What is formatting?

Some articles on formatting:

Devart - Database Tools - Database Tools For MySQL
... of MySQL databases with extended code completion and formatting capabilities ... with extended code completion and formatting capabilities ... and synchronization with extended code completion and formatting capabilities ...
Microsoft Office 2007 - New Features - User Interface - Live Preview
... also introduces a feature called "Live Preview", which temporarily applies formatting on the focused text or object when any formatting button is moused-over ... The temporary formatting is removed when the mouse pointer is moved from the button ...
Scanf - Security
... Great care should be taken to ensure that the formatting string includes limitations for string and array sizes ... Another potential problem is to allow dynamic formatting strings, for example formatting strings stored in configuration files or other user controlled files ... input length of string sizes can not be specified unless the formatting string is checked beforehand and limitations are enforced ...
Movie Magic Screenwriter - Program Features
... The program is designed to automate the formatting of Action, Character Name, Dialog and other elements associated with writing screenplays using Command line ... SmartCheck Checks for formatting errors, such as extra blank spaces, leading spaces, etc ... against industry standard formatting ...