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Extract Field Dialog

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ItemDescription
Field of type/ NameIn this text box, specify the name of the new field.
Initialize inIn this area select where the new field will be initialized in.
Visibility In this area, specify the visibility scope for the new field. The available options are:
  • Public - if you select this option, the new field will be accessible from anywhere.
  • Private - if you select this option, the new field will be accessible only from the current class.
  • Protected - if you select this option, the new field will be accessible from the current class as well as from its inherited and parent classes.
  • Package local - if you select this option, the new field will be accessible from the classes of the current package only.
Replace all occurrences Select this check box to have IntelliJ IDEA automatically replace all the occurrences of the selected expression.

The check box is enabled only if the selected expression is used more than once in the class. All the found occurrences of the expression are highlighted.

Declare finalCheck this option to create a final field.
Delete variable declarationCheck this option to delete variable declaration.

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Last modified: 23 November 2016