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Inspection results tool window

View | Tool Windows | Inspection Results

You can access the tool window this way after you have inspected you code using the Analyse | Inspect Code option.

Toolbar buttons

Item Shortcut Description
icons.actions.rerun.svg Ctrl+F5 Click this button to run the inspection and show the results on the same tab.
icons.actions.close.svg Ctrl+Shift+F4 Click this button to close the current tab or the tool window.
icons.actions.expandall.svg Ctrl+NumPad + Expand all nodes
icons.actions.collapseall.svg Ctrl+NumPad - Collapse all nodes
icons.actions.nextOccurence.svg Ctrl+Alt+Down Navigate to the next item.
icons.actions.previousOccurence.svg Ctrl+Alt+Up Navigate to the previous item.
icons.nodes.sortBySeverity.svg If this toggle is on, the problems are grouped into Errors and Warnings. Otherwise, the problems are grouped by inspections.
icons.actions.GroupByPackage.svg Turns grouping by directories on or off.
artwork.studio.icons.common.filter.svg When this toggle is on, the resolved and excluded items are not shown.
Navigate with Single Click Turns the Navigate with Single Click option on or off. When the option is on and you select an item, the corresponding source file opens in the editor and the appropriate fragment is highlighted.
icons.toolbarDecorator.export.svg Click this button to export the inspection results into XML or HTML format.
icons.general.settings.svg Click this button to edit the current inspection settings.
icons.actions.intentionBulb.svg Alt+Enter Click this button to resolve the problem for the selected inspection item by choosing one of the available quick fixes from the list.

Context menu commands

Item Shortcut Description
Jump to Source F4 Open the file that contains the selected problem in the editor and place the cursor at the beginning of the corresponding code fragment.
Exclude Delete Exclude the selected items from further examination. Excluded nodes are shown strikethrough. If the filter toggle icons.general.filter.svg is on, the excluded nodes are hidden.
Include Insert Include previously excluded items in the list of results. All nested subelements are included too.
icons.actions.intentionBulb.svg icons.actions.quickfixBulb.svg Alt+Enter Select one of the suggested solutions.
Suppress problem/
Suppress problem for class
Suppress the inspection for the selected problem or the selected class.
Edit Settings Change the settings for the selected inspection or group of inspections in the Errors dialog.
Disable inspection Disable alerts for the selected inspection in the active tab of results. If the filter toggle icons.general.filter.svg is on, the nodes for disabled inspections are hidden.

See also,Disabling and enabling inspections.

Run inspection on Rerun the selected inspection and display the results on a new tab.

Inspection report

The inspection report is shown in the right-hand pane of the results tab when an inspection node is selected in the left-hand pane. The report may include the following:

  • Problem resolution: A button for each of the available solutions. Clicking a button invokes the corresponding fix. If no buttons are present, you have to fix the problem yourself.

  • Suppress: Click this button to reveal the list of inspection suppress options.

  • Problem synopsis: A brief description of the problem.

  • Disable inspection: Disable alerts for the selected inspection in the active tab of results. If the filter toggle icons.general.filter.svg is on, the nodes for disabled inspections are hidden.

    See also,Disabling and enabling inspections.

  • Run inspection on...: Rerun the selected inspection and display the results on a new tab.

Last modified: 19 August 2020