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Show constructors in NetBeans

podonga poron
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Joined: May 12, 2008
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How to make NetBeans show constructors like Eclipse does ...

for example ..

when i'm writting in Eclipse

FileReader fr = new FileReader(); /* here Eclipse shows all the constructors availables */

Anybody knows how to set NetBeans to do something similar ?

Tom Johnson
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Joined: May 11, 2005
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In Netbeans 6.0 this happens automatically for me....

FileReader fileReader = new FileReader();

Positioning cursor between constructor brackets, press CTRL+Space for content assist and the various constructors should be available...

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podonga poron
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great !

i didn't know the "ctrl + space" thing

Jeanne Boyarsky
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We have a forum for IDEs here. I'm going to move this so future people with the question can find it when searching.

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