Editors are useful for creating and editing files, as well as providing the following features for json files.
- json File validation errors
- Auto indentation is a feature that allows you to indent your text
- json Namespace and structure
- Syntax Color highlight
json editor and IDE
Some popular editors support json configurations with plugins and inbuilt support is provided.
IntelliJ IDE: It has support for json by default natively. You can configure json syntax color and linting.
VIM Editor: json vim plugin for modifying and editing open json files. It provides automatic closing tags, folding, and start and end tags…
eclipse : JSON Editor Plugin plugin to have support for json in eclipse.
atom editor: It has pretty json and utilities for json file format and edits files.
Sublime text editor: It has Pretty json that provides format json and edit files.
Notepad: you can still edit and create a file with notepad but you will not get color, auto-indentation, and validation errors with the format
Notepad++: It has [JSONViewer plugin] https://sourceforge.net/projects/nppjsonviewer/ support for json format and opening files. You just need to install and enable configuration.
There are many online editors on the web to validate and edit the json files.