Properties Window Toolbar Commands - 2022.1 English

Vivado Design Suite User Guide: Using the Vivado IDE (UG893)

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The Properties window toolbar contains different commands depending on the selected object and the view displayed. Following are common commands:
Opens the search bar to allow you to quickly locate objects in the Properties window.
Collapse All
Collapses all hierarchical tree objects to display only the top-level objects.
Expand All
Expands all hierarchical tree objects to display all elements of the Device Constraints window.
Show or Flatten All Property Hierarchies
Groups the selected items by type.
Add Properties
Adds a new property to the selected object. This command is available for certain object types only in the Properties view.
Remove Properties
Removes a property from the selected object.
Show Description
Toggles the display of detailed information in the description area at the bottom of the Properties window.
Sort Properties
Sorts the property list alphabetically.
Previous Object
Displays the properties of the previously selected object rather than the currently selected object. You can use this command iteratively to scroll backward through the selected objects.
Next Object
Scrolls forward through the selected objects to display the object properties. This command is available only after using the Previous Object command.
Controls the display of information in the window.
Automatically Update
Toggles the Properties window to auto-update as new objects are selected or to remain static displaying the properties of the currently selected object. By default, the Properties window is updated to display the properties of the latest object as new objects are selected.