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Code Editor Functions



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Code Editor

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.


Function Details


Find and Replace

Find in Files

Code Editor Key Bindings

Code Editor Context Menu

Learning Center topics

(Alt+F1) | Software Engineering | Code Editor | Locate in Source
(Alt+F1) | Software Engineering | Code Editor | Using Intellisense