IntelliJ IDEA 2019.2 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


In this field, specify the number of spaces (or tabs if the Use Tab Character checkbox is selected) to be inserted for each indent level.

Keep indents on empty lines

If this checkbox is selected, IntelliJ IDEA retains indents on empty lines as if they contained some code. If the checkbox is cleared, IntelliJ IDEA deletes the tab characters and spaces on empty lines.

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: 1 August 2019

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