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:


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