The Code Editor

Use the Code Editor to create and edit source code files.

Different file types that you open in the editor will support different editing features. For example, if you open a DataFlex source file the Code Editor will provide color syntax highlighting specific to DataFlex language syntax. For more information see File Types.

Opening a File in the Code Editor

Files can be opened in the Code Editor in the following ways:

Overview of Features

The Code Editor supports a wide range of editing features such as:

Accessing the Editor Features

While you are editing text, the Studio's Edit and Text menus are active. These menus list most of the editing features available in the Code Editor.

See Also


Code Editor Mouse Actions

Code Editor Keyboard Mapping

Code Editor Context Menu

Finding and Replacing Text

Searching for Text in Multiple Files

Macro Recording

Configure Editor