Dirkster.HL 1.0.4

Install-Package Dirkster.HL -Version 1.0.4
dotnet add package Dirkster.HL --version 1.0.4
<PackageReference Include="Dirkster.HL" Version="1.0.4" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add Dirkster.HL --version 1.0.4
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#r "nuget: Dirkster.HL, 1.0.4"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install Dirkster.HL as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=Dirkster.HL&version=1.0.4

// Install Dirkster.HL as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=Dirkster.HL&version=1.0.4
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ThemedHighlightingManager for AvalonEdit

This AvalonEdit extension implements its own highlighting manager that extends the normal way of handling highlighting definitions.

The inital release contains 5 highlighting themes:

  • Dark
  • Light
  • True Blue-Light
  • True Blue-Dark
  • VS 2019-Dark

but you can easily define more themes. Just create a pull request with the XSHTD file at the original project site.

The standard highlighting in AvalonEdit is dependent on the currently viewed type of text (eg C# or SQL) but a highlighting definition designed for a Light WPF theme may look ugly if viewed with a Dark WPF theme, and vice versa. This is why the ThemedHighlightingManager extension associates each highlighting definition with:

  • A type of text (C#, SQL etc) and
  • A WPF Theme (Light, Dark)

This approach is very similar to the implementation in Notepad++ except Notepad++ uses a plain xml file to configure a theme whereas the ThemedHighlightingManager uses an XSHTD file to do the same. But at the end of the day its XML in both cases and cloning a highlighting theme from Notepad++ is almost too easy (thats how similar both implementations are).

Assuming that you already use a WPF theming library, such as:

enables an applications author to switch highlighting definitions to a matching color palette whenever the user switches a given WPF theme. See AvalonEditHighlightingThemes and Aehnlich for sample implementations.

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Version Downloads Last updated
1.0.4 823 4/28/2020
1.0.3 1,115 6/26/2019
1.0.2 279 6/24/2019
1.0.1 268 6/24/2019
1.0.0 315 6/24/2019

Mutlitargetting NetCore3 and Net 4.0