Cursor Fence Options

Property Description
Bottom Margin
Text Editor/Margins/Bottom  – IntegerRange
The number of lines in the bottom margin.
Keep Cursor Within Fence
Text Editor/Margins/Enabled  – Boolean
Enable margins to fence and scroll around the cursor.
Left Margin
Text Editor/Margins/Left  – IntegerRange
The number of characters in the left margin.
Right Margin
Text Editor/Margins/Right  – IntegerRange
The number of characters in the right margin.
Top Margin
Text Editor/Margins/Top  – IntegerRange
The number of lines in the right margin.

Editing Options

Property Description
Allow Drag and Drop Editing
Text Editor/Drag Drop Editing  – Boolean
Enables dragging and dropping of selections in the text editor.
Bold Popup Diagnostic Messages
Text Editor/Bold Popup Diagnostics  – Boolean
Displays popup diagnostic messages in bold for easier reading.
Check Spelling
Text Editor/Spell Checking  – Boolean
Enable spell checking in comments.
Code Completion
Text Editor/Code Completion  – Boolean
Enable or disable code completion assistance.
Column-mode Tab
Text Editor/Column Mode Tab  – Boolean
Tab key moves to the next textual column using the line above.
Confirm Modified File Reload
Text Editor/Confirm Modified File Reload  – Boolean
Display a confirmation prompt before reloading a file that has been modified on disk.
Copy Action When Nothing Selected
Text Editor/Copy Action  – Enumeration
What Copy copies when nothing is selected.
Copy On Mouse Select
Text Editor/Copy On Mouse Select  – Boolean
Automatically copy text to clipboard when marking a selection with the mouse.
Cut Action When Nothing Selected
Text Editor/Cut Action  – Enumeration
What Cut cuts when nothing is selected.
Cut Single Blank Line
Text Editor/Cut Blank Lines  – Boolean
Selects whether to place text on the clipboard when a single blank line is cut. When set to
Diagnostic Cycle Mode
Text Editor/Diagnostic Cycle Mode  – Enumeration
Iterates through diagnostics either from most severe to least severe or in reported order.
Edit Read-Only Files
Text Editor/Edit Read Only  – Boolean
Allow editing of read-only files.
Enable Popup Diagnostics
Text Editor/Enable Popup Diagnostics  – Boolean
Enables on-screen diagnostics in the text editor.
Enable Virtual Space
Text Editor/Enable Virtual Space  – Boolean
Permit the cursor to move into locations that do not currently contain text.
Expand Templates On Space
Text Editor/Auto Expand Templates  – Boolean
Enables automatic expansion of templates when the space key is pressed.
FIXME Tag List
Text Editor/FIXME Tags  – StringList
Set the tags to display as FIXMEs.
Numeric Keypad Editing
Text Editor/Numeric Keypad Enabled  – Boolean
Selects whether the numeric keypad plus and minus buttons copy and cut text.
Paste On Mouse Middle Button
Text Editor/Paste On Mouse Middle Button  – Boolean
Paste text from clipboard when mouse middle button is pressed.
Undo And Redo Behavior
Text Editor/Undo Mode  – Enumeration
How Undo and Redo group your typing when it is undone and redone.

Find And Replace Options

Property Description
Case Sensitive Matching
Text Editor/Find/Match Case  – Boolean
Enables or disables the case sensitivity of letters when searching.
Find History
Text Editor/Find/History  – StringList
The list of strings recently used in searches.
Regular Expression Matching
Text Editor/Find/Use RegExp  – Boolean
Enables regular expression matching rather than plain text matching.
Replace History
Text Editor/Replace/History  – StringList
The list of strings recently used in replaces.
Whole Word Matching
Text Editor/Find/Match Whole Word  – Boolean
Enables or disables whole word matching when searching.


Property Description
Default Text File Encoding
Text Editor/Default Codec  – Enumeration
The encoding to use if not overridden by a project property or file is not in a known format.

Save Options

Property Description
Backup File History Depth
Text Editor/Backup File Depth  – IntegerRange
The number of backup files to keep when saving an existing file.
Delete Trailing Space On Save
Text Editor/Delete Trailing Space On Save  – Boolean
Deletes trailing whitespace from each line when a file is saved.
Tab Cleanup On Save
Text Editor/Cleanup Tabs On Save  – Enumeration
Cleans up tabs when a file is saved.

Visual Appearance

Property Description
Text Editor/Font  – Font
The font to use for text editors.
Hide Cursor When Typing
Text Editor/Hide Cursor When Typing  – Boolean
Hide or show the I-beam cursor when you start to type.
Highlight Cursor Line
Text Editor/Highlight Cursor Line  – Boolean
Enable or disable visually highlighting the cursor line.
Horizontal Scroll Bar
Text Editor/HScroll Bar  – Enumeration
Show or hide the horizontal scroll bar.
Insert Caret Style
Text Editor/Insert Caret Style  – Enumeration
How the caret is displayed with the editor in insert mode.
Line Numbers
Text Editor/Line Number Mode  – Enumeration
How often line numbers are displayed in the margin.
Mate Matching Mode
Text Editor/Mate Matching Mode  – Enumeration
Controls when braces, brackets, and parentheses are matched.
Overwrite Caret Style
Text Editor/Overwrite Caret Style  – Enumeration
How the caret is displayed with the editor in overwrite mode.
Show Diagnostic Icons In Gutter
Text Editor/Diagnostic Icons  – Boolean
Enables display of diagnostic icons in the icon gutter.
Show Icon Gutter
Text Editor/Icon Gutter  – Boolean
Show or hide the left-hand gutter containing breakpoint, bookmark, and optional diagnostic icons.
Show Mini Toolbar
Text Editor/Mini Toolbar  – Boolean
Show the mini toolbar when selecting text with the mouse.
Use I-beam Cursor
Text Editor/Ibeam cursor  – Boolean
Show an I-beam or arrow cursor in the text editor.
Vertical Scroll Bar
Text Editor/VScroll Bar  – Enumeration
Show or hide the vertical scroll bar.