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autosave & restart app if changes made when switching focus ?

asked 2018-01-24 21:58:00 -0500

MT drip's avatar

updated 2019-03-13 08:49:49 -0500


in sublime text 3 theres a neat feature that will in case i move focus from sublime to another application, save any changes made and if any changes made, restart my python app.

Is this somehow possible to achieve in wing IDE ?

note : nice IDE by the way, like the lightweightness of it.

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answered 2018-01-25 08:34:00 -0500

updated 2019-03-07 08:50:00 -0500

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You could turn on the Files > Auto-Save Before Debug or Execute preference and use the debug restart icon in the toolbar to save everything and restart anytime. 

There isn't any way to make that happen automatically when Wing loses focus, other than writing an extension script and connecting to the active-window-changed signal on CApplication.  Docs on extension scripting Wing are at

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