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Auto-completion for option values in user-defined functions [duplicate]

In here, and all it's closely related links, I cant find anything that tells me how to set a list of the optional arguments. All I want is something like this ...
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How to create a function with option that shows dropdownlist like ( for example ) Manipulate with ControlPlacement? [duplicate]

Consider the Mathematica function Manipulate where you assign the placement of the controls with the option parameter ...
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Argument completions for user-defined functions

Mathematica 10 has introduced file name completion for the arguments of certain built-in functions, such as Import, SetDirectory,...
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PacletInfo.m documentation project

Packages can be made into paclets, which provides easy distribution and versioning. The paclet metadata is in the PacletInfo.m file. The PacletInfo settings also ...
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How to prevent front end from suggesting Symbol option names (when actually String), and from adding them to Global` context

Help! I am writing a package with a function which takes lots and lots of different options which are Strings. When used, the front end autocompletion is ...
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Can one effectively edit a Front End Resource that is already loaded?

A number of special definitions are loaded from .tr files on Front End initialization and are accessible via FrontEndResource. ...
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Set absolute options for a function?

How can I set an absolute option for a user-defined function? I understand I can define options like this: ...
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How to make a custom function as inbuilt

I have a custom function like following: ...
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Some symbols do not auto-complete in version 10 and version 11

When I input Backsub in Mathematica 10.2 and press Ctrl+K after, I couldn't get Backsubstitution. My OS is Windows 8 32-bit. ...
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How to use alphabetical autocomplete?

Mathematica maintains a file with the history of commands input by the user (under ...
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How to know the string data/settings, of some options/functions

It is known that several functions and options take some sort of input in this form: option->"something" function["something"] The simple example for this is ...
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Why auto-completion menu selection gives error?

Is this supposed to happen? I used the auto-completion menu and selected a valid value it shows (first one from the menu), then Mathematica complained that the choice selected is not valid ! ...
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How to define OptionsPattern with autocompletion?

I wish to define a custom function having optional parameters. Usually, OptionsPattern[] meets my requirements, but I would like to build the function similar to embedding ones, which after typing "...