How to modify text of empty file editor window through plugin




when all files are closed , a default empty file editor shows up in intellij idea 

it has the text 
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I have a custom action working fine now.
when the action is performed , can i change the text of the empty file editor ?

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Hi Karan,

This is painted by com.intellij.openapi.fileEditor.impl.EditorEmptyTextPainter. There is no open API for changing this and it is not recommended to do this in a hacky way, as it is a core IDE feature and changing it could destroy user experience.

What is your use case. Why do you want to change it?


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