The CDT provides an editor that gives you specific support for editing C/C++ code. This C/C++ editor is invoked automatically when you edit a C/C++ source file.
The C/C++ editor includes the following features:
- Syntax highlighting
- Content/code assist
- Code folding
- Integrated debugging features
You can customize some of the operation of the Editor view from the Window > Preferences > C/C++ > Editor preferences dialog.