Robot Editor

A number of robot editor settings can be changed in Design Studio.

Robot editor settings in Design Studio

Robot editor settings are predefined with default values. The table below describes each of the fields in detail.

Option

Description

Show tooltips on steps

When this checkbox is checked, tooltips will be shown for robot steps. To disable tooltips on steps uncheck this box.

Show error handling on steps

Robot steps with custom error handling are marked with a symbol to make it visually obvious that custom error handling apply to the step.

Show breakpoints on steps

If a breakpoint is set on a robot step, the step is marked with a symbol to make it visually obvious that execution will stop at this step if run in the debugger.

Default zoom factor

The zoom factor to apply when opening robots in the robot editor. Changes to the zoom factor for an open robot can be changed manually in the bottom right corner of robot editor.

Maximum number of open robots

The maximum number of open robots in the editor. If the maximum number of robots have been opened, the user is asked to select which robot(s) to close when attempting to open more robots.

Maximum number of open snippets

The maximum number of open snippets in the editor. If the maximum number of snippets have been opened, the user is asked to select which snippet(s) to close when attempting to open more snippets.

Source view font

Specifies the font size of the text in the source view (the bottom section of Design Studio)

Options descriptions