DevFaqActionAddEditorPopup

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# On the second tab, check '''Editor Context Menu Item''' and choose MIME type (<tt>text/x-java</tt> in this case) and position.
# On the second tab, check '''Editor Context Menu Item''' and choose MIME type (<tt>text/x-java</tt> in this case) and position.
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You can also use <tt>path="Editors/Popup"</tt> to add an action to ''all'' editor kits.
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<pre>@ActionReference(path="Editors/Popup/text/x-java/Popup")</pre> for an action with the <tt>EditorCookie</tt> as context object
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* [[DevFaqActionAddToContextMenuOfAllEditors|How do I add an action to the context menu of all editors?]]
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Revision as of 08:54, 15 March 2014

How do I add an action to a the popup menu of the Java editor?

The simplest way is to run New Action Wizard (File > New... > Module Development > Action) which creates an action for you and registers it in your layer.xml.

  1. On the first tab, choose Conditionally Enabled action and select EditorCookie as the cookie class.
  2. On the second tab, check Editor Context Menu Item and choose MIME type (text/x-java in this case) and position.

OR use

@ActionReference(path="Editors/Popup/text/x-java/Popup")
for an action with the EditorCookie as context object

See also

See also:

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