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Status

Other Applications
XUL Explorer
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enhancement
UNCONFIRMED
7 years ago
7 years ago

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(Reporter: Dave Stewart, Unassigned)

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Description

7 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-GB; rv:1.9.2.8) Gecko/20100722 Firefox/3.6.8 ( .NET CLR 3.5.30729)
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; en-US; rv:1.9.0.3) Gecko/2008092521

When I enter tabs they are converted to 4 spaces.
When I press F8 to reformat the page, a single indent unit is 2 spaces

Also, highlighting text and pressing (SHIFT+)Tab deletes it. It would be preferable to have the text indent or outdent.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
Tab-indent text, or press F8 on any code
Actual Results:  
Newly-inserted tabs are converted to 4 spaces.
F8-reformatted XUL is created with multiple sets of 2-spaces
Selected text is deleted

Expected Results:  
Tabs remain as tabs
Any selected-text is block-indented

Apologies for direct-emailing mark earlier! I didn't realise there was a bugs / request page.
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