Preferences Dialog Box — Editors Page
Use this dialog box to specify the editors to use when working with ISE® software.
To access this dialog box, select Edit > Preferences
. In the Preferences dialog box, expand the ISE General
category, and click Editors
- Text editor
Use the drop-down list box to select the default editor to use
in Project Navigator. You can select ISE Text Editor
, which is provided with the ISE software, or select Custom
to use a custom editor. If you are using the Windows operating
system, you can select Ultra Edit
Edit is run in a standalone window. To use these third party editors,
the editor must be installed on your system and specified in your
%PATH% user variable.
- Command Line Syntax
To specify a custom editor, enter the command line syntax that
is used to run the editor. The custom editor opens in its own standalone
For more information, including command line syntax for
other editors, see Answer Record 13713
- Constraints Entry
Select the editor for viewing and entering constraints in a User Constraints File (UCF).
When you double-click a UCF file in the Hierarchy pane of the Design panel
, the UCF opens in
the editor specified. You can select any of the following:
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