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How do I show indentation guides in TextMate?

Anyone knows if there is a bundle for this? There's no setting, obviously.

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There is a menu item somewhere, or a preference settings called "show invisible characters".

That's what is used in TextMate to show indentation levels: you get a little gray triangle at each tab.

I'm sorry if I'm not more precise, I'm on my linux box at home. But I'm sure you'll find it easily.

EDIT:

The menu item is labeled "Show Invisibles", it's located under the "View" menu and its shortcut is I.

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  • Yeah, I think thats as close as it gets. Thanks.
    – Andres
    Nov 22, 2011 at 9:31
  • this should be the accepted answer Apr 21, 2016 at 7:27
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In TextMate 2, select:

View > Show Indent Guides
View > Hide Indent Guides

Which was added via this commit: https://github.com/textmate/textmate/commit/263da53c8166273859c91c1a88ef2157d1d05ca8

TextMate Indent Guides

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If this ticket is still open, then I don't think there is a way to show indentation guides.

http://ticket.macromates.com/show?ticket_id=0DC672CD

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I think this is as close to an answer as we are going to get for now:

A bundle that may or may not work:
https://stackoverflow.com/questions/17463270/column-indentation-guide-on-textmate

Current progress on this issue for Textmate 2:
https://github.com/textmate/textmate/pull/945

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