Code Navigation for CMake Scripts
Visual Studio 2019 16.5 Preview 2 makes it easy to make sense of complex CMake projects. Code navigation features such as Go To Definition and Find All References are now supported for variables, functions, and targets in CMake script files. This can be a huge timesaver because CMake projects with more than a handful of source files are often organized into several CMake scripts to encapsulate each part of the project.
These navigation features work across your entire CMake project to offer more productivity than naïve text search across files and folders. They are also integrated with other IDE productivity features such as Peek Definition.
Go To Definition:
Find All References:
You can configure the in-editor documentation and navigation features for CMake scripts in Tools > Options > CMake > Language Services:
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