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Vertical Line Guides


Hello all

I dearly love Sublime Text but would like to make a huge request for what I hope should be a fairly simple feature to implement: vertical line guides. These are simply small, dotted lines which “line up” the levels of indendation in the file. They are immensely useful for easy tracking of lines and code blocks.

An example (where the vertical guide of the matched braces is also VERY usefully highlighted in red) is in the free/open source Notepad2:

Is this likely to be considered?

EDIT: Excuse me, I have just discovered this: So I see it’s one of the most popularly requested features. Any word on if it will be coming?




This plugin should do what you want:



I have downloaded it but not sure if it’s working. I see the package under the package list but I don’t see any effect.