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I want to find a simple editor which can let me locate a file quickly by typing the filename, just like the Ctrl+Shift+R in eclipse.

I tried a lot just now, but found only a few of them can do this, but they are not free. Is there any editors are free and can run in windows?

Following can't:

  1. notepad++
  2. notepad2
  3. scite
  4. ConText
  5. jEdit

Following can, but not free:

  1. sublime
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Vim is always the answer when talking about text editors. link

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And if you don't like Vim, try harder, then try cream :-) –  RedGrittyBrick Aug 18 '11 at 11:15
    
I hope there is an editor other than vim –  Freewind Aug 18 '11 at 11:15
    
Can you please explain why? –  m0skit0 Aug 18 '11 at 11:16
    
@RedGrittyBrick, I just tried cream, I found it even harder than vim, and I didn't find the locate file function –  Freewind Aug 18 '11 at 11:32
    
@m0skit0, because I have tried vim, and found I can't manage it. There are too many things to learn, but I just need something easier, like notepad++. –  Freewind Aug 18 '11 at 11:35

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