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  1. Autocomplete/Intellisene

    Autocomplete/intellisense for functions and properties would be really useful. Code hints for function parameters would make it even more awesome. Personally I do more html5/Javascript dev nowdays so to get intellisense working for there would be amazing!

    146 votes
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    • add markdown syntax highlighting

      Markdown syntax and previewing would be sweet

      145 votes
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      • Add user definable syntax highlighting.

        Similar to bbedit/textwrangler codeless language modules to enable doing in any language - would make this great application even greater!

        122 votes
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          planned  ·  1 comment  ·  Admin →
        • Code folding ...

          like e.g. in Notepad++ for Windows

          makes possible to fold/hide sections of code between for example comment begin and end tags and others (<head>, <?php?>, <div>, ... ) and so helps to work with large code files.

          95 votes
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          • SVN/Github option

            as a developer, I sometimes have to work on repository projects. do you think you could emplement such a feature as well? this would also make your app unique in the app market ;)

            85 votes
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            • Add syntax highlighting for Haskell

              The Haskell language (http://haskell.org) is rapidly growing in popularity. Many developers (including myself) find its flexibility and ability to express abstractions to be an irresistible tool for the work we do.

              Currently, no editors on the Android platform provide syntax highlighting for Haskell. We'd love to be able to edit our Haskell programs on our tablets and even our smartphones. DroidEdit is a wonderful piece of software and this ability, combined with the SFTP and Dropbox integration, would make it an invaluable tool in the Haskell community.

              67 votes
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              • Auto closing characters

                Such as "" '' () <> {} []

                65 votes
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                • auto-SAVE and auto-INDENT

                  Please VOTE this!

                  51 votes
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                  • 49 votes
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                      planned  ·  2 comments  ·  Admin →
                    • Split screen to compare two scripts at once

                      I may have a .txt file with variable names that I want to copy/use in a Python script. It's easier to have the two files open side-by-side rather than copying and pasting individual names. A split screen option would be great, albeit messy with lots of line wrapping.

                      49 votes
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                      • Box and other WebDAV compatible services support

                        There are many services that can be accessed via WebDAV protocol: Box, SkyDrive, Yandex.Disk and many others. So, it would be nice to provide an ability to open and save files directly from these services.

                        47 votes
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                        • monokai theme

                          Please create monokai theme from sublime text

                          39 votes
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                            planned  ·  3 comments  ·  Admin →
                          • 36 votes
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                            • 34 votes
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                              • Samba Access

                                Accessing files via the SMB protocol would make a lot of thing easier in a tablet/pc environment...

                                30 votes
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                                • Let me extend!

                                  I suggest you let users extend the app with custom syntax highlighters, keyboard shortcuts, and so on.

                                  30 votes
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                                  • Integrate with C4droid

                                    C4Droid allows to compile code natively on Android phone. It would be nice if there was command button that compiles and runs my .cpp files

                                    25 votes
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                                    • 25 votes
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                                      • Please fix the terrible performance when the file size exceeds a thousand lines or so.

                                        Please fix the terrible performance when the file size exceeds a few hundred lines. I'm using Droid Edit for meeting minutes, and when the file size gets up over 1000 lines of text, the performance becomes horrible. It takes like a second to insert a new line with carriage return. Otherwise this is the most promising text editor on the Android Market, but the performance is a killer defect.

                                        25 votes
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                                        • improve highlight for php

                                          the $ and the Operator like = and =< should have its own color, this will improve readability so much.

                                          24 votes
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