LMD SyntaxEdit

Latest Version: 2017.6

Introduction

LMD SyntaxEdit represents a powerful and fast editor with syntax highlighting, customizable syntax schemes (schemes for many popular programming and scripting languages are included), Unicode and Code folding support. Besides that visual appearance of the editor is completely customizable. Along with the main controls a very powerful RegEx parsing engine and predefined dialogs for a simple and fast creation of editors are shipped with the package.Besides the trialversions a precompiled Exe-Demo is available in the public download area

Features

  • 9 components including full sourcecode;
  • Logical separation of Document and View, multiple views of the same text are easily possible.
  • Syntax highlighting based on XML syntax schemes. Subschemes also supported (e.g. Javascript in HTML).
  • 15+ syntax schemes for popular languages like C++, HTML, JavaScript, PHP, TCL, Visual Basic etc. are included.
  • Code folding feature (also based on on XML syntax schemes)
  • Unicode support! Fast! No size limitations!
  • All standard editor features like Word Wrap, Clipboard support etc.
  • Multilevel Undo/Redo, compound edit feature in document.
  • Customizable ‘special symbols’ (spaces, tabs, line ends, line wraps)
  • Customizable gutter with any number of bookmarks, breakpoints, line numbering, folding images, and custom bars (along with
  • OnGutterPaint/OnGutterClick custom events).
  • Bookmarks and breakpoints behavior as known in Delphi IDE: bookmarks never disappear when text is deleted, breakpoints will disappear when corresponding line is deleted. Different kinds of breakpoints are supported - with ability to set images for any kind of breakpoint, bookmarks and folding pictures.
  • Supports custom collections of line markers, or just markers for any position in text. Markers positions will be updated during text editing.
  • Document works with any kind of line ending characters (DOS ASCII, Linux, MAC etc. formats)
  • Virtual editing in view (as known from Delphi IDE).
  • Predefined dialogs for Search (including regular expression based search), Goto Line etc. operations
  • Property editor for syntax/color scheme editing included.
  • Free updates via Internet
  • A Site License covers unlimited number of developers in same organization at one location
  • Free technical support via forum (forum.lmd.de), e-mail, fax or mail
  • Also available as part of LMD IDE-Tools or VCL Complete packages.

New in version 2

  • Text Drag and drop support.
  • Bugfixes and enourmous speed enhancements.
  • Auto-completion API added. Completion supported: based on document text, or custom completion, based on events. See TLMDEditView.CompletionSettings, OnFillCompletionList, OnCompletionReplace, OnCompletionCustomDraw, OnCompletionMeasureItem properties/events.
  • Simple text highlight API added: HighlightSettings, Add/Remove Highlight. Useful to highlight some errors or some search results. Check TLMDEditView.HighlightSettings property, and TLMDEditView.AddHighlight, RemoveHighlight, ClearHighlight methods.
  • UTF8 text auto-detect improved: now it can detect UTF8 without BOM
  • Other improvements like Addict 4 support, themed border support, improved dialogs and much more.

Screenshots

LMD SyntaxEdit - Features 1

This screenshot demonstrates several features like Syntax highlighting, code folding, word wrap etc

LMD SyntaxEdit - Features 2

This screenshot demonstrates customizable gutter with any number of bookmarks, breakpoints, line numbering, folding images, custom bars, etc.

Components

TLMDEditDocument
Content/properties of a document and its view are separated in LMD SyntaxEdit. Use the TLMDEditDocument control to handle the content of the document.
TLMDEditView
TLMDEditView is the visible part in LMD SyntaxEdit. Use this control to specify look and feel, specify different gutter bars, handle keystrokes etc.
TLMDEditViewPrintTask
This component allows to connect directly to a TLMDEditView control and fetch the printable contents from it.
TLMDEditFindDialog
TLMDEditFindDialog is a non-visual component which can be used to show text search modal dialog. It indended to be used with TLMDEditView control.
TLMDEditReplaceDialog
TLMDEditReplaceDialog is a non-visual component which can be used to show text replacement modal dialog. It indended to be used with TLMDEditView control.
TLMDEditKeyBindingDialog
TLMDEditKeyBindingDialog is a non-visual component which can be used to show syntax edit key binding modifying dialog. It indended to be used with TLMDEditView control.
TLMDEditSyntaxSchemeDialog
TLMDEditSyntaxSchemeDialog is a non-visual component which can be used to show syntax scheme editing dialog. It indended to be used with TLMDEditView control.
TLMDEditColorSchemeDialog
TLMDEditColorSchemeDialog is a non-visual component which can be used to show colot scheme editing dialog. It indended to be used with TLMDEditView control.
TLMDEditGotoLineDialog
TLMDEditGotoLineDialog is a non-visual component which can be used to show Delphi IDE like Goto Line dialog. It indended to be used with TLMDEditView control.

Downloads

Description Date Available Files
LMD SyntaxEdit Trial

Standalone version. Demo projects included.Exe-Demos provide compiled version of example projects.Please find documentation package in LMD IDE-Tools section.

This is a LMD 2017 release and should not be used at the same time with older release packages.

Delphi XE2 (and better) release contains 32bit + 64bit support. Latest ServicePack required for XE2 + XE6 releases.

Installation problems? Read the corresponding Package Installation Wiki entry.

Terms of use (Trials) / License Agreement / Support Topics

August 9, 2017
LMD IDE-Tools Helpfiles

Helpfiles for LMD IDE-Tools, DesignPack, ScriptPack and SyntaxEdit.
Besides that Tutorials in CHM format for Schemes creation (SyntaxEdit), ScriptPack and DesignPack.

January 24, 2017

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