Ignore quotation style when searching

This would be a similar feature to ignoring case when searching.

Very often, I find myself needing to search for a specific string instance as the string with the enclosing quotes, and want to ignore variables that may be named the same thing.  Often, I don't know if single or double quotes where used.

For example, I would like to be able to search for

"foo"

'foo'

(quotes included) but not

have foo listed in results.

Currently, I have to do two searches, one of each style of quotes, or do a regex search.  It would be nice to have a checkbox "Ignore quotation style", similar to the "Case sensitive" one.

 

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Hello,

It would be great if you could submit the feature request to our tracking system here: <http://youtrack.jetbrains.com/issues/IDEA#newissue=yes>. You will be able to receive the answer directly from our developers while other users will be able to write their opinion of your proposal.

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