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How to set up tab spaces

101 bytes added, 09:24, 25 May 2010
Added clarification to Visual studio section
This page will describe how to set up certain IDEs and Text Editors to not use the default tab character (\t) when the Tab key is pressed and instead use a predefined number of regular space characters instead. This is useful because when importing/exporting to different editors and /or platforms these tab characters can be read differently causing code to not be displayed in it's original intended form
==Notepad++ v5.6.6==
<i>This part uses Notepad++ v5.6.6 to set up tab spaces. Other versions should still be similar.</i>
 <br />To change the default action of the tab key:
==Visual Studio==
<i>Comfirmed to work for Visual Studio 2008/2010. Should be the same for 2005 aswell</i><br />To change the default action of the tab key:

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