code beautifier


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code beautifier

A program that improves the presentation of programming source code. Based on an analysis of the syntax, it indents lines appropriately and squashes extraneous blank spaces and lines in order to produce more readable code. See prettyprint.
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SQL code beautifier provides a wide set of options for code appearance customization.
Powerful editing features offered with Visual SlickEdit for Rational Rose include a class browser, Context Tagging(TM) which includes Auto List Members and Auto Function Help, dynamic tagging, source code beautifier, color coding, syntax expansion, selective display, and SmartPaste(TM).
Powerful editing features offered with Visual SlickEdit-Tornado Edition include a class browser, dynamic tagging, source code beautifier, color coding, syntax expansion, selective display and SmartPaste(TM).
The Visual SlickEdit-Tornado Edition will provide Tornado users with powerful editing functions including a class browser, dynamic tagging, a code beautifier, SmartPaste(TM), difference editing and selective display, customized to work with the Tornado development environment.
Context Tagging rounds out an already rich set of language-sensitive features offered by Visual SlickEdit which includes a Class Browser, Dynamic Tagging, Syntax Expansion, SmartPaste(R), and a Code Beautifier.
0 was released in August of 1996 and became the only commercial editor to offer a C/C++/Java Code Beautifier, Difference Editing, SmartPaste, 3-Way Merge Editing and a Directory Alias feature that would operate across multiple platforms.
It provides superior code editing tools for intelligent coding assistance, file/directory tree differencing and 3- way merge editing, along with syntax expansion, argument completion, auto lists, aliases, SmartPaste(TM) and code beautifiers to help speed up coding.
The Plug-In includes many innovative features to help developers code faster, such as Context Tagging(TM) for argument completion, auto list members, auto list parameters and auto parameter info; the DIFFzilla(TM) file, directory tree and symbolic differencing application; 3-way merge editing; syntax expansion; an alias facility; many search options; selective display; SmartPaste(TM); and code beautifiers.
Built-in functionality includes high performance Java tools such as a fast native Java debugger, automatic build system, Java and EJB project wizards, JavaDoc editor, file differencing, 3-way merge editing, FTP capability, code beautifiers, color coding, code navigation and symbol look-up tools.
Organizing code - by providing graphical project tools and interfaces to version control systems -- Analyzing code - by speeding up code navigation, symbol references and look-up, and function help, along with powerful file differencing -- Working with code - through features like syntax expansion, auto list members and auto parameter info -- Improving readability of code - with color coding, code beautifiers, and syntax indenting -- Managing files - through a rich set of file listing, selecting and operating capabilities and an FTP capability