSharper allows you to automate this routine with the Generate formatting members feature.
To create formatting members for your type
- In the editor, place the caret within a class.
- On the main menu, choose , or press Alt+Insert.
- In the Generate pop-up menu, select Formatting members.
dialog box that appears,
select fields and/or auto-properties to be wrapped with the
- Click Finish to complete the wizard.
ReSharper will generate the override returning a format string with selected fields:
You can also generate the override by choosing
menu, but in this case the override will return
This feature is supported in the following languages/technologies:
The instructions and examples given here address the use of the feature in C#. For details specific to other languages, see corresponding topics in the ReSharper by Language section.