Sometimes editors are too smart for me. For a while I kept thinking I was somehow being finger clumsy when I go to use a stream operator like:
cout <<"Send this out">
I would always end up with
I would quickly type delete and move on. Today I finally realized it wasn't me and that it must be some auto completion feature. A quick visit to the preferences turned up the culprit. Since I use stream operators a LOT more than I use template brackets, I decided that unchecking the checkbox might be a beneficial thing.