Add syntax highlights for modern languages

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Add syntax highlights for modern languages

Postby hfmm99 » Wed Jul 24, 2019 9:05 pm

I love WinMerge, it's a great tool, and it's free, I am very grateful with the developers who did it.

But, it's very obsolete on the Syntax Highlights it supports. It doesn't even support Javascript, JSON, YAML. Or is there any way to add custom languages? I'd love to add one for GraphQL for example.

Can you please at least add support for Javascript/JSON?

Thanks.
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Re: Add syntax highlights for modern languages

Postby dbague » Wed Dec 04, 2019 4:45 pm

hfmm99 wrote:"Or is there any way to add custom languages? ...
Can you please at least add support for Javascript/JSON?
...


I concur with all of op request. but emphasize that while the first request is considered or rejected, that the ones I quoted be considered anyway and the custom way in priority as likely most easy... i may be wrong about that.

Alternative questions, where are the syntax highlights language definitions available in the software file structure or registry? is is encrypted, or text? thanks you for your help.
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