[wingide-users] Tab ordering of files

Wingware Support support at wingware.com
Tue Sep 20 12:22:04 EDT 2005

On Tue, 20 Sep 2005, Russell Warren wrote:
> This is a feature request (or maybe a how-do-i?)...
> I often have many files open and use ctrl-pg-up/down to zing around 
> through the files I'm editing.  I find it pretty annoying that the 
> files are always sorted alphabetically left to right... is there any 
> other option for this that I can't find?
> What I would like/some suggestions:
>  - the option to have newly opened files appear on the rightmost tab 
> instead of sorting
>  - to be able to drag tab positions around
>  - have ctrl-tab and ctrl-shift-tab work similar to alt-tab in 
> windows (ie: once swaps to the most recently accessed file, twice to 
> 2nd most recent, etc).  Obviously this should be re-bindable.

All of these are on our list.  I've increased priority for the first 
and last ones.

Unfortunately there isn't a way to do these things now (in Wing 


Stephan Deibel

Wing IDE for Python
Advancing Software Development


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