Several editors have support for FIDL.


To install

pushd ~/.atom/packages
git clone https://fuchsia.googlesource.com/atom-language-fidl

IntelliJ / Android Studio

There is an IntelliJ plugin available for FIDL. It adds syntax and parsing support. To install it, choose Settings > Plugins, then click Browse Repositories and search for FIDL.

Sublime Text

Sublime syntax highlighting support can be found here.

To install, go to Sublime Text > Preferences > Browse Packages and copy the files FIDL.sublime-syntax, and Comments (FIDL).tmPreferences into the User package.


Vim syntax highlighting support and instructions can be found here.

Visual Studio Code

There is a (Visual Studio Code extension available) at https://marketplace.visualstudio.com/items?itemName=fuchsia-authors.language-fidl.


Contributions to the various plugins are welcome. Their respective code lives at