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How can I remove the gray part in BBEdit/TextWrangler. I want it to be white as the other part.

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It is called the page guide. You can hide it in TextWrangler in two ways:

  1. For a single document, select "Hide Page Guide" from the "View -> Text Display" Menu.

    Screenshot of the Text Display menu

  2. To hide it for all documents, there is a setting in the "Text Status Display" category.

    Screenshot of the Text Status Display preferences

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