Notepad++ 6.6.8

4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 (1258 votes)


Windows (All) / Open Source / 122,754 downloads

Notepad++ is a free source editor with the syntax highlighting and syntax folding. It also gives the extra functionality to define a user's own language for the syntax folding and syntax highlighting. You can print your source code in color. It allows a user to edit the different document in the same time, and even to edit the same document synchronizely in 2 different views. It supports full drag and drop.

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  • Latest Changes

    - Settings on cloud - Google Drive

    - Fix Settings on cloud - OneDrive detection error

    - Make internal docking dialogs apply the selected theme's background and foreground colours

    - Fix the bug that "backslash is escape char for SQL" setting is not saved correctly

    - Fix the bug that user cannot disable "backslash is SQL escape char" without restarting

    - Fix DocMap's syntax highlighting doesn't update while current doc apply a new syntax highlighting

Reviews of Notepad++

  1. 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewing 6.6.6 "Friday the 13th Edition" (Jun 13, 2014)

    Gave it it a 5 stars rating just because of the version number and the date it's out as in Friday the 13th. :-P Also did a screen capture!

  2. 3 out of 5 stars

    Reviewing 6.6.1 (May 7, 2014)

    2 stars less for not fixing "stylerTheme" path in "config" file to be portable even though I told the author about it ages ago.

  3. 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewing 6.6.1 (May 6, 2014)

    Still the best text editor on Windows.
    Notepad++ v6.6.1 bug fixes:
    1. Fix Notepad++ hanging issue while saving a large file if session snapshot feature is on.

    Notepad++ v6.6 new features and bug fixes:
    1. Add session snapshot and periodic backup feature.
    2. Fix RTL/LTR command making mirrored text bug.
    3. Make auto-detect character encoding optional.
    4. Apply DPI-aware on find & replace dialog tab and User define language dialog tab.
    5. Add shell script parser for the function list.
    6. Make backslash as an escape character optional in SQL.

  4. 4 out of 5 stars

    Reviewing 6.5.5 (Mar 11, 2014)

    good stuff

  5. 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewing 6.4.4 (Aug 9, 2013)

    Version 6.4.5 is already out.

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