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Pattern Annotation not applicable

Reports when a @Pattern annotation is applied to an element with a type other than String.


@Pattern("\\d\\d") int i;

Locating this inspection


Can be used to locate inspection in e.g. Qodana configuration files, where you can quickly enable or disable it, or adjust its settings.

Via Settings dialog

Path to the inspection settings via IntelliJ Platform IDE Settings dialog, when you need to adjust inspection settings directly from your IDE.

Settings or Preferences | Editor | Inspections | Pattern validation


By default bundled with

IntelliJ IDEA 2024.1, Qodana for JVM 2024.1,

Can be installed with plugin

IntelliLang, 241.18072

Last modified: 18 June 2024