Can a user set defaults for a macro?

Some users want to always create a macro with particular defaults.  For example, with the code macro:

  • Code default "Python"
  • "Show line numbers"
  • "Emacs mode" 

Every time. 

Is there a trick to have these settings saved?  Perhaps a way to create a URL link that inserts the macro with those default values set?


2 answers

The only way I can think of to do that would be to make a user macro that reads parameters from the URL and then invoked the macro you want to use from that user macro.

Macros don't by default read parameters from the URL.

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Davin Studer Community Champion Nov 26, 2014

Just make a user macro to wrap the code macro and default the parameters in the user macro.

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