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Bug 253706

Summary: Mark Occurrences toggle, toolbar button for all languages
Product: editor Reporter: stargazer2014
Component: OptionsAssignee: Milutin Kristofic <mkristofic>
Status: NEW ---    
Severity: normal    
Priority: P3    
Version: 8.0.2   
Hardware: PC   
OS: Linux   
Issue Type: ENHANCEMENT Exception Reporter:

Description stargazer2014 2015-07-23 23:08:55 UTC
Refers to:
Tools -> Options -> Editor -> Highlighting

"Mark Occurrences Of Symbol Under Caret" is a very helpful programming aid. However, like most aids, a user may not want it on all the time. 

When writing code, "Mark Occurrences" along with language syntax highlighting can be a little too much.  However when sitting back and reviewing, it would be helpful to toggle Mark Occurrences on.

I first disabled "Keep Marks" and tried it for a while. I finally disabled "Mark Occurrences Of Symbol Under Caret". 

The feature could be much more helpful if there was a "Mark Occurrences" toggle and/or toolbar button for all languages. Currently the only access is a menu option, and not for all languages.