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Completing Statements

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Completing statements

The Smart Enter completion enables you to create syntactically correct code constructs.

To automatically complete a statement, follow these steps:

  • Start typing a statement, and press Ctrl+Shift+Enter.

    The punctuation required in the current context is added and the caret moves to the next editing position.


Completing a method declaration

Start typing a method declaration, and press Ctrl+Shift+Enter after the opening parenthesis:


This will create the entire construct of a method, the caret resting inside the method body:


Completing code constructs

Start typing a code construct:


After pressing Ctrl+Shift+Enter, the construct is completed, and the caret is placed at the next editing position:


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Last modified: 23 December 2016