Each code editor in Visual Studio has a set of configurable rules that control the formatting of the code. Walt shows the key setting available for the C# editor.
- [Voiceover] In this video,…I'll look at the format rules for the C# Code Editor.…To review the basics of code formatting,…each code editor has a set of rules…that it follows when you invoke…the Format Document command.…Some of these rules are configurable,…and that's what I'm looking at today.…In the C# Editor,…you invoke the Format Document command…by using Edit, Advanced, Format Document,…or this keystroke set, Ctrl-K, Ctrl-D.…This is universal across all of the code editors, really.…
I can invoke it that way, or I can automatically…have it happen here…under certain conditions.…For instance, I can have the format happen…when I press the semi-colon.…If I move down to this line,…and I put some extra space around…the true keyword here,…and then I type in the semi-colon,…the C# Editor runs the format rules for this editor.…This also works when I press the close curly brace,…so I'll move down here and mess up my formatting,…then I'll type in a new curly brace here, on Line 32,…and you see formatted,…all the lines of code that were out of sync.…
- Exploring the code editor window and default settings
- Commenting code
- Using hover tips and IntelliSense
- Tracking changes
- Refactoring code
- Formatting and arranging code
- Navigating and inspecting code
- Using the Task List
- Working with snippets and smart tags
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Work with Code Editors
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