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Code Inspection: Result of assignment used

Reports an assignment expression where the result of the assignment is used in the containing expression. Such assignments often indicate coding errors, for example, = instead of ==. Moreover, they can result in confusion due to the order of operations, as evaluation of the assignment may affect the outer expression in unexpected ways.

Expressions in parentheses are ignored.

Suppress an inspection in the editor

  1. Position the caret at the highlighted line and press Alt+Enter or click the Intention action icon.

  2. Click the arrow next to the inspection you want to suppress and select the necessary suppress action.

Last modified: 01 August 2022