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Finding line number and column in NetBeans Editor

 
Charles Bradley
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There are enough mentions of NetBeans here that I hope this is an appropriate question. Is there a way to find the current position in a file? By that I mean the line number and the position in the line. This would be useful for locating errors when the error report includes a line number, aligning comments, etc. Thanks.
 
Neel Bera
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Charles Bradley wrote:There are enough mentions of NetBeans here that I hope this is an appropriate question. Is there a way to find the current position in a file? By that I mean the line number and the position in the line. This would be useful for locating errors when the error report includes a line number, aligning comments, etc. Thanks.




Hello, I hope by file you were referring to the source code lines. Please search in Toolbar and click on " View -> Show line numbers". This will List the number line beside your code. Hope this helps

 
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Better suited for the IDE forum.
Moving.
 
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The line and column number are shown in the status line at the lower right.
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
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