Using Quick Actions (Light Bulbs) in COBOL

Quick Actions (also known as light bulbs, light bulb) is a feature of the Visual Studio editor. It enables you to quickly resolve some issues in your code, implement constructs or execute other actions.

Note: In order for the light bulbs feature to work, you must have background parsing turned on in the IDE (enabled by default).

The following Quick Action fixes are available for COBOL: