user7055 user7055 - 4 months ago 82
Android Question

Android Studio : How to change default cursor style and behavior?

In Eclipse and many other editors we've same behavior for these Cursor styles:

Default Cursor in Eclipse Insert mode: The cursor inserts a character at its current position, forcing all characters past it one position further.

Insert Cursor in Eclipse Overtype mode : The cursor, when typing, overwrites any text that is present in the current location.

But In Android Studio, this cursor is behaving opposite

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This is very annoying for me, Can anyone tell me how to fix this behavior ?

(As we know in windows, We can toggle cursor behavior & style by pressing Insert key )


At last I found solution of my problem :)

So, following is the fix for it:

File - > Settings -> Editor (IDE Settings) -> Appearance-> Then uncheck Use Block caret

Use block Caret