IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 Help

Documentation Tool Window

View | Tool Windows | Documentation

This tool window appears in the following cases:

As a result, the tool window appears in the list of available tool windows in the View menu, and gets the corresponding sidebar icon /help/img/idea/2017.1/documentation_tool_window_icon.png.

/help/img/idea/2017.1/arrowBack.png /help/img/idea/2017.1/arrowForward.pngLeft or RightSwitch to the previous or next documentation page (e.g. after using hyperlinks).
arrowUp.png Shift+F1 View external documentation in the default browser.
/help/img/idea/2017.1/edit.png F4 Switch to the item (e.g. source) that corresponds to the documentation page currently shown.
/help/img/idea/2017.1/autoscrollFromSource.png Turn the Auto-update from source option on or off. When the option is on, the information in the tool window is synchronized with your navigation in the editor and other places in the UI.
/help/img/idea/2017.1/iconAction.png Click this icon to show the font size slider. Move the slider to increase or decrease the font size as required.

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Last modified: 18 July 2017