git clone 'git://github.com/joshwnj/json-mode.git'


Major mode for editing JSON files.

Extends the builtin js-mode to add better syntax highlighting for JSON.


M-x package-install json-mode

You need to have the marmalade repository enabled in emacs for this to work.

Default Keybindings

Indent Width

See https://github.com/gongo/json-reformat#configuration for details on setting the indent width.


This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

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