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Thread: How to add line numbers in Eclipse

  1. #1
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    Default How to add line numbers in Eclipse

    This tutorial is for people who want to make it a little easier to fix errors.

    Step One
    Click window

    Step Two
    Click Preferences

    Step Three
    Click The Arrow by General

    Step Four
    Click the Arrow by Editors

    Step Five
    Click on Text Editors

    Step Six
    Toggle "Show line numbers"

    Step Seven
    Click Apply and OK!

    You should now have the numbers next to each line. Enjoy!
    Last edited by Brt93yoda; August 12th, 2010 at 12:06 PM.

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    Default Re: How to add line numbers in Eclipse

    This is too complex which involves in doing many steps. Here is the simplest solution: Right click on the left side of the code editor, select 'Show Line Numbers'

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