A cross platform programmer's text editor written in Java that is customizable with plugins.

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How to show Merge Controls in jDiff (jEdit)?

I have installed JDiffPlugin in jEdit. I can see a diff of two files. However one thing is missing: I do not see Merge Controls toolbar for jDiff. How to enable Merge Controls toolbar, so that I ...
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Remove JEdit floating windows from window cycling

I am using JEdit 5.1.0 on a Centos 6 box, with XFCE as the desktop. JEdit has a main window, and can also have other floating windows. The 'Search and Replace' window seems always to float, and other ...
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How to improve font rendering in Jedit?

I have started using Jedit due to easy to set up custom language syntax and folding. It is looking good except the fact that the font rendering seems to be the worst among all the editors (at least on ...
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Why do I lack permissions to install jEdit in C:\Program Files (x86)\jEdit 4.5.0?

I am trying to install jEdit on my Windows 7 PC using the Java-based installer. However, I am getting this error that claims that I lack permissions to install jEdit within C:\Program Files ...
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JEdit keeps moving my icons on desktop

It's weird, really weird. Windows 7 64 bit JEdit 4.4.1 Autoarrange on desktop is disabled Every time I open a .sql file that is on my desktop and I save it from JEdit, the icon of the file is put ...
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Missing Docking Options in JEdit?

I recently re-installed jEdit (4.3.1 using Java 1.6.0_18) on Ubuntu and I noticed that since I reinstalled it, it no longer has menus that allow you to dock plugin windows around the jEdit Editor ...
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How can I replay a jEdit macro

I have been looking for a decent free text editor, similar to Ultra Edit. I like jEdit a lot but there is one feature I am missing. In Ultra Edit, I can record a macro that edits a given line and ...
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Am I doing something wrong with the sequence of keypresses for JEdit shortcut to “format paragraph” (C+ef)

JEdit has a feature to allow you to format a paragraph of text and the keypress is reported in the UI to be: C+ef I have tried this in a number of different ways without success: Holding down the ...
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Markdown plugin for jEdit?

I want to use markdown syntax for taking notes in class, so I looked around and I found this as a partial answer. I'm now wondering if there is a good Markdown plugin (specifically, as opposed to a ...
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Save error in jEdit

Every time I try to save something in my jEdit, it returns an error with the message: The following I/O operation could not be completed (C:\Program Files\jEdit\Untitled-1: Cannot save: ...
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Open files as Tabs instead of Dropdown in jEdit

I'm using jEdit as a text-editor, but something that bugs me about it is that I can't find a way to have the standard dropdown-list become a series of tabs, which I find to give a much better ...
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jEdit slow on Linux

Jedit is a great text editor, and I love that it is truly cross-platform. I usually use it on windows and just recently spent a long while working on some stuff on my linux box and noticed a large ...