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Create a shortcut for Notepad++ to reopen a closed tab?

To reopen a closed tab in Notepad++ you press ALT+F&1. I was wondering if there was a way to make a macro or program to do this so that I can press link it to the shortcut CTRL+SHIFT+T instead, ...
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Notepad++: Insert comment-sections of same length via Macro/Shortcut?

I'm often using comments (using =====) to divide sections within my files in the same way which look always the same, e.g.: #===========================================# #============== IMPORT STUFF ...
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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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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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Record pretty print in macro

How can I record the Pretty Print (XML only - with line breaks) Ctrl+Alt+Shift+B functionality from the XML Tools plugin as part of a macro? Currently I have CDATA-ed xml that comes over the wire ...
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NOTEPAD++ Need macro or typeitin for automation of large lists

I'm sure there is a way to do this but I can not seem to figure it out. I will try my best to explain this. I have a list with 20,000 lines in notepad++. I have two tabs open in notepad++. The right ...
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Creating special commands for Notepad++ using NppExec

Notepad++ has a convenient timestamp facility built-in with the choice of short or long formats, but both use the built-in date format of the computer they're on, showing either the month first (if ...
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Is there a way to turn off popups in Notepad++ macros?

I created a macro in Notepad++ that cleans up imported data through a series of regex search and replace iterations. This works well, but at each step, I get a popup telling me how many instances ...
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Type macro's name in text editor to run it, Is such a thing even possible?

Atm, I'm notepad++ user working mostly on Javascript. And I have a lot of commands that I want to bind to macros. Remember all hotkeys is hard and unpleasant thing. So I wonder is it's possible to let ...
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Running macro through NPPExec (Notepad++)

Is there a way to run a macro using NPPExec script in notepad++? Thank you very much for your help. EDIT: I have also tried to find the solution here and the NPPExec Manual that can be accessed ...
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Auto start Notepad++ macro

Is there a way to auto start a Notepad++ macro? I have a macro created but I want it to be run automatically when Notepad++ starts.
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How do I add “input” to my macro, to replace text in Notepad++?

I'm trying to make a macro with an 'input' pop-up dialog that synergizes with the replace feature. It should go something like: "Paste text->ask for input->replace variable in pasted text with input ...
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How can I add a macro in Notepad++?

I found that I can record a macro in Notepad++ and stop recording. However once I've finished recording, it doesn't show any new macros for me to replay or add a shortcut key to access it. An ...
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Notepad++ macro problem: inserting extra characters

I sometimes run into a problem when playing back Notepad++ macros in that it inserts extra characters between all the letters, e.g. ”. Anyone else seeing this?
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Why notepad++ plugins don't work in macro?

Why don't Notepad++ plugins work in a macro? For example: Manual run plugin - Converter -> "ASCII -> HEX" AAAA 4141414120 BBBB 42424242 CCCC 43434343 Runned as recorded macro AAAA ...
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Why do I get special characters in my Notepad++ macros?

Ok so every time I go to make a macro for <br /> I wind up getting special characters because of the shift button and such this is what I wind up getting when I run the macro after just plainly ...
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How can I delete rest of the line after a specific string?

I'm looking for a way to search for a specific string e.g. '=UUID:' and delete it and all following characters per line. I would prefer a way/macro/addon for notepad++. But all other tools or scripts ...
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Can I search and replace in a Notepad++ macro?

I'm trying to create a macro in Notepad++ that allows me to do a few standard Search & Replaces. I can get the macro to do everything (add lines, add characters) except search and replace. I ...