Disable auto-saving when using Quick Replace (Ctrl+H)

kwikc 131 Reputation points
2023-10-16T02:58:11.39+00:00

In a recent Visual Studio, version 17.7.4, C++ programming, when using Quick Replace (Ctrl+H), the files that get modified are saved immediately after the modification takes place. Is there any option that can disable this behavior? Thanks.

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  1. Tianyu Sun-MSFT 27,811 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2023-10-16T06:31:35.63+00:00

    Hello @kwikc ,

    Welcome to Microsoft Q&A forum.

    If you click "replace all"(instead of clicking "replace next"), then the modified files will be auto saved. Currently, there’s no option to disable this feature. I recommend directly submitting a suggestion ticket on our Developer Community.

    Best Regards,

    Tianyu


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  2. kwikc 131 Reputation points
    2023-10-20T10:01:04.5433333+00:00