Square brackets mac os x

EDIT: after couple more searches, for anyone interested, the keymap function is called "Field But I think we missed point here. It is not a solution to keep me reassigning plenty of shortcuts on all apps I use - like PyCharm, WebStorm, IntelliJ on all machines I use at least three.

How can I get square brackets on a Swiss macbook keyboard?

Therefore it is really bad idea to assign alt-c shortcut as you can no longer normally type text in your language - neither as comments, or commits, or TODOs. It is really annoying and destructive for my code, when I type some comment for my self - like TODO and I get code destroyed because one of shortcuts jumped me in other place in a code, etc, etc.


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And I cannot type! Crazy and stupid to do it like this, don't you think? I see.

MacBook Keyboard: write [box or square] brackets

By the way, I believe you can customise shortcuts in one IDE and then import them into another one, so you won't have to do it again manually. The thing is I don't want to customize shortcuts.

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It's bad idea when you cooperate with other people and from time to time you do pair-programming. It's nightmare when one's keyboard shortcuts does different things.

It should not be that way. In fact Inform does understand this notation it treats square and angle brackets equally for this purpose , but square brackets would be annoying to type, since they already have a meaning in quoted text - for text substitutions. But in fact square brackets retain their role of indicating a text substitution, as well as character ranges.

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Lab is a room. Perhaps nothing is actually false here, but it's confusing as all get-out. An example might be helpful.


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