Content Assist of Code Editor

Content Assist is very useful function. The Alinous-Core Code Editor supports content assist for standard functions and table structure defined in the DDL.

Function Hint

Function hint gives you information about standard functions and registered function by JavaConnector.

Select function Group

At first, click the content area of the editor and push Ctrl+Space key.

Launch content assist

Then the content assist popup appears. Scroll the element by pushing up or down key, or type the prefix character of the function group to narrow the candidates.

narrowed candidates

Select the function group you want to input, and push the Enter key.

Input function group

Select Function

After input the function group you want to write, add "." and push Ctrl+Space Key.

Select function

Then the candidate functions with hint is shown. Select the function you want to write, and push Enter key.

Function hint

You can show hint which is shown on selecting function with content assist popup. Click the function and stay for 1 or 2 seconds.

Show function hint

DDL Hint

The content assist is also available for the database tables and columns. It gathers information about database scheme from Install Scripts.

Select Table

At first, click the content area of the editor and push Ctrl+Space key.

Launch content assist

Then the popup window to show tables and function groups appears. In this popup, ddl of the selected table shown on the right of content assist window.

Select the table to input and push Enter key.

Select Column

After input the table, add "." and push Ctrl+Space Key. Then columns of the table is shown.

columns of content assist

DDL Scheme Hint

The content assist for tables shows DDL as hint. By clicking table name and waiting for 1 or 2 seconds, DDL hint is shown.

ddl hint for the table


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