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Report #:  44400   Status: Closed
Add keystroke for "go to next compiler error"
Project:  Delphi Build #:  10.0.2288.42451
Version:    10.0 Submitted By:   Joe White
Report Type:  New Feature Request Date Reported:  4/14/2007 9:48:22 AM
Severity:    Commonly encountered problem Last Updated: 4/14/2007 8:05:15 PM
Platform:    All versions Internal Tracking #:  
Resolution: Test Case Error (Resolution Comments) Resolved in Build: : None
Duplicate of:  None
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If the compiler reports more than one error, and I've fixed the first and want to jump to the source location of the next error, I have two choices: (a) use the mouse to go to the Messages window, scroll down if necessary, and double-click the next item in the list; or (b) recompile.

To jump to the source location of a hint or warning, I don't even have two choices; I have to use the mouse each time, including the first one.

It would be a big help if Delphi added a keystroke to jump to the next compiler message (error, warning, or hint). Basically, move the selection to the next line in the "Messages" window, and then pretend to double-click that line, leaving the focus in the code editor window on the appropriate line of code.
Steps to Reproduce:

Jeremy North at 4/14/2007 8:05:18 PM -
This feature already exists and has for several versions.

ALT + F8 - Go to next error (item in message window)
ALT + F7 - Go to previous error (item in message window)

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