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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How to export with style token (highlight) in notepad++

I'm using the notepad++ style token to analysis my trace data, and I need to export the content to MS word. The problem I am facing is that, the nppexport will not carry along the **style token* (...
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Notepad++ If a line contains a word replace line a certain distance below with a phrase

I'm pretty sure this is possible, and I think it involves Regex, but I have no clue how regex formatting works, and I haven't been able to find the expression I'd need anywhere yet. Basically I've ...
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Notepad++ autoclosing tags that don't need it. How to turn off?

I just started learning HTML and am using Notepad++. I love the feature of autoclosing the tags, saves me a lot of time. I was wondering if there's a way for it to not autoclose the tags that don't ...
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Notepad++ RE Search and Replace

Can someone explain why the following record: 1234 4567 blahblahblah becomes blahblahblah When Search/Replace applied (NP++ v6.9) with: Replace:^\d{4}\h with:(nothing) (Reg Exp) radio on Any ...
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Notepad++: I messed up with encoding of a file

I messed with up encoding in Notepad ++ probably by editing the same file by standard notepad.exe and/or by switching encoding in Notepad++ itself. However, almost everything looks good but some text ...
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Ignore whitespaces at the end of line during editing in Notepad++

Is it possible to make Notepad++ ignore whitespaces in the end of lines during editing. So that if you press "end" key it will move caret to the last non-whitespace in line. Or do you know other ...
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How do I get Notepad++ to associate a file type with a language? [duplicate]

I have associated .wxs files with Notepad++. So far so good. However, it doesn't remember that it should use XML syntax highlighting. How do I associate a file-type with a Language?
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Converting CSV to fixed-width in Notepad++?

Is there a way in Notepad++ to convert a comma-separated file to fixed width columns? This feature exists in UltraEdit and explained in Working with CSV files, but I am happy with my Notepad++, and I ...
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Notepad++ - Love the document map, but can you remove the scrollbar?

I love the new document map they've added to Notepad++, but it makes the vertical scrollbar redundant for me. I poked through the settings but saw no way to remove it. Is there a way to hide it that ...
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How can I sort the lines in a text file, by certain character after a question mark, in Notepad++?

i have a lot of quizzes in a text file in the form : Which member of the Big Band era had the hit song 'Pennsylvania 6-5000'? Glenn Miller Who created the 201.5-meter long and 1.5-meter wide ...
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Notepad++ - HighLight HTML tags in php

Have php with echoing html tags. notepad++ 6.4.5 is highlighting ok the tags inside php and outisde php. notepad++ 6.5 is highlighting ok the tags only outisde php and NO HIGHLIGHT inside php code. ...
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Notepad++ Installation Error

When installing Notepad++ on Windows 7 64-bit, I receive this error: Error opening file for writing: C:\Program Files (x86)\Notepad++\langs.model.xml Click Abort to stop the installation, Retry to ...
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Notepad++ Compare Plugin has lines of unequal size

I am using Notepad++'s "Compare" plugin - which is incredibly useful for comparing code chunks... however I have just recently noticed that while using this handy tool, the lines do not line up side ...
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Notepad++ Replace hint for text file

i'm having some trouble about replacing option string. I need to replace <option value="91">Afghanistan</option> need to become <option value="Afghanistan">Afghanistan</option&...
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Underscore appears instead of space when typed in Notepad++

When I type space in Notepad++, an underscore appears. Can you help me with this issue?
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How to open the tail of 8 GB log files using Notepad++ in Windows?

How to open the tail of 8 GB log files using Notepad++ In Windows? I used Notepad Document Monitor but don't quite get how to use it. I start monitoring and then what? How do I select the large file? ...
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Switching to tabs to the right or left of the current tab in Notepad++

How can I switch to the document to the left or right of the current document in Notepad++? For example, if I have documents A, B, and C open, and I'm currently editing B, I would like a shortcut to ...
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How can I switch tabs in Notepad++ via Ctrl+PgUp/Down?

How can I run trough the tabs in Notepad++ easily? I like to use Ctrl+PgUp/Down like in Firefox.
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Is there a version of solarized color scheme for notepad++

I've recently switched my Eclipse to Solarized colors. I would like to do the same thing for Notepad++. How can I achieve that ? UPDATE 1 The Eclipse configuration I use is Solarized-like.
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Excel: Highlight all instances of a phrase like in notepad++

If I select a phrase in notepad++ it will highlight all other instances of that phrase. Is there a way to do this in Excel as well?
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How to reorder tabs in Notepad++ using keyboard?

In Notepad++, is it possible to reorder tabs by moving current tab to the left/right using keyboard, similar to Ctrl+Shift+PageUp / Ctrl+Shift+PageDown shortcuts in Firefox?
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Installed Qt 5.3, Notepadqq still finding 5.2.1 instead?

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, 64-bit. I am trying to install Notepadqq, the port of Notepad++ from Windows to Linux. I know about Vim and Emacs but I am used to Notepad++ and I like it. I ...
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Open http:// links from Notepad++ to default web browser

can I open http links from an notepad++ document directly to my default web browser ? Like textpad : CTRL + Click ?
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“close all” window results search notepad++

in notepad ++, there is a window of search results. when to call it a context menu, there is a button to "open all" I need a button to "close all". whether there is such an opportunity?
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Notepad++ auto completion does not work

My Notepad++ autocompletion does not work properly. I set Preferences > Auto-completion > HTML tags to be checked. But nothing happens. After I typed both tags, say <h1></h1>, the ...
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Notepad++ : HTML Format

Is there a plugin to set HTML automatically in Notepad++ My previous question on Notepad++ autocomplete fixed. The problem is when I installed "TextFx Character" - something like: happens : one ...
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In Notepad++, how to disable the automatic copying when highlighting?

Whenever I click or highlight a word, it automatically copies it to be pasted. How do I disable it? I only want to copy something when I hit CTRL+C.
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How To find a word and replace with changing pattern

I have a text like the following: case "UID": if (!Convert.IsDBNull(objDataReader["XYZ"])) { objQualitativeAssessmentBiz.XYZ = objDataReader["XYZ"].ToString(); } break; case "GeneratedChaseId": ...
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Notepad ++ - How can I replace a line using a column from next line

So the problem is that, I have a really huge file of clients and I need to do this: example1.1@hotmail.com example1@hotmail.com;12345 Became this: example1.1@hotmail.com;12345 ...
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Is there a way to make Notepad++ auto-complete words on {TAB} instead of {ENTER}?

Is there a way to make Notepad++ auto-complete words on Tab instead of Enter? Currently, if want to type, say, frame, then Enter to begin a new line, instead the Enter will select the first auto-...
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How to import UDL into Notepad++?

I need to make code formatting for Excel formula. I find this link inside which there is an zip file with definition and UDL. My problem is that the explanation for UDL is a bit blurry for me: ...
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Is there a way to make notepad++ application itself dark?

I like the look of Sublime Text 2 but I prefer using Notepad++ as my default text editor. Is there a way to make the notepad++ application itself dark? More specifically, I would like to change the ...
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Notepad++ regex Replace, using match variables

In Notepad++, I want to perform a find-and-replace, providing a variable in the 'Replace with' field, which references a match from the 'Find what' field. Any ideas? I tried supplying (find) foo (\w) ...
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Using wildcard search/replace in Notepad++

Here's my problem: In a .txt file, I need to find and replace thousands of instances of syntax like this: (see (a053007djfgspwdf)) or (see (a053007djfgspwdf) and (a54134xsedgeg)) or (see (...
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Disabling Indentation and Auto Closing Brackets in Notepad++

Right now Notepad++ is automatically adding closing brackets as well as automatically indenting my code. (PHP) It's doing this differently from how the code I'm working with is indented. Is there a ...
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Notepad++ - replace every first space of a line

I know there are a lot of these types of questions but I can not find a way to alter one of the existing solutions for my problem. My text file looks like this: word<tab>word<space>...
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Replace using Regex in Notepad++

I want to replace every occurrence between <fb:like href= and </fb:like> in notepad++. I know I can do this with Regex, but i tried for a couple of hours in vain. I have to do this in a ...
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find and replace xml syntax

Trying to find and replace some xml syntax. Not quite sure how to add text after a certain line. I am adding a line after the < br> tag, but there are too many < br> so I am trying to specific ...
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How can a paragraph be reformatted in Notepad++?

How can I reformat a paragraph in Notepad++? In UltraEdit I can select one or more long lines and reformat the paragraph to the set right margin (e.g. 60 or 80) by menu command Format/Reformat ...
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replace string with proper tab character in Notepad++

I have a string like this: "001234","123","","Automated Letters""\t""Arrears Advice","\\PATH\FILE.doc" instead of Automated Letters""\t""Arrears Advice I need Automated Letters Arrears Advice ...
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Notepad ++ find and replace issue

I have had some luck with notepad ++ solving some complex find and replace a lot of similar text in around 8000 documents, but not this particular one: In a text file I will have a lot of lines that ...
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Notepad++ how to close this window?

I have been trying to close this window that is drawn on top of notepad++ with no success. I closed notepad++ through task manager, then I opened it again and somehow I managed to hit the shortcut and ...
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How to add quotes to a datestring notepad++ regex

I have a huge text files with date strings in the first column. For further processing, I need to have the date strings in double quotation marks: 2015-11-11 00:00:00.00,59,... Should end up like ...
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cannot chose any application in “Open With” for Windows 10

I usually use NotePad++ as my default text editor. I am using Windows 10, and for example I like to set .config files to open using NotePad++. Usually, in other version of windows you would click on ...
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Notepad++ Installation Error: Installation of plugin failed

I installed the newest version of Notepad++ on my Win 8.1 Professional. The version is called "Notepad++ Je suis Charlie edition, Build Time Jan 10 2015 - 17:20:21". The Plugin Manager delivered with ...
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Reopen SublimeText as Administrator

Is there a SublimeText plugin that reopens the current file as Administrator? notepad++ has a feature where, if you open a file, and don't have the permissions to edit it, but try and save, it will ...
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Add new element to all items in json file

I have json array in a file: [ { "id": 2, "title": "Mr", "name": "Harry Robinson", "company": "ResearchBch", "email": "anything", "age": 38, ...
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Notepad++ multi line copy paste in different lines

I have a csv file with: David,33,Virginia John,45,Alabama Tina,33, Texas Another file which contains: <Person> <Name>name1</Name> <Age>xx</Age> ...
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automate software/page feature/notepad++ feature?

I'm wondering if there's something I can use to make something easier, it's easier if I explaint through an example. I'm working on a stats change in RPG Maker, and for this feature to work I need to ...
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Extract One letter and three numbers from .txt files using Notepad++

I would like to extract from many .txt files a certain data in Notepad++. It has a lot of data in one file, but I only need specific... This is what looks like in a file: ©Q Ńü Vý 8 ź) €...