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Last modified 2017-09-07 0 downloads By Holger Schimanski


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Additional languages and enhanced layout options

Syntax highlighting for Java, XML, C#, C++, PHP, Ruby, Python, Objective-C, SQL, Perl, HTML, CSS, JavaScript etc.

Also additional layout options like line numbers, title, collapse and highlighting of selected lines.

Preview mode in create, edit and comment dialogs

Use preview mode in create, edit (incl. in-place edit) and comment dialogs to check layout.

Also in emails, activity streams, Jira Agile etc.

Syntax highlighting is also shown in emails, activity streams, Jira Agile planning and work mode etc.

More details

IMPORTANT NOTE: This plugin is no longer maintained due to significant efforts to solve compatibility problems with Rich Text Editor, which is now standard with Jira Core 7.4. With release of Jira Core 7.5 a lot more languages are supported out of the box now. Therefor please uninstall Jira Syntax Highlighter Plugin and update to Jira 7.5.

The Jira Syntax Highlighter PlugIn replaces the standard formatting macros {noformat} and {code}. It gives you a more advanced layout and support for additional languages like C#, C++, PHP, Ruby, Python, Objective-C, SQL, Perl, HTML, CSS, JavaScript etc.

Syntax highlighting is available in Jiras view issue screen and in preview mode during create, edit or comment of an issue (see screenshots). It is also available in activity streams, emails, Jira Agile boards etc.

Line numbers can be added, starting line number or title can be set. Also highlighting of single or multiple lines and collapse is supported.

See Documentation for more details.

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