In Eclipse it is possible to comment out multiple lines by selecting them and executing
CTRL + /:
Is this possible in Notepad++ as well instead of typing
// in front of an individual multiple lines?
Select desired lines and then press CTRL+Q. This will toggle comments on and off.
Also, I've just recently become a fan of ALT + Left Mouse Click to select multiple lines and just manually comment those lines with
I've found the ALT + Left Mouse Click trick to work well with Visual Studio, JetBrain products, Notepad++ but not Eclipse.
In notepad++ I believe that the shortcut is CTRL+Q for commenting the code.
You can go to
The default for a block comment is CTRL+SHIFT+Q. So you can highlight the block of code then use this shortcut.