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HTML Mac Text Editor

Using Mac Text Editor and the text does not change color as in the video. Is this important or a non-issue? Everything else was smooth. Also, any opinion as two which language would be easier to start Java or C?

5 Answers

Dave McFarland
Dave McFarland
Treehouse Teacher

You need a text editor that supports syntax color highlighting. You might check out Bracket (http://brackets.io). It's a free text editor built for web development. Has syntax color highlighting and a lot more.

Another good one is Sublime Text 2. Sometimes you need to save the file before any syntax is highlighted.

James Barnett
James Barnett
39,199 Points

There's also Text Wrangler which is a free code text editor for OS X.

Igor Kletsov
Igor Kletsov
7,556 Points

1)Sublime Text 2
2)"C" it is a basis.

Thank you Dave, Thomas , and Igor for taking the time to respond. I will look into Sublime and Bracket.