Notepad++ formatting issue
Hello people of Notepad++
I have been having this issue with Notepad++ and I’m not sure what it is and how to put it in words but that’s why I have screenshots!
I have put BOTH files into a YAML checker and they both turned out fine with 0 errors. I have this issue when I copy and paste something from a website to the notepad++ file.
I don’t know if this is a setting or what but its really annoying.
Based on the red rectangles in the linked screen dumps I presume your trying to tell us you are wondering why the code-folding margin is empty for the second file (
I don’t know how exactly the code-folding is implemented for the YAML lexer but I see a lot of differences between the contents of the two files that might be of influence.
Can you provide a link to the files for a closer look?
Well I fixed this issue.
The issue was that the double spaces where not spaces they where blank areas causing notepad++ not to read them.
So I replaced the blank areas with real spaces.
FYI N++ can make these whitespace differences easier to detect by enabling
View > Show Symbol > Show White Space and Tab.