Column Editing enables the user to edit text on several lines as a vertical square zone.
This feature is enabled by default.
There are 3 ways to select a zone to edit:
- Maintain Alt+Shift and use Up/Down/Left/Right to select the zone to edit with direction keys
- Maintain Alt+Shift and click on the document to define the other corner of the zone (the first corner being the position of the editing cursor)
- Alt + select the zone to edit with the mouse while maintaining Click
To edit the text you can
- Type the new text
Edit > Column Mode
For example, to add some incremental numbers
- Define a zone with the numbers to replace
Edit > Column Mode > Number to insert and select the parameters