Indentation question

Geoff Howland ghowland at
Sat Aug 23 07:50:25 CEST 2003

On Sat, 23 Aug 2003 04:55:53 GMT, David Lees
<abcdebl2nonspammy at> wrote:

>I have a real basic how-to question.  When I decide to reuse a piece of 
>python code at a different indentation level than the original, is there 
>a common trick (or set of tricks) for moving the indentation correctly 
>for the whole block?  Probably this is editor dependent, so if some has 
>a FAQ or pointer to a page please feel free to post.  Typical I use 
>PythonWin as my editor, though sometimes I use EditPadLite (an ascii 

A lot of editors use the method of:

1. Select lines of text
2. Press TAB or SHIFT+TAB to change indentation out or in

I dont know about those editors though.

-Geoff Howland

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