Eclipse - Add Bookmarks
Eclipse editors allow you to place a book mark on any line within the editor. You can use bookmarks to serve as reminders and quickly navigate to any line in a file.
Adding a bookmark
To set a bookmark right click on the vertical ruler near the line on which you want the bookmark and select "Add Bookmark"
In the Add Bookmark dialog box enter a name for the Bookmark
A bookmark icon appears in the vertical ruler. Also, a row is added to the table in the Bookmarks view.
Opening the Bookmarks View
To open the Bookmarks view:
- Click on the Window menu and select Show View > Other
- In the filter text box enter Bookmark
- Under General select Bookmarks
- Click on OK
Using the Bookmarks View
The Bookmarks view shows bookmarks placed in resources across the workspace.
Using the Bookmarks view you can navigate to a bookmark by double clicking on a bookmark or right clicking on a bookmark and selecting "Go to" menu item.