Notepad++ is a free source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. Running in the MS Windows environment, its use is governed by GPL License.

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Automatic Copy to clipboard when deleting bunch of text

Since some time I noticed an irritating behaviour on my PC (Windows 7). Whenever i have a bunch of text. Want to copy part of it (to clipboard), and later select remaining text and delete it with ...
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Remove duplicate strings Notepad++

I have two tabs opened in Notepad++. One contains 450 strings and the other has 180. How do I remove the 180 which also occur in the list of 450?? I'm aware of find and replace - but how to do this ...
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Remove all the characters on a line after a specified character Notepad++ [duplicate]

How do I remove all characters after a specified character Notepad++? The colon and everything after should be eliminated. All strings have the colon in exactly the same place. Example: ...
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notepad++ lost recent saved changes from file? [on hold]

This is strange.. Windows annotation says it was last edited in 11/04/2013. Something must happened and it turned the file one year back. Tell me how do I fix this please.. it's a NIGHTMARE just to ...
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Add-remove folders of left-side of “Save As”, Notepad++; other applications?

I'm in Win 7. In Notepad++, I have the following in my save-as dialog: I would like to change this list! I would like to remove: 1. "Recent Places", which doesn't work at all, 2. ...
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How to remove characters from a matching string?

I want to remove spaces from a list of phone numbers. The phone numbers are in the following format: "+33 x xx xx xx xx" most of the time (quotes included). Spaces can be placed differently. In ...
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How to use Advanced Editing in Notepad++ or similar

I would like to be able to edit sections of text in the following way. I might have a section as seen below. Example. Instance=wall { VisGroups=(32) MeshFile=wall.gmt CollTarget=False ...
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Replace all, “But” Regex Notepad++

I have a text file with lines looking like the one below : ('8510851205', 'needthishere', '', ''), I need it to remove everything and leave only needthishere on every single line. How would I do this ...
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How to extract specific parts of a large batch of strings?

For example. 64d134a354eb2bf43626a73091514a2d:QMP0R\khOiPmkW1>bP,_-NTY4%-!P#:a123456 7d057d46b88f2cf4845dec57be4f3158:iR+LE[SQ\R~~o*+CCNL?i)mC>$G:U#:123321 ...
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Notepad++ exclude starts with a two digit number

I would like to exclude anything that starts with 87. By combining the first two digits, I can find lines that start with ^8+7 or ^87. But I was trying to use ^[^8+7], but it doesn't seem to work. I ...
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Share Notepad++ NppFTP profiles

I have 4 computers I use in my house that I use for freelancing. I have been racking my brain trying to find a way to share the profiles from one to another without having to drag and drop the files ...
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Notepad++: Add tab at the beginning of a multi-line match found with regex?

I have text formatted like this: :AGG NUMBER 1 :TYPE Alfa any text 1 line 2 anythihng :END :AGG NUMBER 2 :TYPE char other any text 1 line 2 :END I need to add a tab character at the beginning of ...
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Notepad++ blockwise code fold/unfold (recursive)

Is there a way to fold/unfold a selected block of code in notepad++? I am aware of the shortcuts alt0 and altshift0 (Fold/unfold all), but this is not what I am looking for. I usually start by ...
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Notepad++ autocomplete HTML comment tag

I've recently enabled N++ autocomplete feature to close HTML/XML tags for me. My problem is with the HTML comment tags: it tries to auto-close them! I type: <!-- comment --> And it ...
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Multiple files opened as a single tab?

I'm trying to have a single tab open with more than one file, such that when I run bulk replaces, searches, or other macros, and such that when I want to browse through my application, I won't have ...
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Notepad++ replace every 3rd and 4th iteration

I'm using notepad++ I'm wondering if it's possible to replace every 3rd and 4th iteration in lines of HTML. The original code looks like: <div class="ui-bar ui-bar-d" <div class="ui-bar ...
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Notepad++: Copy Folding Group

Id like to copy the contents from HTML for a certain html-element and all the inner elements via notepad++. I know ctrl+B in Notepad++ from here: Notepad++: Select/Copy Collapsed Folding Group but it ...
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How to avoid the need to set fonts every time in notepad++

I installed Notepad++ 6.5.5 in my HP G62 which runs on Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit. When I opened it for the first time its font was Courier New with font size 10. I don't liked that font and the ...
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Find duplicate phrases - any tool or regex

I've got a long document, and I suspect that some phrases (one or multiple sentences) are identical or at least similiar. Is there some way to find these repetitive phrases? Some tool or regex?
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Format code and include line numbers in MS Word

I want to paste Android code both Java and XML into MS-Word. However the formatted code especially the line numbers are affected by the XML declarations. So some of my line numers are in black, others ...
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Code line marker in sublime text 2

I personally like this feature in notepad++ Do you know how to do this in Sublime Text 2?
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Notepad++ plugin to manage open files [closed]

I'm looking for a plugin for Notepad++ (currently running v6.5.5) that allows me to manage the open files, namely to allow me to close several files at once, since I'm web developer and often I have ...
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Notepad++: How to remove text in between two specified strings using Regex

I have following lines of data: X1+0X2+0X3+0X4+0X5+0X6+0X7-0.25X8-0.25X9-0.25X10-0.25X11+0X12+0X13+0X14+0.8X15+0X16+0X17+0X18 ...
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Is there a way to perform block folding in CSS with Notepad++?

For example, I wanted to be able to collapse this section block. /* BEGIN FOOTER CSS */ footer { padding: 40px 0px 30px 0px !important; } div.copyright { padding: 60px 0px 0px 0px ...
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Number of lines in a video file

Okay guys copying and pasting video file with hex editor or with notepad++ hex editor plugin works totally fine.Now,i want to find the number of lines in a video file- first)I opened the video file ...
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Notepad++ regex highlighting

I'd like to be able to highlight entire lines in notepad++ by keywords, but these keywords would be added in the end of each line. I tried with the available mechanism of "User Defined Language" ...
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Extracting quotations from a movie / tv transcript in Notepad++

I have a transcript of a 3 hour documentary that is filled with quotes I'd like to share. The transcript is huge so going through it manually would take forever. So basically, I just want to remove ...
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Remove the second literal \N per line in Notepad++

I have a text file with several hundred lines similar to below: Here are some examples lines,\Nthis text needs to strip out\Ncertain, Here are some examples lines. Here are some. Here are some ...
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How to delete values from xml in NOTEPAD++

I have a large xml that has the below structure: <subform name="PRE_EC02_S1A"> <field name="RIGA07">R7</field> <field ...
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How to remove scrollbars in Notepad ++

How do I make all the code visible without scrolling horizontally, so that all my code floats vertically like in Dreamweaver?
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Delete everything after a number of characters in string in Notepad++

The following is an example of characters per line in Notepad ++. I need to limit the characters per line to 14 characters. 11111111111111111111 222222222222222222222222222 ...
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Shortcut in Notepad++ to switch between search box and main window (Windows 7)

Is any of you know if there is a systematic keyboard shortcut to switch back to the main window from the search box in Windows 7 (either from Notepad++ side, or Windows 7 side)? Of course, you could ...
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Notepad++ is not showing the error

I have installed notepad++, but when I code wrong so it cannot show the red line or error. what is the problem in it?? And when I am trying to run the program it cant run, what's the reason??
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Filezilla and Notepad++

I'm trying to "Edit" a file from my Filzilla FTP and it opens in Notepad++ just fine, but when it opens it prompts me: C:\Program Files (x86)\FileZilla FTP Client\-open doesn't exist. Create it? ...
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How to make notepad++ the default editor for a Windows batch file?

In Windows, if you right-click a .bat file, there's an "Edit" option, which opens the .bat file with notepad. How do I make Windows use Notepad++ instead? Note that this is different from the ...
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Using Notepad++ by default

I'm switching definitively to Mint on my working computer because I need a real shell instead using Cygwin. I configure as I want my environment but just a default point out: I want to use Notepad++ ...
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Mark all URLs ending with .se (Notepad++)

I got a massive document with text. I want to mark all the URLs ending with .se I managed to mark the part of the url just before .se with \w+\.se. But some of these URLs got 3-4 subdomains. So if I ...
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How can I find out what kind of file this is? [duplicate]

I have this file, and I have absolutely no idea what kind of file it is. When I open it in Notepad++ it reads as ð X döS or How can I figure out what this is, and how to modfiy it?
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Sort text by value in Notepad++

I have lists of files that contain a few columns of data. It is not sorted the way I want from the output, so I'm manually hunting for where a line should be. Is there a way in Notepad++ to sort the ...
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Select bookmarked lines in Notepad++

is there any option ( plugin?) in Notepad++ to select all bookmarked lines? I have enabled Multi-Editing settings this way: Settings -> Preferences -> Editing -> Multi-Editing Settings -> Enable ...
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Change Config Direction of Notepad++

I want to know where I can change the location where Notepad++ saves the config files (which is by default the appdata folder, if not checked that it should not use this folder) The reason why I want ...
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How to replace all but specific part of string in Notepad++?

I have a list with lines like this: 103238704-|--|-INEEDTHIS-|-r4Vp5iL2VbM=-|-maiden name|-- Is there a way in Notepad++ to delete everything except INEEDTHIS? INEEDTHIS will be an email ...
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NUL characters plus Notepad++ equals monitor squel?

Whenever I open a file that contains NUL characters in Notepad++ my monitor starts to emit high pitched, squealing kind of noise. It doesn't always do that. There is certain criteria to be fulfilled. ...
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subtract a fixed amount from a number in an xml with find/replace in notepad++

It seems like I can't understand much of the notepad++ wiki, and I can't find similar question here. The problem: type="0" x="184" y="698" w="245" h="7" So I'm trying to add or subtract an amount ...
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How I can replace all file content with a specified text?

How I can replace all file content with a specified text? I want to replace all content from (patterns.ini) file with this: [Subscription filters] swf css ico jpg gif iframe php png js How I ...
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How to edit Windows .url files

I have some .url file. I know they are simpy plain text files (cfr. http://www.fmtz.com/formats/url-file-format/article) But I cant find a way to edit it. In example, using Notepad++ on Windows 8: ...
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Assigning Automatic Formatting to Specific Extensions in Notepad++

I want to have my .erb and .scss files open in Notepad++ with the formatting normally applied to .html and .css files, respectively. Normally this is simple - go to Settings -> Style Configurator -> ...
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Associate SQL highlighting with file name infix in Notepad++?

I have found the question answered about file-type/extension here: How do I get Notepad++ to associate a file type with a language? There is a description about using the Style Configuration to ...
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How to encode a text string into QP?

I would like to encode some basic text strings into QP. I have tested several online encoders on the web, and none of them worked. One of them can be found at Webatic. I can use it to decode QP into ...
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Complete the sequence 1 2 3 up to 156 in Notepad++?

I have a fairly simple request, but I can't figure out how to do this in Notepad++. I need to create a list where each line begins with a number, starting from 1 and ending at 156. Obviously I dont' ...