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Find Usages

Edit | Find | Find Usages Settings

The dialog also opens when you click settings in the Show Usages pop-up window which lists all the occurrences of the symbol at caret.

Use this dialog to configure the search procedure and scope when looking for occurrences of the following data:

  • Fields, variables and parameters
  • Classes, tags, attributes, and references in the HTML, XML, and CSS files
  • Symbols at caret.
  • Elements of *.gsp files in the Grails views.

The search results are displayed in the Find tool window.

Skip results tab with one usageSelect this checkbox to be navigated directly to the found usage without the Find tool window displayed, when only one usage is found.
ScopeSpecify the search scope. Select a pre-defined scope from the drop-down list or click browseButton to define a custom scope in the Scopes dialog.
Open in new tab Select this checkbox to have the results of each search shown on a separate tab of the Find tool window. If the checkbox is not selected, the search results will be shown on the current tab.
Last modified: 6 March 2018

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