Can I perform multiline replace across all files in a project?
Yes, you can use the “Search and Replace in Files” feature (
Ctrl + Shift + F) to perform multiline replacements across multiple files in a project.
What if my replacement text contains line breaks?
If your replacement text contains line breaks, you can use escape sequences (
\n) to represent them.
Can I use multiline replace for code formatting?
Yes, multiline replace is helpful for code formatting tasks, such as combining multiple lines or reorganizing code blocks.
Are regular expressions case-sensitive in VS Code?
Regular expressions in VS Code are case-insensitive by default. To perform case-sensitive searches, enable the “Match Case” option.
Can I undo a multiline replace operation?
Yes, you can undo a multiline replace operation by pressing
Ctrl + Z immediately after performing the replace.