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TextWrangler highlights syntax on my .txt files, how can I disable this?
It becomes really annoying when typing an apostrophe.

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Just select (none) as the file's programming language at the bottom of the document window.

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If TextWrangler automatically assigns a programming language to .txt files, check its preferences, and, if necessary, change or set the (none) language for .txt files:

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