This topic provides information about various editor options such as font, line numbers visibility, request and response validation and so on.
To configure the editor options:
Click on the ReadyAPI toolbar.
Select the Editor tab in the left part of the ReadyAPI Preferences window and configure the needed options.
The available options and their descriptions are in the table below.
|Editor font||Specifies the font used for all multi-line editors. The Select Font button opens a dialog where you select the desired font and size.|
|Text field font||Specifies the font used for all single-line text fields. The Select Font button opens a dialog where you select the desired font and size.|
|XML line numbers||If selected, ReadyAPI shows line numbers in all XML editors by default. To enable or disable the option while working with editors, use Alt+L.|
|Disable auto-resize||If selected, automatic resizing of request and response editors is disabled.|
|Tabbed request view||If selected, the request and response editors are organized into tabs.|
|Validate requests||If selected, requests are validated automatically before they are submitted from the request editor. You can also use the Alt+V shortcut in the editor to validate your requests.|
|Abort on invalid||It is enabled along with Validate Requests. If selected, the requests that fail validation are not submitted.|
|Validate responses||If selected, responses are validated automatically. You can also use the Alt+V shortcut in the editor to validate your responses.|