Source Editor

The Source Editor is used to make edits within CloudCannon on any text-based file. It is available to the owner and developers of the site. Features include syntax highlighting, line numbers, multiple cursors, code linting and find/replace.

Source Editor


To change the appearance and behaviour of the Source Editor, add some or all of the following options to your _config.yml file:

  tab_size: 2
  show_gutter: false
  theme: dawn
Option Values
tab_size Integer (optional, defaults to 4)
theme String, one from themes (optional, defaults to monokai)
show_gutter true or false (optional, defaults to true)

tab_size controls how many spaces lines are auto indented.

theme controls the appearance of the editor.

show_gutter toggles line numbers and code folding controls.