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1.11.0 - 2024-05-30

  • Search structures and database tables


    ADT Backend abap-code-search-toolsopen in new window needs to be updated to v1.6.0 for this feature.

    To search structures you need ABAP Backend 7.50 and for database tables 7.52.

1.10.0 - 2024-02-12


1.9.0 - 2023-11-28


  • New unified Search Favorites
    New Search Favorites
  • Text Filter possibility for Search Result View
    Text Filter for Search Result Viewer

1.8.0 - 2023-05-27


  • Adds option to continue a search query that was cancelled or interrupted


  • Search Matches in object type Data Definition are now grouped under the contained Entity with its contained camel-case name.
    Entity names instead of upper-case DDL names
  • Behavior definitions are displayed with the name of the corresponding root CDS entity
    Root entity names intead of upper-case BDEF names

1.6.0 - 2023-04-23


  • Adds export function for code search results

1.5.0 - 2023-03-27


  • Added new context menu actions to result nodes like Run as..., Coverage as...

1.4.0 - 2023-02-20


  • New preference for controlling some Search Dialog options

  • Adds new option Expand Includes for program types, that allows searching of includes of a program

  • The Code Search can now be trigger via the context menu of the Search View. This is supported for the following search result pages:

    • Where-Used-List Result
    • ABAP Object Search Result
    • ABAP Object Search Result (DevEpos)
    • ABAP Tagged Object Search Result (DevEpos)
  • The Code Search can now be triggered via the context menu of the CDS Analyzer View (ABAP Search and Analysis Tools Plug-in required)

  • Enhance filter transfer if Code Search is called from context menu of Project Explorer

  • The Code Search Dialog can now also be opened from the following folder types in the Project Explorer:

    • Type Folder (type)
    • Type Group Folder (group)
    • Date (created, month, date)
    • User (owner)
    • Application Component (appl)
    • Package (package)
    Context Menu Click on Created-folder in Project Explorer
    Context Menu Click on Created-folder in Project Explorer
    Transferred Filters in Code Search Dialog
    Transferred Filters in Code Search Dialog

1.3.0 - 2022-10-21


  • Show the searched lines of code in the runtime information dialog

1.2.0 - 2022-10-19


  • Show multiline matches in a custom tooltip in the Code Search result

1.1.0 - 2022-03-23


  • Integration of ABAP Tags into Search Dialog
    This allows you to restrict the search scope to objects with specific tags

  • Open Code Search Dialog from context menu action on Repository Treesopen in new window
    Search Repository Trees


    Only the relevant filters for the Code Search will be transferred from the tree configuration to the search dialog.

1.0.0 - 2022-03-05

Initial release with following included features

New Search Tab ABAP Object search integrated into eclipse Search Dialog.
The initial release supports the following source types

  • Classes
  • Interfaces
  • Programs / Includes
  • Function Groups
  • Type Groups
  • Data Definitions
  • Access Controls
  • Metadata Extensions
  • Simple Transformations
  • Behavior Definitions
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Contributors: Ludwig Stockbauer-Muhr