This section covers working with text in the IntelliJ Platform editor. It is presented in two major sections:
- Editor basics tutorial
Using the action system to access a caret placed in a document open in an editor.
Accessing position information about a caret in an editor: coordinate systems and offsets.
Handling actions activated by keystroke events in the editor.
- Multiple carets
Working with multiple, independent, carets in one editor.
How multiple carets affect core functionality, editor actions, typing actions, and code insight actions.