IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 Help

Breadcrumbs

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Use this page to enable or disable breadcrumbs for all supported languages or for some of them. Optionally customize the placement for breadcrumbs in the editor and highlighting for them.

ItemDescription
Show breadcrumbsWhen this checkbox is selected, breadcrumbs are shown in the contexts selected in the Languages area:
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When this checkbox is cleared, the Placement and Languages areas are disabled.

PlacementIn this area, choose whether you want to have breadcrumbs at the top or at the bottom of the editor. The default option is Bottom.
LanguagesSelect the checkboxes next to the language contexts where you want to have breadcrumbs.
Manage colorsClick this link to open Color Scheme and configure colors for highlighting breadcrumbs.
Last modified: 11 October 2017

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