With this release FDT can easily switched to dark theme:Simply select the Dark theme and apply. The Dark theme is available since Eclipse 4.4 (Luna). Older versions of Eclipse (and FDT) does not support color themes of this form. The FDT views and editors will switch to their default dark color set: In case you […]
FDT Standalone based on Eclipse Mars
With this new release FDT Standalones are based on Eclipse Mars. Kepler and Luna based FDT Standalones are still available.
We have added some convenience for users customizing their project templates. The source of the project templates is now customizable:
By clicking on the link default templates directory the following dialog opens:Here you can choose the source of the project templates. The default templates directory varies according to the operating system. For windows the templates are placed inside the user’s AppData directory.
In this case the user has chosen a non-existent directory:By using Initialize… the user needs to confirm that the directory will be created and filled with the default project templates:
After successful initialization the directory will have this structure:
The project wizard reloads the templates and offers them for selection:In case you change some templates you can manually reload the templates by clicking the second link refresh.
During development it is often required to be absolutely sure about UTF codes inside source. Now the AS3 editor shows current character and its UTF code:
Additionally the new string hover interprets strings as ActionScipt 3 will do and shows them as HTML output and as UTF hex code table with each character:The table shows invisible characters with gray background.