Context menu in the Solution Explorer

The context menu in the Solution Explorer opens to you the main possibilities to work with your projects in The Welkin Suite. The set of the options, that are available from the context menu, depends on the item that you select: a solution, project, folder, or file.

The context menu of a solution

The context menu of a solution gives you access to the basic operations with the solution.


The context menu of a solution


  • Build Project (the Cmd+K hotkey) — executes the build for the project in this solution,
  • Deploy objects (the Shift+Cmd+K hotkey) — executes deploying objects from the project in this solution,
  • Add ⇒ New File / Folderadds a new file or folder to the solution,
  • Find in Files… (the Shift+Cmd+F hotkey) — opens the Find in files window,
  • Reveal in Finder — navigates to the location of the solution in your file system,
  • Close — closes the solution,
  • Options — opens the Property window for the solution,
  • Refresh — refreshes the solution.

The context menu of a project

From the context menu of a project, you can execute literally any existing operation related to the project.


The context menu of a project


The context menu of a folder

The context menu of a folder in the Solution Explorer represents the main operations that can be done with a folder.


The context menu of a folder


  • Add ⇒ New File / New Folderadds a new item or folder inside the selected folder,
  • Find in Files… (the Shift+Cmd+F hotkey) — opens the Find in files window,
  • Reveal in Finder — navigates to the location of the folder in your file system,
  • Pull from Salesforce — executes the pulling changes,
  • Show Local History — opens the Local History panel for the folder,
  • Show Local History Details — opens the Local History Details panel for the folder,
  • Scan with PMD — run the PMD scanning for the folder,
  • Refresh — refreshes the folder.

The context menu of a file

All the options for any file in the Solution Explorer are available from the file's context menu.


The context menu of a file


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Last modified: 2018/03/14 10:15

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