Category: Freewares

  • Text Editor: Notepad++

    Notepad ++
    Notepad ++

    Notepad++ is my favorite text editor and source code editor for Windows as it has a lot of advantages over the built-in Windows text editor ‘Notepad’ and is a freeware (GPL) open source.

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    General features include:

    • Tabbed document interface
    • Drag-and-drop
    • Split screen editing and synchronized scrolling
    • Spell checker (requires Aspell)
    • Supports various text encoding formats (UT8, Unicode, …) and file formats (Dos, Unix, …)
    • Search and Replace: with regular expressions (including multi-line); over multiple documents in subfolders; and marking/summary of occurrences
    • File comparison
    • Zooming

    Source code editing features include:

    • Auto-completion
    • Bookmarks
    • Syntax highlighting and syntax folding (C#, CSS, js, html, php, shell/dos scripts, xml, …)
    • Brace and indent highlighting
    • Smart highlighting
    • Macro recording and execution.
    • Various tools such as line sorting, text encoding conversion, text folding
    • File status auto-detection