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Is it possible to set a project-specific font in Sublime (2)?

Is it possible to set a project-specific font in Sublime (2)? I just naively tried adding this to the config it give you under Project > Edit Project: { "font_face": "monospace" } (Which was ...
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Open files in new Sublime window on Ubuntu

I currently switched from gedit to Sublime Text. One thing I liked with gedit, but what is missing in Sublime, is that new files are opened in a new window when the current window is in another ...
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Sidebar subfolder: Sort by alphabet by not by capitalisation

It's every time confuse me that in sublime-text at sidebar subfolders sort like: Folder5 Folder8 folder1 folder7 How to force sublime-text to ignore letters case and sort subfolders like this: ...
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How to set up key bindings to change file type in Sublime Text 2

I would like to learn whether it's possible to set up a key binding in Sublime Text 2 to change a file type. To clarify further, I am not trying to alter a particular file type settings via a key ...
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Configuring Emacs tabs to behave like Sublime Text?

I love Emacs, but the only thing that annoys me about it is I can't get the damn tabs right. This is my configuration file: (global-hl-line-mode 1) (setq indent-tabs-mode t) (setq-default ...
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How to change syntax for a specific folder in Sublime Text 3

I write JS projects in ES5 and ES6. I installed Babel-Sublime for highlighting Babel supported code. Now, I open a .js file written in ES6, goto "View -> syntax -> Open all with current extension as : ...
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Sublime Text 2 Package Control Installation trouble. No Package Control option under Preferences

I am trying to install an REPL for Sublime Text 2. I followed the both the simple and the manual installation procedures as per the instructions at https://packagecontrol.io/installation#st2 However, ...
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How to configure Emmet in Sublime to enable comment shortcut?

Since I have enabled Emmet in Sublime 2, some commands don't work properly. How can I enable what seems to be the default functionality, when in HTML file typing cmd + / in front of <script ...
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How to give a “Document” a Title with Markdown in Sublime Text 2

I use Sublime Text 2 a lot for holding onto little thought pieces I have over the course of the day, and generally end up with around 20 or 30 floating around at any one time. As such, titling the ...
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Sublime text – configuration to focus selections right away while searching

Transitioning from Textmate to Sublime text and sorely missing one feature: In textmate, when searching for "sometext" in a single file, "Cmd–g" sets focus to selection, so that you can edit current ...
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What is the best policy for running GUI programs from CLI to silence non-error messages?

When, on Linux, running graphical programs (such as Sublime Text for example) from the Terminal, the program runs fine but logs on the console messages that are not exactly failures, nor useful log ...
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Search only in non-folded, visible code

Is there any way to set Sublime Text 2's search feature to only search in code that is not folded? i.e. limit the scope of Find or Find/Change to only visible code, excluding folded code? For ...
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Why do my tabs in Sublime Text appear so far off in Github?

In my Sublime Text settings I have: "translate_tabs_to_spaces": true And in the editor my code looks beautiful like so (all tabs): However in GitHub the tabbing turns out terrible: If I use 4 ...
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How do I get files with no extension to open with Sublime Text 2 by default?

Whenever I download programs or MediaWiki extensions there nearly always are README, INSTALL and COPYING files contained within the downloaded directory(s). These files usually have no file extension ...
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How do I easily highlight PyMOL code in Microsoft Word 2013?

Now I realize that several questions similar to this one exist on Superuser (e.g., How do I easily highlight the syntax of PHP code in Word?) but I believe there is enough difference for this not to ...
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Can't find Autoprefixer in sublime

I installed everything per this article: Adding CSS Vendor Prefix Automatically With Sublime Text I press CTRL-SHIFT-P, while am on a .CSS file and typing in "Autoprefixer", but such an extention I ...
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Determine which plugin is overriding key bindings

I'm using Sublime Text 3 on Windows 7. In Key Bindings - default: { "keys": ["f9"], "command": "sort_lines", "args": {"case_sensitive": false} }, { "keys": ["ctrl+f9"], "command": "sort_lines", ...
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Is there a way to convert indentation to tabs whenever a document is pasted into sublime text?

most documentations (of codes) are indented with space on the web these days (due to html formatting). It's a bit inconvenient to repeatedly use convert indentation to tabs command in sublime text. I ...
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Autocomplete method definitions with parameters

In Sublime Text, typing out a method name will prompt the autocomplete box to show all matching words in a file, and the All Autocomplete package will extend that to all matching words in any open ...
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Sublime Text (3) Keymaps Across OS's?

Has anyone solved the problem of different Sublime Text keymappings across operating systems? I use Linux, Windows, and occasionally OS X. And, I have Sublime Text 3 installed on all platforms. ...
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PHP syntax in Sublime Text very slow

My Sublime Text 3's PHP syntax highlighting causes the editor to become extremely slow. And it's proportional to the amount of code in the current file. It's only with PHP. As soon as I switch to ...
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View document position window on right side in Atom editor like Sublime Text?

The title pretty much covers it. In Atom can you display the position where you are in the current document like you can in Sublime Text? An example of what I'm talking about can be seen on Sublime's ...
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sublime text 2 - multiple key bindings don't work, only last one

I set up a few custom key bindings, but only the last one always works, the ones before it don't. [ { // "keys": ["ctrl+b"], "command": "insert_snippet", "args": {"contents": ...
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How to configure Sublime Text 2?

So I want my Sublime Text 2 to look like this. To that end, I installed the corresponding theme and font (DejaVuSansMono). But no matter what I do, a/ the font doesn't change to what I want it to ...
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Customize “wrap” characters in Sublime Text

In Sublime Text, highlighting any text and pressing any of the following symbols: ' " ( { [ will cause the entire highlighted section(s) to be surrounded by the key you pressed (or its matching ...
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Sublime Text - Find next - go back to beggining of file like Chrome does

In Google Chrome, when you search for a string and you keep pressing the "down arrow", if you are at the last string found, and you click again the down arrow, if goes back to the first string found ...
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In Sublime, what do the left/right arrow buttons do in the top left of the interface?

I know it sounds like a stupid question, but clicking them does nothing noticeable, and I can't find any info after googling it.
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Sublime Text 2 Keeps Growing due to Backup folder

My Sublime Text 2 Installation folder keeps growing as the backup folder getting bigger. I think it is due to package control plugin. Every time, it updates, it creates dated folder in Backup. Is ...
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Custom font in Sublime Text 2 without installing it

In Sublime Text 2, is it possible to use other fonts than those which are installed on the system? If yes, how can I achieve this? I am working on a Windows 7 machine without admin privileges and am ...
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Contents of find-and-replace input shared between programs

When using the find functionality in Firefox and Sublime Text 2, the contents of the input field are shared between programs. Effectively, if I have been using find in one program, as soon as I hit ...
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Can I use a sequential key binding like Ctrl-x Ctrl-s in Sublime Text?

I'm trying out Sublime Text. I've been an Emacs (in Evil mode) user for several years. As a result I have Ctrl-x Ctrl-s for save deeply embedded in my muscle memory (so deeply embedded that I ...
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Sublime Text Show Filanames when using Ctrl+Tab to Browse Opened files

Is there a way to show the list of files when I browse the open files using ctrl+tab keyboard shortcuts. It can be useful in selecting an appropriate file easily and visually. Not a deal-breaker but ...
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Sublime Text 3 Keeps Trying “Caching Information” in the status bar

I have a sublime text 3. and It keeps me showing "Caching Information" in the status bar, for the line I am editing. It seems it is trying to do something and have not been able to finish. Anybody has ...
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Sublime Shortcuts at OS level

I love Sublime text as many other people do. I love its shortcuts. But whenever I'm editing text somewhere else, I keep on wanting to do Ctrl+L to select the whole line, Ctrl+Shift+Down Arrow to ...
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Sublime Text Package Control - Get More Information

Is it possible to get more information about the plugin/extension in the Package Control in Sublime Text? I use the shortcut ctrl + shift + p to bring package control and Install Packages. The ...
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Sublime Text 2 (mac) - Include hidden files in search

I've tried using the search all function (Cmd+Shift+F) in a project, but I'm unable to search in hidden folder. For example, I know "foo" is in a hidden file, but the search comes up empty.
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Force SublimeREPL to use specific version of Ruby

I installed SublimeREPL for use with Ruby. It attempts to run code on Ruby 1.8.7 and I would like it to run on 1.9.3, and later on other versions of Ruby. I'm not sure where it's inheriting the ...
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Syntax highlight in SublimeText 2

How do I get Sublime Text 2 to highlight syntax of a language? I tried everything I could find but none of that bore any fruit. Thanks
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How to edit Sublime Text 2 Macros

How can I edit Sublime Text 2 Macros? What program to use to open the file (example - MyMacro.sublime-macro)? Also, how can I delay the keyboard typing in playing the macro? I hit record macro, then ...
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How to divide several pages of text (80.000 words) that i have to divide into 160 characters per page in a text editor?

A have several pages of text (80.000 words) that i have to transform and divide into 160 characters max per page. Any of you can help me do this in BBedit or Sublime Text (Mac)? Tks, Bruno
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Is there a way for a file in sublimetext 2 to have a label other than the name of the file?

I'm working with a bunch of files that are all called "index.php". I want to keep the filename but change the name of the file on sublime text so it is easy to switch between files. Is there a way to ...
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KEdit/XEDIT show/all equivalent for Sublime?

I've been using Sublime for a while. Lovely editor but there is one feature I am missing. Is there a way to achieve a similar result what I was getting from a KEdit http://www.kedit.com/ (windows) ...
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Ugly fonts in IntelliJ IDEA Community Edition 14.0 Windows 8.1

I use macType Which renders fonts beautifully elsewhere. I tried to configure through options -Dawt.useSystemAAFontSettings = On -Dswing.aatext = True but nothing helped. In general InteliJ not ...
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Sublime Text2 xDebug

I been googled around sublime2 install with xdebugclient. but has no luck to search, i wanted to install xdebug inside my sublime and been tracking the variable like this image. i did what martomo ...
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Use Sublime text to wrap domain names in quotes

I have a large-ish csv text file of which one column contains a domain name, e.g. example.com. However, to be able to import my file correctly I need to have all occurrences of domain names to be ...
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Sublime Text 2/3: Arrow key navigation

In Textpad, when you press the down arrow key in a line, insert some text, and then press down again, you will stay in the same position that you were at before you inserted text. Sublime Text ...
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Changing Default Text Editor in Linux Mint 17 to Sublime Text 2

I'm having trouble using the terminal to change my text editor to Sublime Text 2. I followed the instructions in this thread to no avail :/ Any assistance would be extremely appreciated
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How do you move the cursor(s) to the next occurence of a character in Sublime Text?

Let's say we have a file containing this: name, job, age Mark, Specialist, 24 Bob Guy, Manager, 43 Susan Third, Data Generation, 30 What I want to do is navigate around the fields. Move to the next ...
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Is there a way in Sublime Text to display find results in a panel at the bottom of the current window?

This is a highly useful feature in other editors eg. Eclipse and Notepad++ You get to see the list of find results printed as all the containing lines with their lines in the buffer, which gives you ...
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Change cursor color in sublime text?

Im trying to change the cursor color in sublime text. Im running windows in a VM on my mac. In Preferences.sublime-settings ive added the following but it hasn't done anything: // Change caret ...