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JetBrains IDE shortcuts for effective code navigation
  • Ctrl + Shift + Backspace : Go back to the previous edited position
  • Ctrl + Shift + E: Display recent code positions
  • Ctrl + B: Go to declaration
  • Ctrl + F12: Show current file structure
  • F2: Go to next error (Reversible with added Shift)
  • Alt + J: Go to next occurrence of word under cursor (Reversible with added Shift)
  • Alt + Enter: Context Action
  • Ctrl+Shift+F11: Bookmarks
  • Ctrl+Shift+I: Code preview over caret

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I am Mathias, born 40 years ago in Heidelberg, Germany. Today I am living in Munich and Stockholm. I am a passionate IT freelancer with more than 16 years experience in programming, especially in developing web based applications for companies that range from small startups to the big players out there. I am founder of, creator of the security service platform BosyProtect© and initiator of several other software projects.