Opening the Resource Editor for a Given Symbol

When you are browsing symbols in the Resource Symbols dialog box, you may want more information on how a particular symbol is used. The View Use button provides a quick way to get this information.

To move to the resource editor where a symbol is being used

  1. Select a symbol in the Name box of the Resource Symbols dialog box.

  2. In the Used By box, select the resource type that interests you.

  3. Click the View Use button.

    The resource appears in the appropriate editor window.

For information on adding resources to managed projects, please see Resources in Applications in the .NET Framework Developer's Guide. For information on manually adding resource files to managed projects, accessing resources, displaying static resources, and assigning resources strings to properties, see Walkthrough: Localizing Windows Forms and Walkthrough: Using Resources for Localization with ASP.NET.



See Also


Viewing Resource Symbols


Predefined Symbol IDs