Configuring the Editor

You can configure the text editor to suit your specific needs by selecting Tools > Options > Text Editor.

"Text Editor options"

The settings you specify apply globally to all projects.

To specify editor behavior for an open project, select Projects > Editor.

"Editor settings"

For more information, see Specifying Editor Settings. You can also specify indentation settings separately for C++ and QML files either globally or for the open project. For more information, see Indenting Text or Code.

You can perform the following configuration actions:

  • Using FakeVim Mode

    Run the main editor in a manner similar to the Vim editor in the FakeVim mode.

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