Customizing DevStyle

DevStyle consists of theming, a startup experience, inline search and breadcrumb bar. You can customize which DevStyle features to include.

DevStyle is available as an Eclipse plugin and is also included in MyEclipse.

Also available in CodeMix & Angular IDE.

Customizing DevStyle Preferences

If you need to customize your DevStyle preferences, you can make your selections via Preferences.

Selecting Startup and Inline Search Preferences

  1. Go to Window>Preferences>DevStyle.
  2. Clear the Use the Startup Experience checkbox to return to the standard Eclipse startup dialog box or select the checkbox to use the DevStyle Startup Experience.
    Note: Alternatively, you can select to use the classic workspace prompt from the Launch page of the Startup Experience.

    Selecting startup preferences

  3. Click Apply, and then click OK.

Selecting Color Themes and Breadcrumb Preferences

  1. Go to Window>Preferences>DevStyle and select the Use enhanced DevStyle Themes checkbox.
  2. Click the Change Theme & Look link or go to Window>Preferences>DevStyle>Color Themes.
  3. Select your Color Themes preferences.
  4. Go to the Extras section and select your preference for Breadcrumb navigation.

    Selecting Color Themes preferences

  5. Click Apply, and then click OK.

Selecting Inline Search Preferences

Inline Search is included automatically when you enable DevStyle; however, you have the ability to enable or disable this feature at any time.

  1. Go to Window>Preferences>DevStyle>Inline Search.
  2. Clear the Use the Inline Search checkbox to use the standard Eclipse search or select the checkbox to use the DevStyle search.

    Enabling the DevStyle Inline Search

  3. Click Apply, and then click OK.

DevStyle was introduced in MyEclipse CI 2018.8.0 and the 2017 CI 9 release of Webclipse (now CodeMix) and Angular IDE.