#505 Multiple/Simultaneous editing

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Scintilla (358)
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2011-01-25
2008-06-23
Mattheiw B
No

Ability to select/edit multiple text regions (by using say CTRL + mouse select/highlight) and edit them simultaneously.

Please see links below for details (and extensions) of this idea:

http://groups.csail.mit.edu/uid/projects/simuledit/
http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?doid=502716.502734
http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~rcm/papers/chi02/chi02.html
http://www.e-texteditor.com/

Discussion

  • Neil Hodgson

    Neil Hodgson - 2008-06-23

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    While I'd like to see this implemented, its not enough of a priority for me to work on currently.

     
  • Neil Hodgson

    Neil Hodgson - 2008-06-23
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  • Sagara1337

    Sagara1337 - 2009-02-15

    This is nicely implemented by SublimeText.
    E-TextEditor stops multi-editing when pressing arrow keys to move away from selection (so it is only half as usefull as SublimeText).

     
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    Anonymous - 2011-01-25

    Please! kindly implement this! It will help a lot to speeding to write code!

     
  • Neil Hodgson

    Neil Hodgson - 2011-01-25

    Multiple selection was added in 2.0.

     
  • Neil Hodgson

    Neil Hodgson - 2011-01-25
    • milestone: --> Completed
    • status: open --> closed
     

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