Alt+Insert | Properties / Read-only Properties
ReSharper will help you generate properties for all fields that you want to expose.
In the example below, this command is used to generate properties for
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To generate properties
- Set the caret within a type where you would like to generate properties.
- Press Alt+Insert or choose in the main menu .
- In the Generate pop-up menu, select Properties / Read-only Properties.
- In the Generate dialog box that appears, select fields to generate properties for.
Optionally, use the following controls that are applied to all generated properties:
- Access Rights defines access rights modifiers for generated properties.
defines whether to generate properties as read-only or not.
If you choose
Automatic, ReSharper will generate only getters for read-only fields,
and both getters and setters for any other fields.
If you have selected Read-only Properties in the Generate pop-up, the selector is set to Yes, but you can change it if necessary.
(if applicable) adds the
virtualmodifier to generated properties.
Notify on property changes
If your class implements the
INotifyPropertyChangedor inherits from a class that supports property change notifications (e.g., Prism’s
NotificationObject) and the method that notify property change is decorated with the [NotifyPropertyChangedInvocator] attribute, you can choose to implement properties with change notification calls. For more information, see INotifyPropertyChanged Support.
to complete the wizard.
You can also click Options to review or modify commmon code generation preferences on the Code Editing | Members Generation page of ReSharper options
This command generate properties leaving the original fields intact. If necessary, you can convert the generated properties to an auto-implemented property by pressing Alt+Enter on any of the properties:
This feature is supported in the following languages/technologies:
The instructions and examples given here address the use of the feature in C#. For details specific to other languages, see corresponding topics in the ReSharper by Language section.