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AutoTabber Plugin

Compatible with DokuWiki

  • 2024-02-06 "Kaos" unknown
  • 2023-04-04 "Jack Jackrum" unknown
  • 2022-07-31 "Igor" unknown
  • 2020-07-29 "Hogfather" yes

plugin Use Tabs inside your DokuWiki editor

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Tagged with editor, tabs


Search and install the plugin using the Extension Manager. Refer to Plugins on how to install plugins manually.


Just press Tab inside the editor

  • Tab insertion via the Tab key
  • Tab removal via the Shift+Tab key combination
  • Multi-line selection support for both Tab & Shift+Tab combos
  • Auto indent, it keeps indentation after every new line
  • The Esc key temporarily disable Auto Tabber. It is re-enabled once the textarea loses focus
  • Adjustable tab size (not yet via config, must edit the JS file, last line)
    • An integer at tabSize sets the number of spaces to be used in a tab press
    • Set it to 0 to use a normal tab char

Change Log



The version dated 2021-09-01 adds an additional carriage return to indents and list items. See this issue and this forum discussion for more information.

plugin/autotabber.txt · Last modified: 2022-06-10 16:12 by openletter

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