File Structurehelps overview the structure of the current file that is open and active in the editor.
Double-click a node in the File Structure window to navigate to the declaration of the selected member. Moreover, use context menu to apply navigation and search features, and refactorings as well right from the current window.
Type Hierarchyhelps overview the inheritance hierarchy of a type.
Double-click a node in the Hierarchy window to navigate to the declaration of the selected type. Moreover, use context menu to apply search features and refactoring right from the current window.
- Various "Go To ..." features such as:
Go to Type, Go to Symbol, Go to File Member, etc. work for VB.NET as well.
Navigate Todrop-down list is also available and helps you navigate to various destinations.
Navigating to External Sourcesfrom VB.NET works just as well as from C#.
TipYou can select the VB.NET language for Metadata View in the Language drop-down list in the Metadata Viewer tab in the ReSharper - Options dialog box. For more information, see
- ReSharper adds special marks to left gutter that help
navigate to overriding, implementing or hiding members.
Find Usagesand Find Usages Advancedfeatures help you locate all usages of namespaces, types, methods, etc. in your source code. Applying the Find Usages feature is the quickest way to find all code usages in the solution.
If you need more flexible search, use the Find Usages Advanced feature. It gives you an opportunity to find textual occurrences and extend the search scope, for a example.
Highlight Usages in Filefeature helps focus your attention at a particular member or local variable and its occurrences. Note that write accesses are highlighted in red, and read accesses are highlighted in blue.
Moreover, you can highlight usages of namespaces. Place the caret at
Importdirective and invoke the feature, ReSharper highlights all symbols that depend on the namespace.
Find Code Dependent on Modulehelps find dependencies on a project or assembly reference.
Find Symbols External to Scopehelps find any symbols external to a certain scope and their usages.
Search with Patternenables you to define a code pattern and find pieces of code that match the pattern. For instance, if you want to find all usages of
TryCaststatement in your project, use the following search pattern:
As a result, multiple different usages are found: