MetaEditor Help

Edit

This menu contains commands for working with the source code of a program. The below listed commands are available here:

 

Command

Description

Undo

Undo

Undo the last operation.

Redo

Redo

Redo the last operation undone.

Cut

Cut

Cut the selected fragment of the source code to paste it further into another place.

Copy

Copy

Copy the selected fragment of the source code to clipboard.

Paste

Paste

Paste the copied or cut fragment of a source code into a selected location.

Clipboard

Clipboard

MetaEditor keeps up to 30 last entries copied to clipboard. Using this command you can open a list of memorized entries and insert a chosen one into a code.

Delete

Delete

Delete the selected fragment of a source code.

Select All

Select All

Select the whole source code in the active window.

 

Insert

Open the submenu for quick resource insertion.

 

Convert

Open the submenu for converting text to different formats.

 

Bookmarks

This command opens the submenu for working bookmars. Bookmarks are used for marking lines in the source code of an application.

 

Advanced

Open the submenu of commands for working with the source code: inserting comments, changing indents and letter case.

 

Storage

Open the submenu for working with the MQL5 Storage.

List of Names

List of Names

Show list of possible variants of function names to insert when writing a program code. Variants are defined by first typed symbols.

Parameter Info

Parameter Info

Shows signature of the current function. So, this command shows order and types of parameters of functions and highlights the currently edited parameter.

Go To Definition

Go To Definition

Go to the declaration or definition of the currently selected function or variable.

List of Functions

List of Functions

Open the list of all functions declared in the code of the current program.