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  • John Smith
    May 10, 2012
      ok i've assigned it now over permenant settings to alt-e and it seems to
      work fine


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      >
      > Hi Bob,
      >
      > It's working for me just fine. I went to the new "Zen Coding" menu and
      > clicked clicked "Use Zen Coding" to put a check mark by it. Next I typed a
      > simple line such as the following...
      >
      > div#test
      >
      > and then pressed Ctl-e which allowed that text to expand to this...
      >
      > <div id="test"></div>
      >
      > I did notice that the cursor should be left on the same line, immediately
      > after the word "test", in order for the zen coding to do its magic. If I
      > hit Enter first, moving the cursor to the next line, the zen doesn't
      > do its
      > thing.
      >
      > As one more test, I unchecked the "Use Zen Coding" menu item and repeated
      > my experiment. I got the same message you described, asking if I wanted to
      > enable the zen coding. I said yes and the zen expansion worked. I checked
      > the menu item and it was once again checked.
      >
      > If you're still having problems, maybe you should de-install and
      > re-install
      > the latest Edit+ version. That might help.
      > -John
      >
      > On Wed, May 9, 2012 at 11:08 PM, Bob Hindal <boofo131@...
      > <mailto:boofo131%40yahoo.com>> wrote:
      >
      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > Well, I tried that and all I get is an error message that says something
      > > like "Zen coding is not turned on, would you like to turn it on?" I
      > click
      > > yes and no zen coding. So, maybe I am missing more than just the
      > obvious?
      > > er?? ;)
      > >
      > > >________________________________
      > > > From: John Smith <john@... <mailto:john%40webital.de>>
      > > >To: editplus@yahoogroups.com <mailto:editplus%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > >Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2012 6:17 PM
      > > >Subject: Re: [edit+] Zen Coding
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >er....menu point zen coding -> use zen coding
      > > >
      > > >have to say its not that complicated :-)
      > > >
      > > >>
      > > >>
      > > >> How do you enable it, though?
      > > >>
      > > >> >________________________________
      > > >> > From: John Smith <john@... <mailto:john%40webital.de>
      > <mailto:john%40webital.de>>
      > > >> >To: editplus@yahoogroups.com <mailto:editplus%40yahoogroups.com>
      > <mailto:editplus%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > >> >Sent: Wednesday, May 9, 2012 2:33 AM
      > > >> >Subject: Re: [edit+] Zen Coding
      > > >> >
      > > >> >
      > > >> >
      > > >> >its actually very cool, and even if you don't remember all the
      > > shortcuts
      > > >> >just knowing a few can save a lot of typing
      > > >> >> this video demo helps you understand how it works:
      > > >> http://vimeo.com/7405114
      > > >> >>
      > > >> >> looks cool but i am wondering if i can remember these shortcuts...
      > > >> >>
      > > >> >>
      > > >> >> --
      > > >> >> Sent from my mobile. Ignore the typos unless they're funny.
      > > >> >>
      > > >> >>
      > > >> >>
      > > >> >> On Wed, May 9, 2012 at 1:00 PM, Bob Hindal <boofo131@...
      > <mailto:boofo131%40yahoo.com>
      > > >> <mailto:boofo131%40yahoo.com>> wrote:
      > > >> >>
      > > >> >>
      > > >> >>> **
      > > >> >>>
      > > >> >>>
      > > >> >>> I haven't figured how to enable and use it yet.
      > > >> >>>
      > > >> >>>
      > > >> >>>> ________________________________
      > > >> >>>> From: mljones1947 <mljones1947@...
      > <mailto:mljones1947%40yahoo.com>
      > > >> <mailto:mljones1947%40yahoo.com>>
      > > >> >>>> To: editplus@yahoogroups.com
      > <mailto:editplus%40yahoogroups.com> <mailto:editplus%40yahoogroups.com>
      > > >> >>>> Sent: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 11:25 PM
      > > >> >>>> Subject: [edit+] Zen Coding
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>>> The latest version of EditPlus supports something called Zen
      > > >> Coding. I
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>> had no idea what that was until I just went looking for an
      > > >> explanation.
      > > >> >>> Here's an excerpt from Wikipedia
      > > >> (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zen_Coding)
      > > >> >>>
      > > >> >>>> <excerpt>
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>>> Zen Coding uses a specific syntax in order to expand small
      > > >> snippets of
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>> code, similar to CSS selectors, into full-fledged HTML code. For
      > > >> example,
      > > >> >>> the sequence
      > > >> >>>
      > > >> >>>> div#page>div.logo+ul#navigation>li*5>a
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>>> expands into
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>>> <div id="page">
      > > >> >>>> <div class="logo"></div>
      > > >> >>>> <ul id="navigation">
      > > >> >>>> <li><a href=""></a></li>
      > > >> >>>> <li><a href=""></a></li>
      > > >> >>>> <li><a href=""></a></li>
      > > >> >>>> <li><a href=""></a></li>
      > > >> >>>> <li><a href=""></a></li>
      > > >> >>>> </ul>
      > > >> >>>> </div>
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>>> The expand abbreviations function includes several other complex
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>> functions, such as wrapping a section of code with expanded code.
      > > >> >>>
      > > >> >>>> </excerpt>
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>>> Geez, I retired just in time! My feeble old brain couldn't
      > handle
      > > >> this
      > > >> >>>>
      > > >> >>> stuff.
      > > >> >>>
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