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A file format and collection of text editor plugins for maintaining consistent coding styles
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What is EditorConfig?

It is a file format and collection of text editor plugins. It helps maintain consistent coding styles for multiple developers working on the same project across various editors and IDEs.
EditorConfig is a tool in the Code Review category of a tech stack.

Who uses EditorConfig?

24 companies reportedly use EditorConfig in their tech stacks, including ArkFlame, durudex, and On-demand apps.

72 developers on StackShare have stated that they use EditorConfig.
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What are some alternatives to EditorConfig?
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SonarQube provides an overview of the overall health of your source code and even more importantly, it highlights issues found on new code. With a Quality Gate set on your project, you will simply fix the Leak and start mechanically improving.
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