JetBrains Rider 2020.1 Help

Scopes

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A scope is a set of files to which various operations apply. Using this dialog, you can define scopes for the various JetBrains Rider actions, for example, Find Usages or Code Inspections.

Main toolbar

Item

Tooltip

Description

the Add button

Add scope

Ctrl+N

Add a new local or shared scope.

the Remove button

Delete

Ctrl+R, D

Delete the selected scope from the list.

the Copy configuration button

Copy configuration

Ctrl+D

Create a copy of the selected scope.

the Save as button

Save as

Save the selected local scope as shared or the selected shared scope as local.

the Move up button  the Move down button

Move Up / Move Down

Move the scopes up and down in the list.

Scope configuration controls

Item

Description

Name

Specify the scope name.

Pattern

Specify the pattern that defines the current scope. The following elements and structures can be used:

  1. The file: modifier. The element is mandatory.

  2. The * asterisk to denote any symbol in a filename or file extension.

  3. Logical operators AND (&&), OR (||), and NOT (!).

Storing empty or incorrect patterns is not allowed. In such cases, JetBrains Rider shows a Syntax Error warning.

Examples

  • file:*.js||file:*.coffee - include all JavaScript and CoffeeScript files.

  • file:*js&&!file:*.min.* - include all JavaScript files except those that were generated through minification, which is indicated by the min extension.

  • !file:*/.npm//* - exclude all .npm folders.

Include

Included the selected item. If the current item is a folder, the nested subfolders are ignored.

Include Recursively

Include the selected folder and all nested subfolders with their contents.

Exclude

Exclude the selected item. If the current item is a folder, the nested subfolders remain in the scope.

Exclude Recursively

Exclude the selected folder and all nested subfolders with their contents.

Scope toolbar

Item

Tooltip

Description

Project tree view

The tree view contains all the files available in your project. In the view, select the desired files to be included in the current scope and have the scope definition pattern generated automatically.

Show files

Show Files

When this option is enabled, source files are displayed explicitly in the tree view. When the files are shown, they can be selected for exclusion/inclusion into a pattern.

scope_pattern

If this option is not disabled, all files are hidden from the tree.

Show included only

Show Included Only

When this option is enabled, the tree shows only the elements that are included in the scope.

Legend of the project tree view

Item

Description

the green color sample

Folders and files included in a scope are marked with green.

Black

Folders and files excluded from a scope.

the dark blue color sample

Folders that contain both excluded and included files and subfolders are marked with dark blue.

Last modified: 6 July 2020