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Highlight (1) tab

The Highlight (1) tab allows you to set properties related to highlight (1).

Highlight These Words check box

Enable highlighted strings.

Highlight Word list box

List of highlighted strings. Clicking the check box will change the color. These numbers correspond to the highlight colors specified on the Display tab.

Add button

Click this button to add a new item to the list.

Delete button

Click this button to delete the selected item from the list.

Whole Word Only check box

Highlight the selected string only if the whole word is the string.

Highlight Right Side check box

Highlight the selected word and the right of the word on the line only up to the word wrapped position.

Highlight Right All check box

Highlight the selected word and everything to the right of the word on the line up to the window border (if no wrap or wrap by window is selected) or specified width or page width.

Match Case check box

Highlight the selected word only if the case matches.

Inside Tag Only check box

Highlight the string only if the string is inside a tag.

Regular Expression check box

Highlight the selected string using a regular expression.

Begin Tag text box

The beginning character of the tag. You can set each string to be highlighted only if it exists inside the tag.

End Tag text box

The end character of the tag. You can set each string to be highlighted only if it exists inside the tag.

Import button

Import highlighted strings from CSV or ESY type file. The CSV file contents are organized as string, Color, Whole Word Only, Highlight Right Side, Match Case, and Inside Tag Only. The ESY file syntax can be found at the following page.

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Export button

Export highlighted strings to CSV or ESY type file. The CSV file contents are organized as string, Color, Whole Word Only, Highlight Right Side, Match Case, and Inside Tag Only. The ESY file syntax can be found at the following page.

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Reset button

Resets to default settings. The Reset dialog box will be displayed and will allow you to copy from another configuration.

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