Indent Guides v12 (beta 2)

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Downloads: 380
Change Set: 3087716755da
Released: Mar 27, 2012
Updated: Mar 27, 2012 by Zooba
Dev status: Beta Help Icon

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This beta is likely to be less stable than the previous one. If you have severe troubles using this version, please report them with as much detail as possible (especially other extensions/addins that you may have) and downgrade to the last stable release.

Version History

Changed since v12 (beta 1):
  • new options dialog with Quick Set selections for behavior
  • restructured settings storage (should be more reliable)
  • asynchronous background document analysis
  • glow effect now appears in previews

Changed since v11:
  • new menu icon in VS 11
  • preview control now uses editor theming
  • new settings for controlling guides in empty lines
  • new "glow" style for guides
  • highlighting can be customised on each line
  • highlighting behaviour can be customised (advanced; see source code)
  • fixed issues with collapsed code blocks
  • improved behaviour around left-aligned pragma/preprocessor commands (C#/C++)

Changed since v10:
  • VS 11 support
  • new algorithm with improved performance and flexibility
  • fine-grained control of where guides appear
  • improved options dialog
  • guide line for the block containing the cursor is now highlighted
  • added settings upgrade from v9 and later (excluding betas)

Changed since v9:
  • line format may be set for each indent level
  • updated options pages
  • added "display line at text" option
  • fixed crashes for partial settings upgrades or upgrades from versions before v8
  • fixed crashes for active non-editor windows when opening options dialog
  • other stability and performance updates

Changed since v8:
  • fixed loading color on startup
  • improved update performance
  • added per-content type settings
  • revamped options page
  • improved guideline positioning

Changed since v7:
  • moved color setting to Indent Guides options page
  • added customizable empty line handling
  • made "empty line" include whitespace only lines
  • added en-AU/en-GB translations (ie. colour/color)

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