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Rename dialog for a table or column

Use this dialog to rename a class or an interface.

In addition to renaming the class or the interface itself, PhpStorm can also look for the usages of the class or the interface name. If found, the changes you are making to the class or the interface name can also be applied to these usages.

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Description

Rename <class or interface> and its usages to

Specify a new name for the class or the interface.

Search in comments and strings

If this checkbox is selected, PhpStorm will look for occurrences of the class or the interface name within comments and string literals in your source code files.

Search in loaded sources

If this checkbox is selected, PhpStorm will look for occurrences of the class or the interface name within downloaded object sources.

SQL Script

The statement to be run to rename the table or column. If necessary, you can edit the statement right in this pane.

Refactor

Execute the statement and make associated changes right away.

Preview

Preview potential associated changes prior to executing the statement.

Search for text occurrences

If this option is on, PhpStorm will look for occurrences of the class or the interface name in the files that don't contain source code. These may be the text files, properties files, HTML files, documentation files, and so on.

Scope

Use this option to set a scope for the Rename refactoring. For example, you can limit the refactoring to only recently changed files, or to only open files, and so on. You can also create a custom scope that you can either share or keep local.

Last modified: 01 August 2022