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Go to Containing Declaration

ReSharper | Navigate | Containing Declaration
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ReSharper_GotoContainingDeclaration

With a single shortcut, ReSharper helps you quickly navigate to the declaration of a type or a function from any position within its body.

To navigate to a containing declaration

  1. Set the caret into any position within the body of a type or a function.
  2. Press Ctrl+[ or choose ReSharper | Navigate | Containing Declaration in the main menu.
  3. ReSharper will set the caret to the declaration of the type or function.
  4. If the type or function is declared within another type, you can repeat step two to navigate to the declaration of the containing type.

This feature is supported in the following languages and technologies:

Language: C#
Language: VB.NET
Language: C++
Language: HTML
Language: ASP.NET
Language: Razor
Language: JavaScript
Language: TypeScript
Language: CSS
Language: XML
Language: XAML
Language: Resx
Language: Build Scripts
Language: Protobuf
Language: JSON
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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.

Last modified: 12 October 2017

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