Mini UI Specification on Formatting
Author: Ondrej Langr, xDesign Team
Date: June 19, 2008
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This UI specification suggests changes to the the formatting panel to make it somewhat easier to set desired code formatting in the scope still doable for NetBeans 6.5.
Note: Despite that this solution somewhat improves the current situation, it is not meant as a long-term ideal solution. In long-term, we should probably attempt to design and implement WYSIWYG formatting settings (see the issuezilla enhancement #137582).
The difference compared to current state (NetBeans 6.1) lies in
- splitting the tabs in Alignment and Braces item in the combobox into two separate items Alignment and Braces.
- layout changes
The dialogs would then look as follows: