Archive for the ‘Options/Settings’ Category

How to adjust the font size in the CodeRush window

May 30th, 2012 Comments off

One of the common CodeRush questions coming from new users is how to adjust the font size in the CodeRush Training window.

The tool window uses the standard WebBrowser component to display its data, which applies the built-in Internet Explorer settings.

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Changing global identifiers style in CodeRush

May 14th, 2012 Comments off

Identifiers are names of various program elements in the code that uniquely identify a code element like namespace, class, interface, method, variable and others.

There are numerous identifiers style conventions which include usge of the Pascal or camel casing, use of underscore as a prefix, etc. That is why CodeRush allows you to configure the identifier style that will be globally applied for all features that create or generate new code: refactorings, code providers, code templates and others.

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A new option for the Click Identifier feature

March 23rd, 2012 2 comments

Now, the CodeRush Click Identifier feature can show you not only the signature of a member but its source code, if any:

CodeRush Click Identifier method preview

This might be useful to quickly analyze the functional algorithm of the referenced member without navigating to it.

Note that this is an optional behavior – you may toggle its availability on the Editor | Navigation | Click Identifier options page in the CodeRush Options Dialog.

Products: CodeRush Pro
Versions: 12.1 and up
VS IDEs: 2008 and up
Updated: Mar/24/2012
ID: U006

New option for positioning newly declared types

March 23rd, 2012 9 comments

An options page for type declarations positioning has been introduced. You can change the target position for classes, structures and interfaces created by CodeRush code generation code providers:

CodeRush Type Declarations options page

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Customizing Selection Inversion and its predefined templates

October 24th, 2011 Comments off

The Inversion options page allows you to add, modify or remove inversion regular expressions that participate in the Selection Inversion feature of CodeRush. Here is what it looks like:

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Coderush Intellassist configuration and options

October 18th, 2011 Comments off

Intellassist feature of CodeRush has two options pages in the Options Dialog. Both of them configure this auto-complete feature and its extensions.

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IDE Tools options – Settings paths

October 17th, 2011 Comments off

IDE Tools (CodeRush, Refactor! and DXCore) use several physical paths to store its settings, log and cache files, and community plug-ins. All these paths are configurable on the Core | Settings options page in the Options Dialog. This is what the page looks like:

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IDE Tools Unavailable Contexts options page

September 21st, 2011 Comments off

The Unavailable Contexts options page shows the list of DXCore contexts and its default values that may not always be available in IDE Tools:

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