Sublime Text 2 is a cross-platform GUI text editor for Windows, OS X and Linux.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
0answers
52 views

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 example,...
0
votes
0answers
277 views

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 indent-tabs-...
0
votes
2answers
218 views

What is Sublime Text 2’s equivalent to vim’s Ctrl+P?

Sublime Text is great, but Ctrl+P (and Ctrl+N) in vim (inserting a word with same starting characters in insert mode) is such an essential feature that I just cannot live without it. Is this ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

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, ...
0
votes
1answer
167 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
89 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
460 views

Sublime Text 2 not using new icon in Cmd-Tab on OS X

I had previously exchanged the default icon for a custom icon. Upgrading to the latest update, which included a new, official icon, did not change the icon used when I change between programs (Cmd-Tab)...
0
votes
1answer
193 views

(osX) Applescript to run compile shortcut in TexShop not working while in Sublime Editor

I'm trying to write an script so that when I'm in Sublime I can use a keyboard shortcut to get it to: save in sublime compile in TeXShop (I'm using it with the external editor setting) then switch ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

Mac: Edit in Filezilla with Sublime text always open a new Sublime window

With my Mac, everytime I want to Edit a file from Filezilla, it open a new Sublime text window. Is there a way to tell Filezilla to open the file in the current window if it already exist?
0
votes
2answers
104 views

Cannot create key bindings with the pipe-key on my Norwegian keyboard in Sublime Text 2

I am trying to bind ctrl+| to Show Console in Sublime Text 2 on a Norwegian keyboard using the following line in the (json?) configuration file: { "keys": ["ctrl+|"], "command": "show_panel", "args": ...
25
votes
1answer
10k views

Switch between columns' active tabs in Sublime Text 2

I know Sublime Text makes the following commands available: ctrl+tab and ctrl+shift+tab - navigate through recent tabs ctrl+pageup and ctrl+pagedown - navigate through adjacent tabs I usually keep ...
2
votes
3answers
209 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
249 views

Files last modification date

This seems like such a simple thing that I'm convinced I must be just missing it somewhere. Is there a setting or a plugin that will display the last modification date/timestamp of the file you are ...
0
votes
1answer
124 views

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": "<b>${0:$...
0
votes
1answer
651 views

Sublime text 2 Unable to save hidden files on windows

In windows, upon saving changes to a file that's hidden, sublime text 2 throws the error "Unable to save". The good commenter below confirms it's only me who's having this problem.. I've tried ...
4
votes
2answers
783 views

Non-blocking editing of remote files via SSH

On OS X, I frequently need to edit files that are actually stored on a remote Linux server I connect to via SSH over VPN. When I'm at the physical of the location of the server, I can easily mount the ...
2
votes
1answer
132 views

How to column select in Sublime Text 2 on a HP Envy laptop

I want to be able to column select in Sublime Text 2 on my HP Envy laptop (p/n: J4Z51EA#UUW) using the keyboard shortcuts Ctrl+Alt+Up or Ctrl+Alt+Down. By default, these shortcuts were used by Intel ...
1
vote
0answers
17 views

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. ...
1
vote
0answers
108 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
2
votes
3answers
1k views

How to remove bullets from the gutter toolbar in Sublime Text 2?

I don't know how these bullets appeared in my gutter toolbar: How can I remove this from my Sublime editor?
0
votes
1answer
115 views

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 ...
11
votes
1answer
663 views

sublime text 2 - display jsdocs while typing

I installed the JsDocs package and use it to document my code. ATM I'm using SublimeCodeIntel with Alt+Click to jump to the documentation, but this is quite annoying, especially when you just want to ...
2
votes
1answer
123 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
791 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

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 ...
2
votes
6answers
4k views

How can I run SASS in Sublime Text 2?

I downloaded this SASS syntax highlighting files and done the four steps instructed (as a Mac user). But I don't know how to run it so that my .sass file is converted to .css Can you suggest me ...
0
votes
1answer
536 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
178 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
77 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
48 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
93 views

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 ...
6
votes
6answers
4k views

I can't write the open square bracket in Sublime Text 2 - How can I find out why?

I'm running Sublime Text 2 on Windows x64 with the following packages installed: Package Control CoffeeScript EncodingHelper GIT MarkDown Preview Python PEP8 Lint Stylus SFTP Theme - Soda I had ...
1
vote
1answer
533 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

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 ...
-1
votes
1answer
33 views

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
3
votes
1answer
126 views

Sublime Text HTML Block Comment Containing Comments [closed]

Is there a plugin to help with HTML commenting a block of code that may already contain other comments? <div class="wrapper"> <div class="container"></div> <!-- /.container --...
1
vote
2answers
790 views

.class specific search and replace

I'm trying to remove entire tag with specific class: Code: <div> Blah blah <div class='myClass'> <div>some other div</div> </div> </div> <div> Blah ...
2
votes
1answer
425 views

How to use “Search and replace” in selected text in Sublime Text 3

I want to select text and then use "search and replace" to replace strings in this selection. I think the following workflow should be it: Select Text Ctrl+H to activate "search and replace" type ...
1
vote
2answers
176 views

PHPStorm -> Sublime Text mac shortcut

I have googleing around for this, but have not found the answer. I have just gone from sublime text to PHPStorm. Is there any similar shortcuts for selecting variable(CMD+D), multiple cursor etc?
9
votes
1answer
1k views

sublime text 2 open file from find results keyboard shortcut

In the Sublime Text 2 "Find in Files" results, a box is drawn around wherever your search term appears. Double clicking within that box opens the file and focuses your cursor on that line. Is there ...
1
vote
1answer
28 views

How to find out which command corrosponds to which command pallet list items in sublime text?

The git plugin for sublime text has many options populated in the command pallet but I want to assign keyboard shortcuts to some of them. How do I find out which commands to use for those commands? ...
0
votes
2answers
208 views

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 ...
30
votes
1answer
12k views

How do I assign a keyboard shortcut to recorded macro in Sublime Text

I have a bunch of macros which I have recorded and saved in Sublime Text 2. I'm trying to assign keyboard shortcuts to each of those, but I'm kind of lost as to how to go about doing this, I had a ...
5
votes
2answers
4k views

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 ...
4
votes
2answers
4k views

How to jump previous or next position in Sublime Text 2?

I want to jump to the previous (or next) position in Sublime Text 2. C-i, C-o in vim. Ctrl-, Ctrl= in Visual Studio. How can I do it in Sublime?
0
votes
0answers
765 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Selected variable highlighting and word separators in Sublime Text

I removed the dollar sign from the list of word separators to be able to select PHP variables with double-clicks. Problem is when i select a variable: what i would expect is all other occurrences of ...
1
vote
0answers
44 views

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 ...