[wingide-users] The convert indentation

Yaron Butterfield ybutterf at bcgsc.ca
Mon Nov 24 10:03:37 MST 2008

I have the same problem and nothing I have tried works.  

-----Original Message-----
From: wingide-users-bounces at wingware.com [mailto:wingide-users-bounces at wingware.com] On Behalf Of Joshua J. Kugler
Sent: Thursday, November 20, 2008 12:39 AM
To: Wing Users
Subject: Re: [wingide-users] The convert indentation

On Wednesday 19 November 2008, johnf said something like:
> This is driving me crazy!  I paste and the entire file is converted to 
> some other indentation other than what I want which is  4 spaces.
> When I fix the paste it returns to the correct spacing.   And when I
> save files that I have been editing for weeks and re-open the program 
> ask if I want to convert. Let's assume that something is triggering 
> the convert.  Could it at least tell where the issue is in the text?
> I'm going nuts!

There is an option in the configuration:

Edit -> Preferences -> Editor

Check "Show Whitespace."  That will show spaces and tabs on lines.  I keep it on all the time...it's great. I also check "Show Indent Guides" 
under Editor -> Indentation.


Joshua Kugler
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