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Using Sublime Text CLI (subl) “command” argument

I'd like to use Sublime Text in a script to save a text file with UTF-8 encoding, subl --help shows : --command : Run the given command I found a list of commands and tried typing subl ...
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All Settings lost on restart of Sublime Text 2

Some strange thing is happening from last two days with my SublimeText 2. On restarting of my computer the settings are lost. Below are my configuration details: SublimeText 2: Portable Version ...
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SublimeLinter not working with java

I'm trying to get sublimelinter to work with java so that I can lint my java program, but I don't know what javac -Xlint or what the path is. So my question is, what is PATHs and -xlint? I've got ...
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Sublime-Text-style autocomplete in Word?

I know that Word has a built-in autocomplete function. As far as I know, though, apart from dates, if I want a particular word to come up as a suggestion, I need to have it saved as an auto text. Is ...
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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 ...
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Redefine file extension associations in Sublime text 2

I have noticed that Sublime text 2 by default associates files with *.scm and *.ss extensions with lisp language. But it's scheme actually. Is it possible to redefine this association somehow (in ...
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In Sublime Text, how can I specify the fold level, with keyboard shortcuts, without having to unfold all first?

I'm trying to work out how to get code folding working how I want in Sublime Text 2. I can ⌘+K, ⌘+J to unfold all. Then I can do ⌘+K, ⌘+1 to fold all. At this point, I want to be able to go straight ...
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Simple Sublime/Emmet shortcut

I've seen several videos on how people use Sublime/Emmet to create quicker tags and I would like to learn the proper way to do this. I know how to do this for example: div.class and it will create ...
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Can Sublime Text alter CSS file properties and values to each line

I was wondering if you could in Sublime Text alter a .css file from: selector { property: value; property: value; } to: selector { property: value: property: value; ) ...
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Is it possible to filter what program defaultly opens a file depending on if that file has a particular tag?

Just more of a convenience thing. For instance if I saved a webpage which I was editing and assigned it the tag Sites. Is there anyway that I can filter what program default opens this kind of file, ...
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How do I change the file encoding in Sublime Text 2?

Using all those techniques like: { "Default_encoding": "UTF-8", "font_size": 9, "ignored_packages": [ "Vintage" ] } and even when I save with UTF-8 encoding, always ...
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Could you modify a file from a game in this manner?

What I am about to ask is probably going to sound like science fiction, but if I grab a usb, hook it up to my xbox and copy (for example) madden 15 to it. Then I plug it into my computer and open it ...
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Is it possible to run Minitest tests within Sublime Text 2?

This package allows you to run rspec and some other testing frameworks' tests from within Sublime Text 2. Is there a similar method for testing Minitest tests? I haven't been able to find anything ...
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Is there a way to assign keys in the command pallet list to jump to desired item instead of the default item in sublime text?

In the command pallet, when I type "gl", the default option is "Git: log", but I would rather have it "Git: Graph All". For example, I type in "gl" and instead of the default option "Git: Log All", ...
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Sublime Text: Keyboard shortcut for close all other tabs?

If you right-click a tab name you have three options for closing: Close Close others Close tabs to the right If you go through the default shortcuts you'd see only the first is possible using the ...
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Windows : Clearing contents of a locked file using notepad++ and getting new contents

Trying to clear the contents of a locked file using notepad++. Contents got cleared and the new contents not get updated instantly. I can view those contents only after restart. I once got this ...
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Uninstall Sublime Text 2

I'm upgrading from Sublime Text 2 to Sublime Text 3 on my Windows 7 PC. Add/Remove Programs does not have any entries for Sublime Text. How do I remove Sublime Text 2 completely, including removing ...
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Renaming open files in sublime text 2

I am trying to rename open files in sublime text 2. In version 2.0.1 Build 2217, you could rename by pressing f2 or by opening the command palette by pressing Ctrl + Shift + P and entering rename. ...
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Disable removal of whitespace at the end of an empty line in Sublime Text 2

If I have this sample code: function foo() { var bar = 1; var foo = 1; // These two lines will be indented on save, // however the following line will have it's indention removed: ...
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Choose first comma after specific pattern on each line

I have almost thousand lines each with the same structure and I have to edit one part of it. "650","4","The lenght of this part varies, Here's some commas, here, and, there" "203","4","Now this is ...
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How can i increase file tab size of sublime text 3?

i just started using sublime text3 on windows 7.The font size of file tab is too small for me. Is there a way to change tab color to white? How can i increase file tab size? How can i increase file ...
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sublime text 3 on mac os not keeping project open

I'm using sublime text 3 on mac. Whenever I've had a project or folder open and closed the window (not quit the app) it would remember where i last left off, and open my last window. I noticed now ...
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auto-close HTML tags in Sublime Text

I'm using Sublime Text 2, and I'm sure there must be a way to make it auto-close XML/HTML tags, the way for example Notepad++ can. Is there a way to have it add </div> immediately after I type ...
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Open file from Sublime Text with shortcut

I would like to add a shortcut (shift+ctrl+alt+o) to open the current file in Total Commander. I already know the arguments for Total Commander (/O /T "path"), but need help with Sublime Text 2.
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Editing a sublime theme, how to know which key string corresponds to which text element in the code?

I want to customize the color scheme of the comments in my code, by editing the .tmTheme How to know which of the <dict> <key> corresponds to which element of the code? Like, I can ...
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sublime text: hide view group without closing it

I open multiple groups in sublime and then want to temporarily hide some of them, in order to maximize the screen space of the others. But I don't want to close the group, because I still want to use ...
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In a sublime theme, what scope key defines the color of the cursor?

I'm trying to change the color of the cursor in a Sumblime theme. What scope key defines the color of the cursor in .tmTheme file?
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Edit Project directly from remote server

I am currently working with PHP/HTML on a remote server via PHPStorm. I love how intelligent it is, but i dont like how it forces me to have a local project and that i have to sync it. Is it any way ...
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Sublime always opens with the same files loaded

Running Ubuntu 12.04 and Sublime text 2 I can close them a hundred times. I've tried with ctrl+q and ctrl+w. I have changed hot exit to false and remember windows to false and rebooted. But when I ...
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How to prevent ST2 from searching in excluded folders?

I've got a sublime-project like this: { "folders": [ { "path": ".", "folder_exclude_patterns": ["_doc", "cache", "logs", "_release"], "file_exclude_patterns": ...
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What is the shortcut to break up multiple lines into one in sublime text 2?

Please browse to the sublime text homepage and have a look at slide #2. There is a "screenshot movie" showing several commands, but there is no explanation. Just CTRL+SHIFT+L for multiple selection. ...
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Sort (permute) lines by length in Sublime Text?

I'm looking to sort lines by length. I see how to do it by alpha or reverse alpha, but is there a way to see shortest to longest? Good writing mixes sentence lengths, and I'd find it very helpful if ...
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Sublime shortcuts for commonly type code

I use Sublime often and I find myself typing many of the same bits of boilerplate code on a very regular basis. For example, something as mundane as <div class="row"> </div> Is there ...
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How to delete whole python and reinstall?

I have set the python window size wrong. I set the width to something like 99999 and caused a crash. Since then, I tried to delete every package installed with python, and then reinstall, but this has ...
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define hotkeys minimize and restore Window on the sublime text 2

I want to create a hotkey to minimize and restore the sublime but even the Main.sublime-menu is undefined ! { "keys": ["ctrl+shift+w"], "command": "toggle_minimize_restore_window" } I apologize ...
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How can I set key bindings for menu items in Sublime Text 2?

There is no keyboard shortcut for menu items such as Refresh Folders. I have to use my mouse every time. How can I define key bindings for menu items in Sublime Text 2?
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Sublime Text 2 remapping keys

I'm using sublime as my main text editor and I am remapping my arrow keys from the arrows to alt+i, alt+j, alt+k, and alt+l. I have noticed that on Ubuntu 14.04 after I remap my keys that when I ...
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How to manually edit a macro for replacing a list of characters in Sublime Text 2?

I first tried recording a macro, but instead of recording the character sequence it records my commands and movements without arguments, like this: "args": { "close_panel": true }, ...
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Sublime Text 3: How to jump to the parent/enclosing function?

Is there a quick keyboard shortcut or Command Palette function to quickly jump to the parent/enclosing function? So if the cursor is in a function, then I want to quickly jump to the first line of ...
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In Sublime Text 2, how do I highlight any code which is between <?php and ?>

I'm coding in php for a Wordpress project at the moment and using Sublime Text 2. It's great, however, I would love to be able to quickly see what is php and what is html (also javascript, but that is ...
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Sublime key binding not working

I am trying to bind some keys to handle some layouts in sublime, and they are as follows: { "keys": ["super+alt+ctrl+down"], "command": "set_layout", "args": { "cols": [0.0, ...
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Firefox developer tools Color Scheme for Sublime text 2

How to find a Color Scheme (file "*.tmTheme") with Firefox developer tools for Sublime Text 2?
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Convert variables between camel case and underscore style

I would like to convert variables from or to UpperCamelCase, lowerCamelCase, underscore_style, or even "separate by spaces". This would be useful for coding and making documentation. I use Sublime ...
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Can I right-click a folder in Windows 7 and choose “Open with Sublime Text”?

In Windows 7, I can do this at the command line: "c:\Program Files\Sublime Text 2\sublime_text.exe" samplefolder This launches a Sublime Text window, with the contents of samplefolder loaded in ...
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SublimeText2: Packages does not show up on Package Control: Install

When I was installing some packages, I found that my Package Control: Install Packages although comes up after pressing enter nothing happens. Does anyone else had this issue? I do not know after ...
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No Replace function with COMMAND+ALT+F shortcut in Sublime Text on mac

CMD+SHIFT+E (which is for Replace Next function) works fine. Pressing CMD+ALT+F doesnt even highlight the Find menu momentarily. I can't work out where is the shortcut going, or what's highjacking it. ...
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Change project in sublime text, sourcetree & codekit

I'm a web developer, and often need to switch between projects. This means I need to: Change project in Sublime Text 2 Change project in CodeKit Change project in SourceTree Note: I'm using Mac ...
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Disable a Sublime key-binding entirely?

I want to get rid of these completely: { "keys": ["ctrl+up"], "command": "scroll_lines", "args": {"amount": 1.0 } }, { "keys": ["ctrl+down"], "command": "scroll_lines", "args": {"amount": -1.0 } }, { ...
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How to correctly configure Sublime Text's “Expand Selection to Tag” command?

I've been using Sublime Text for quite some time (both on OS X and Windows) and it's been working great. One of the features I like and use the most is "Expand Selection to Tag". On the Windows and OS ...
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How to remap motions with a count in Sublime Text 2 vintage mode?

In my .vimrc, I have space remapped to move down 10 lines, and backspace remapped to move up 10 lines respectively: nnoremap <space> 10jzz nnoremap <backspace> 10kzz I want to configure ...