The Structural Highlighting options page enables you to specify the Structural Highlighting options.
The options page includes the following options:
Specifies Structural Highlighting availability.
Show connections with
Specifies the direction of lines connecting block bounds. You can choose one of the following values:
Horizontal and vertical lines
A single vertical line
Connect tags centers
Specifies the way a highlighting line connects to an xml tag. See the following screenshots:
Default color, Default opacity, and Default thickness
These options specify what a highlighting line looks like by default.
Lists the elements available for structural highlighting. Use this list to customize display options for any element.
The Elements list includes two tabbed pages:
Xml Elements - includes XML tags. The important feature of this page is the ability to add or remove custom tags.
To add a tag, type its name and click Add Xml Element.
Custom settings overrides
This section includes options for a selected element of the Elements list:
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