Fix weird tab cycling in Sublime Text

  • by Zach (163)
  • Time to complete: 2 minutes

By default, CTRL-TAB and SHIFT-CTRL-TAB don't operate in the same way that Google Chrome tab cycling does. For example, when you press CTRL-TAB it doesn't always cycle to the next open document. Here's how to restore normal tabbing functionality.

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This can be found under preferences.

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When your key bindings/keymap settings file opens up, add the following between the open and close brackets.

    { "keys": ["ctrl+tab"], "command": "next_view" },
    { "keys": ["ctrl+shift+tab"], "command": "prev_view" },
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Since you've edited the Key Bindings - User preferences file, your settings will be saved even when you update Sublime.