Opening an Editor for a Selected Element
You can select the name of a type, method, or field in the Java source editor or in the scrapbook and open an editor on the definition of the element.
In the Java editor, select the name of a type, method, or field. You can also just click into the name once.
Do one of the following:
From the menu bar, select Navigate > Open Declaration
From the editor's pop-up menu, select Open Declaration
Hold down the Ctrl key.
In the Java editor, move the mouse over the name of a type, method, or field until the name becomes underlined.
Click the hyperlink once.
If there are multiple definitions of the same name, a dialog is shown, and you can select one definition that you want to open.
An editor opens containing the selected element.
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