Querying model elements

Model and metamodel elements can be queried from their respective editors. You can query these elements in different manners:

Textual Query

The Search dialog enables to find elements using a textual query. To open the Search dialog, you may:

The text can contain the following special characters:

The search options are:

Declarations and references

When a model or metamodel element is selected in the editor, the contextual menu offers the capability to query this element:

Search results

Search results (model and metamodel elements) are displayed in standard Eclipse Search view.

Related tasks
Browsing a model
Browsing a metamodel