Suddenly cannot type [ in Notepad++

  • Cannot type [ in notepad++. It collapses the current level of code instead - it does the same as Ctrl Alt F. Right bracket ] normally just types it. I have no idea how this happened. It was working well before! Could I do it somehow accidentally? How can I fix this?

    I looked into Settings > Shortcut mapper but the mappings of the Collapse function seem allright:

    alt text

    I posted my question here as well, feel free to respond there:

  • @Tomas-T

    I guess you use a czech keyboard, don’t you? So, to input [ you have to press Alt GR + F. Unfortunately Alt Gr internally is the same like pressing Ctrl + Alt. Thus Alt Gr + F is the same as Ctrl + Alt + F what is mapped to Collapse Current Level.

    You should remap Collapse Current Level to another keyboard shortcut.

Log in to reply