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Recently I write about best practices for commenting for content assist. I’ve been writing a lot of LotusScript recently (I’m making a present for you), and in trying to make the content assist as helpful as possible, I’ve had some additional thoughts. Use long lines in comments It’s unhelpful that the IDE considers each line a separate paragraph and inserts spacing between, like this: This is where a line break appears in the code, but there the lines are close together and the indentation provides a guide to what should be grouped together. To fix this, I’ve been just writing really long lines in the comments. If I intend something to be a paragraph, I put it all on one line. This does make it a little harder to read in the IDE, but I… Read More »More thoughts on Content Assist