IntelliJ IDEA shortcut for Extract/Introduce Local Variable

In IntelliJ IDEA, Ctrl + Alt + V for Windows/Linux and ⌘⌥V for macOS is the shortcut key to extract the highlighted or selected code into a local variable.

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Select the piece of code that you want to introduce a  local variable name or put your mouse pointer at the end of the code,

IntelliJ IDEA shortcut for Extract Local Variable

And press Ctrl + Alt + V (Windows/Linux) or ⌘⌥V (macOS) button together, IntelliJ IDEA automatically assigned a local variable for that code snippet.

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