The Dependency View displays the definitions within the application project that reference the currently selected definition in the Project Explorer. This is useful information when editing or removing the selected definition, as you can readily see the definitions that can or will be affected by the change.
The list of definitions in the Dependency View also includes the hierarchy information. A definition can be expanded in the Dependency View to display its parent definition. This information provides the path up to the module level. Any definition in the Dependency View can be selected and displayed it in the Properties View.
The following is an example of the Dependency View for an object