Bookmarks

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You can use bookmarks to mark important parts of your code, and instantly return to these parts at any time.

Drop a Bookmark

Place the caret at any position in the code editor and press one of the following shortcuts:

  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 1
  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 2
  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 3
  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 4
  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 5
  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 6

CodeRush persists bookmarks across Visual Studio sessions.

Drop Bookmarks

There is no limit to the number of bookmarks you can drop in a solution. To drop another numbered bookmark (for example, bookmark 7, bookmark 8, etc.), press Ctrl + Num+ (num plus on the numeric keypad).

Jump to Bookmarks

To jump to a corresponding bookmark from any location in the code, use the following shortcuts:

  • Left Alt + 1
  • Left Alt + 2
  • Left Alt + 3
  • Left Alt + 4
  • Left Alt + 5
  • Left Alt + 6

Drop Bookmarks

Remove Bookmarks

To remove a specific bookmark: place the caret in it and press one of the following shortcuts:

  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 1
  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 2
  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 3
  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 4
  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 5
  • Ctrl + Left Alt + 6

To remove any sequential bookmark: place the caret in it and press Ctrl + Num- (num minus on the numeric keypad).

Enable Extra Shortcuts for Bookmarks

  • Use the CodeRush | Shortcuts... menu item to access the IDE | Shortcuts options page.

    Config_Shortcuts_Access

  • Open the Navigation | Markers | Bookmarks group and check the Enabled check box for each shortcut.

    Drop Bookmarks