Notepad++ 6.8.7

4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 (1319 votes)


Windows (All) / Open Source / 127,667 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

    - Fix crash while "backups and session snapshots" is activated

    - Restore file extension feature in save dialog

    - Fix crash issue while moving Find In Files progress window

    - Fix tab settings not working in javascript

    - Fix user customized keywords no effect in Javascript

    - Enhance language detection on "Save as"

Reviews of Notepad++

  1. 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewing 6.7.4 "Je suis Charlie Edition" (Jan 12, 2015)

    Homepage Hacked.

    But it's a very good Editor.

  2. 4 out of 5 stars

    Reviewing 6.7.2 (Dec 29, 2014)

    This program is very good but it can't handle extremely large files.

  3. 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!

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

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