2.1.9. Jumping to declaration/definition

C Language is strong typed language. Elements have a declaration and definition. Just press:

  • F3
  • Ctrl + Click
  • Navigate → Open Declaration

Eclipse will take to the declaration/definition of the element.

Jumping to the declaration of a function

Just as we can quickly open a file, we can also jump to any definition quickly. Ctrl + Shift + T / Navigate → Open Element

Search for list of types

As shown in the image, there are options to filter the type of element.


This feature heavily depends on Indexing