Free CodeRush Plugin: Method Preview

ASP.NET Team Blog
02 December 2009

Check out the CR_MethodPreview plugin screencast below with Rory Becker. Rory’s cooked up another great little plugin that shows you the code of a method in a tool tip. Even if the method is in a separate file or module.

Click the image below and watch the CR_MethodPreview plugin screencast:

CR_MethodPreview Plugin Screencast

Then download this plugin or any other other great community plugins for free and enjoy!

Be sure to leave Rory some kind words below in the comments for his generous efforts. Thanks Rory!

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Peter Thorpe

That is one of the best plugins I have seen, everyone should try this.

One suggestion though maybe clicking inside the tooltip or a button inside it could take you to the method for editing.

3 December 2009
Rory Becker - DevExpress
Rory Becker - DevExpress

I believe "Click Identifier" might provide what you're after.

Once Enabled...


Follow these steps to get to the Click  Identifier options page:

1. From the DevExpress menu, select "Options...".

2. In the tree view on the left, navigate to this folder:


3. Select the "Click  Identifier" options page.

------------------------------------------------------------- should be able to hold the Ctrl key and hover over a method.

At this point it will light up like a hyperlink and clicking will carry you to the declaration of said method.

22 December 2009

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