[wingide-users] Question about autocompletion

Wingware Support support at wingware.com
Mon Aug 2 15:42:00 MDT 2010

cool-RR wrote:
> In Wing's autocompletion, when you press Tab, it autocompletes the 
> word according to your selection from the list, even if there are 
> multiple possible completions that start with the string that you 
> typed. Is there a key that can be pressed that 
> will autocomplete exactly to the character before the first different 
> character of the different options? The same way that Tab behaves in 
> the Linux shell.

There isn't a mode like that now but I've been wanting it also (although 
apparently not enough to have implemented it yet ;-).  For now I tend to 
use the arrow keys to get to the completion match that I want.


Stephan Deibel
Wingware | Python IDE
Advancing Software Development


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