You can configure Oxygen XML Editor options using the Preferences dialog box.

To open the preferences dialog box, go to Options > Preferences.

You can select the preference page you are interested in from the tree on the left of the Preferences dialog box. You can filter the tree by using the filter box or expand/collapse the tree by using the Expand All and Collapse All buttons above the tree.

Figure: Preferences Dialog Box

You can restore options to their default values by pressing the Restore Defaults button, available in each preferences page.

Press or F1 for help on any preferences page.

Preferences Directory Location

A variety of resources (such as global options, license information, and history files) are stored in a preferences directory (com.oxygenxml) that is in the following locations:
  • Windows (Vista, 7, 8, 10) - [user_home_directory]\AppData\Roaming\com.oxygenxml
  • Windows XP - [user_home_directory]\Application Data\com.oxygenxml
  • Mac OS X - [user_home_directory]/Library/Preferences/com.oxygenxml
  • Linux/Unix - [user_home_directory]/.com.oxygenxml