Automatically Wrapping text

This feature allows you to have the text formatted in a very simple way: the text will be wrapped, so that no lines exceed a maximum number of characters per line, unless there is a longer string of non-whitespace characters.

To enable/disable it, check/uncheck the Static Word Wrap checkbox in the edit page of the configuration dialog.

To set the maximum line width (maximum characters per line), use the Wrap Words At option in the Editing page of the configuration dialog.

If enabled, it has the following effects:


There is currently no way to set word wrap for document types, or even to enable or disable the feature on document level. This will be fixed in a future version of Kate