IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 Help

Code Style. YAML

File | Settings | Editor | Code Style | YAML for Windows and Linux
IntelliJ IDEA | Preferences | Editor | Code Style | YAML for macOS
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Use this page to configure formatting options for YAML files. View the result in the Preview pane on the right.

Tabs and Indents

Use tab character
  • If this checkbox is selected, tab characters are used for indentation and for code reformatting.
  • When the checkbox is cleared, IntelliJ IDEA uses spaces instead of tabs.
IndentIn this text box, specify the number of spaces (or tabs if the Use Tab Character checkbox is selected) to be inserted for each indent level.

Set from

The link appears in the upper-right corner of the page, when applicable. Click this link and choose the language to be used as the base for the current language code style.
To return to the initial set of code style settings and discard the changes, click Reset.

Last modified: 11 October 2017

See Also

Language and Framework-Specific Guidelines:

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