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The Smart Enter completion enables you to create syntactically correct code constructs.

To automatically complete a statement
  • Start typing a statement, and press . The closing punctuation is added, and the caret moves to the next editing position.

For example, start typing a method declaration, and press after the opening parenthesis:


This will create the entire construct of a method, the caret resting inside the method body:


Start typing a code construct:


After pressing , the construct is completed, and the caret is placed at the next editing position:


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