Ident Guides wrong on tabs



I just changed my Visual Studio indentation setting from spaces to tabs. Since I've made this change, the guides are consistently off by 1 space (see attachment). As you can see the problem is cumulative so it does get rather noticeable and annoying.

Any idea?

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Zooba wrote Jan 23 at 7:32 PM

It looks like your indent width and tab width settings are different. These appear next to each other in Tools, Options, Text Editor, <language>, Tabs.

Indent Guides follows your indent setting, while tab characters follow the tab setting. If they're the same, there might be an issue, but I suspect mismatched settings are more likely.