If developing a traditional web application that is to be accessed via the browser, the recommended approach is to deploy it to a web server and access it via
https://) rather than
file://. Web server software is available free of charge for all operating systems.
For Windows, IIS is recommended.
On Mac OS and Linux, Apache is a popular option but any web server will do.
Download and install Aptana Studio.
After downloading and installing Aptana you can customize it to specify options like custom formatters, tab width and variable highlighting. You can also enable JSLint, a code quality tool.
Tabs are not defined the same way across various editors which can lead to formatting issues when your code is viewed in another enviroment. To avoid this you can replace tabs with spaces, two spaces is a good default option.
Variable highlighting allows you to select a variable in Aptana to view all the occurrences of selected variable in the file. Enable variable highlighting by checking the Highlight current line option in the General > Editors > Text Editors section of the Preferences dialog.
Microsoft Visual Studio Code, is a free development enviroment for building Web applications.
Setup Coding style:
For more advanced Code Style formatting, visit the Web Help topic on Code Style.
Setup Code Quality Tools:
.jshintrcfile is stored.
For more information on Code Quality Tools, visit the Web Help topic on Code Quality Tools.
Global" so all projects may use this library.
arcgis-js-api.d.tsfile on disk. e.g.,
There are many Plugins for WebStorm, in addition to the built-in functionality. The Needs More Dojo plugin is useful for adding support to import Dojo modules, as well as organizing dojo module imports. For more information on Managing Plugins, visit the Web Help topic on Managing Plugins.