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Eclipse: how to rename a class name globally?

Chrix Wu
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Joined: Nov 15, 2009
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Hi folks,

i want to rename a variable/class gobally, in the whole project, is that possible?

i use shift+alt+r, but the renaming is only in the class scope.

please suggest, thanks.


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Rene Larsen
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Joined: Oct 12, 2001
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If you have a check mark in "Update references" it should do it.

Otherwise you can do a File Search (Search->File...) and then replace the found context.


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