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Mastering Sublime Text

By : Dan Peleg
Book Image

Mastering Sublime Text

By: Dan Peleg

Overview of this book

Sublime is the leading platform for developing websites, applications, and software. Sublime Text is a sophisticated, cross-platform text and source code editor. It supports a number of different programming languages and is extremely efficient and feature rich. With Sublime Text, programmers can develop their web applications faster and with more efficiency. This book will put you at the frontier of modern software development. It will teach you how to leverage Sublime for anything from mobile games to missile protection. Above all, this book will help you harness the power of other Sublime users and always stay on top. This book will show you how to get started, from basic installation through lightning fast code navigation and up to the development of your own plugins. It takes you from the early stages of navigating through the platform and moves on by teaching you how to fully customize your platform, test, debug, and eventually create and share your own plugins to help and lead this community forward. The book will then teach you how to efficiently edit text, primarily by using the keyboard. You will learn how to interact with the Sublime Text community using the mailing lists and IRC.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Mastering Sublime Text
About the Author
About the Reviewers

The must-know shortcuts map

The following is a must-know shortcuts map for Sublime Text:


General shortcuts for Sublime's basic features are as follows:




Open the command palette

Ctrl + Shift + P

command + Shift + P

Toggle Side Bar

Ctrl + KB

command + KB

Show scope in status bar

Ctrl + Shift + Alt + P

Control + Shift + P

Python Console

Ctrl + `

Control + `

New Window

Ctrl + Shift + N

command + Shift + N


Shortcuts to control tabbing in Sublime:




New Tab

Ctrl + N

command + N

Close Tab

Ctrl + W

command + W

Open last closed Tab

Ctrl + Shift + T

command + Shift + T

Next Tab

Ctrl + Tab

Control + Tab

Previous Tab

Ctrl + Shift+Tab

Control + Shift + Tab


Bookmarks are similar to the favorites option while surfing in the Web; we can toggle bookmarks on lines and then jump between them. Here are the shortcuts for using Bookmarks: