Indent Guides

by Lance Campbell for brackets >=1.9.0 
Show indent guides in the code editor.
version
1.3.9
modified
2017-04-23T16:06:33.038Z
first seen
2013-07-24T14:30:11.856Z
downloads
235600
 Versions
1.3.9
2017-04-23T16:06:33.038Z
17816
1.3.8
2017-04-22T16:22:11.086Z
1075
1.3.7
2017-04-08T14:10:58.346Z
11827
1.3.6
2017-04-08T04:22:44.132Z
1616
1.3.5
2015-08-02T20:17:27.067Z
121879
1.3.4
2015-06-09T13:11:35.566Z
17352
1.3.3
2015-02-28T18:45:13.555Z
20852
1.3.2
2014-12-03T15:25:55.509Z
13910
1.3.1
2014-09-22T19:58:49.589Z
10289
1.3.0
2014-09-22T02:48:39.096Z
789
1.2.2
2014-03-28T01:56:28.865Z
9160
1.2.1
2014-03-25T14:25:05.186Z
694
1.2.0
2014-03-24T23:17:51.631Z
280
1.1.0
2014-03-21T02:01:01.880Z
618
1.0.1
2013-07-24T14:30:11.856Z
7443
 Readme
# Indent Guides for Brackets An extension for [Brackets](https://github.com/adobe/brackets/) to show indent guides in the code editor. ### How to Install 1. Select **Brackets > File > Extension Manager...** 2. Search for this extension. 3. Click on the **Install** button. ### How to Use Extension Toggle the extension with **View > Indent Guides**. ## Screenshots: **Life without Indent Guides**: ![off](screenshots/indent-guides-off.png) **Life *with* Indent Guides**: ![on](screenshots/indent-guides-on.png) **Works great in the dark as well**: ![dark](screenshots/indent-guides-dark.png) **Preferences let you control the style and color**: ![preferences](screenshots/indent-guides-red-dotted.png) ### Extension Preferences **`brackets-indent-guides.enabled`** *(boolean)*<br/> Determines whether the indent guides will be shown or hidden. **`brackets-indent-guides.hideFirst`** *(boolean)*<br/> Determines whether the first Indent Guide will be hidden or shown. **`brackets-indent-guides.guideColor`** *(string)*<br/> The color of the indent guides. Can be any valid CSS Color value. **`brackets-indent-guides.guideStyle`** *(string)*<br/> This value determines the style of the guide: "solid" or "dotted". For more information on setting preferences see [How to Use Brackets - Preferences](https://github.com/adobe/brackets/wiki/How-to-Use-Brackets#preferences) ### Custom Key Bindings If you would like to add a customized keyboard shortcut to toggle indent guides, set your shortcut key to the following command id: `lkcampbell.toggleIndentGuides`. For example, if you want the shortcut `Ctrl-Shift-I` to toggle the indent guides, type the following entry into the `overrides` section of your `keyboardmap.json` file: `"Ctrl-Shift-I": "lkcampbell.toggleIndentGuides"` For more information on setting Custom Key Bindings see [User Key Bindings](https://github.com/adobe/brackets/wiki/User-Key-Bindings). ### Code Challenges Code challenges are closed issues and enhancement requests that I have attempted to resolve without success. Maybe you have an idea that will help? Just look for the `code challenge` label in the closed issues list. Post a comment on the issue and we can discuss your solution ideas. Here is a list of the current code challenges for this extension: 1. [Empty lines do not display indent guides](https://github.com/lkcampbell/brackets-indent-guides/issues/16) 1. [Show only one indent guide in hanging indent](https://github.com/lkcampbell/brackets-indent-guides/issues/11) 1. [Indent guides make scrolling less performant](https://github.com/lkcampbell/brackets-indent-guides/issues/12) 1. [Only show indent guides when text is present on line](https://github.com/lkcampbell/brackets-indent-guides/issues/15) ### License MIT-licensed -- see `main.js` for details.