Greg, I've never tried the formatting in RDi with tabs in the string - there is a formatter for SQL in RDi, and there are settings for it. It's a little different from what Jack is suggesting, but not that much.

You can also put your cursor in the statement in RDi and press Ctrl-Shift-F to format it - you should probably select the statement, to format only that statement - otherwise it will change the entire source, I find.

Enjoy!
Vern

On 2/4/2022 3:17 PM, Jack Woehr via WDSCI-L wrote:
Toss it into iACS Run SQL Scripts and format there and then paste it back.

On Fri, Feb 4, 2022 at 2:15 PM Greg Wilburn <
gwilburn@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

I recently pasted some SQL code into a source member. It must have
contained a mix of tabs and spaces for the indents.
When I click different places in the code, I can see the indents
"shift"... several lines move right.
If I click anywhere in the code section that moves, the rows "auto-align".




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