To change a method to a read or write property
  1. Place the caret at the name of a method in the editor, in the File Structure window, in Class View or in Object Browser.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • On the main menu, choose Refactor | Convert | Method to Property.
    • Press Ctrl+Shift+R and click Convert Method to Property.
  3. The Convert Method to Property dialog opens. Type a property name into the Property name box or leave the default one:
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  4. Click Next to change the method to a read or a write property. At the same time, all method calls will be substituted with the corresponding property accesses.