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Adding cross references

Did you know that you can add your own cross-references to the listing? There are even several different methods for that:

  • Open xrefs window and press Ins
  • Write an IDC script
  • Write a plugin

Adding xrefs is very useful if IDA missed some of them and the graph looks ugly. Another benefit is replicated comments.

See a demo below the cut.


If some lines of the demo look greenish, it is not your monitor. I have a plugin which colorizes the listing for me. It is an experimental thing, I’ll publish it later…

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