How to display line numbers in SQL Developer

By default, SQL Developer doesn’t display the line numbers in the text editor. This simple tutorial provides a step by step guide on how to activate this option.

1. Step #1

Go to Tools -> Preferences

Sql Developer Preferences


2. Step #2

Go to “Code Editor” -> “Line Gutter”, then tick on “Show Line Numbers” checkbox, and you’re good to go.

Display line numbers sql developer

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