Text Editor Options Dialog Box

 

For the latest documentation on Visual Studio 2017, see Visual Studio 2017 Documentation.

For the latest documentation on Visual Studio 2017, see Text Editor Options Dialog Box on docs.microsoft.com. The editor options in the Options dialog box provide ways to customize the appearance and behavior of the editor.

How to: Change Fonts and Colors in the Editor
Explains how to change editor fonts and colors.

How to: Manage Word Wrap in the Editor
Explains word wrap options.

How to: Display Line Numbers in the Editor
Explains how to turn on line numbers.

How to: Display URLs as Links in the Editor
Explains how to format URLs so they appear as links.

Setting Language-Specific Editor Options
Explains how to set editor options that apply only to one development language.

Options, Text Editor, General
Explains general editor options.

Options, Text Editor, File Extension
Explains file extension options.

Options, Text Editor, All Languages
Explains options available to all languages.

Options, Text Editor, All Languages, Tabs
Explains tab options available to all languages.

Options, Text Editor, Basic (Visual Basic)
Explains Visual Basic options.

Options, Text Editor, C/C++, Formatting
Explains C/C++ formatting options.

Options, Text Editor, C/C++, Advanced
Explains C/C++ advanced options.

Options, Text Editor, C#, Formatting
Explains C# formatting options.

Options, Text Editor, C#, Advanced
Explains C# advanced options.

Options, Text Editor, C#, IntelliSense
Explains C# IntelliSense options.

Options, Text Editor, JavaScript, Formatting
Explains JavaScript formatting options.

Options, Text Editor, JavaScript, IntelliSense
Explains JavaScript IntelliSense options.

Options, Text Editor, XAML, Formatting
Explains XAML formatting options.

Writing Code
Describes different ways to use the Code Editor.

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