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Code Editor Functions

The common Code Editor provides a variety of functions to assist with the code editing process, including:

·Syntax Highlighting
·Cursor History
·Brace Matching
·Automatic Indentation
·Commenting Selections
·Scope Guides
·Line Selection
·Find and Replace
·Find in Files


A range of these functions is available through keyboard key combinations and/or context menu options.

You can customize several of the Code Editor features by setting properties in the Code Editor configuration files; for example, by default the line containing the cursor is always highlighted, but you can turn the highlighting off.

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Learning Center topics

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