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ReSharper | Find | Optimize References

The Analyze references window is used to display results of optimizing references. It displays unused assembly references, used assembly references with corresponding usages and pinned references. The results of each Optimize references command are displayed in a separate tab.

Toolbar controls

Control Name Description
Refresh Updates window content to reflect any changes made in the code.
Expand All/Collapse All Expands/collapses all nodes in the current tab.
Previous/Next Navigate to the previous/next item and scrolls through the source code accordingly.
Show Preview Hides or shows the preview pane in the position specified using the drop-down list (in the bottom or in the right part of the window).
Export Click this button to export the data currently displayed in the window in text format, or use the drop-down selector to export the data in XML or HTML format. The Export Data dialog box that appears, will help you to save the data to a file or copy it to the clipboard.
Merge Occurrences on the Same Line If this button is selected, occurrences that belong to the same line are merged.
Remove All Unused References Removes all assembly references that are not used.
Remove Selected References Removes all selected assembly references.
Filter Usages With this drop-down list, you can select a specific type of usages to display. Several options are provided:
  • Show Read Usages (getters for properties, read methods for fields).
  • Show Write Usages (setters for properties, write methods for fields).
  • Show Invocation Usages
  • Show Attribute Usages
  • Show Other Usages (anything that does not fit into the above categories).
  • Show Related Usages
  • Show Unused References
Group by Allows grouping items in the window. Possible options help display items as a tree grouped by the selected categories.
Close Closes the current tab.

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