[XeTeX] Commenting out

Jonathan Kew jonathan_kew at sil.org
Fri Jul 20 17:24:46 CEST 2007

On 20 Jul 2007, at 6:46 am, Manan Ahmed wrote:

> I know that I can use % to comment out a line. But is there a way to
> comment out a whole paragraph? even a page? without having to append
> % before every line?

Depending what editor you're using, it may well have a command to  
comment a whole selected block; TeXShop has "Comment"  and  
"Uncomment" in the Format menu, for example.

If you're using (xe)latex, I believe there are several packages that  
provide "comment" or similar environments that you can use to hide  
whole blocks of material. E.g., see


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