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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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' ...
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Search Persian/Arabic numbers in html files?

I have in about 50 html files that are about bank payments of a company.I have to search in about serial numbers in files.I use Agent Ransack for searching in contents of files.But my problem is in ...
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to find Second last value of a string in number or character

I need to find out whether the the second last value in number or digit in notepad++ example : abc,abc,123,123 abc,abc,abc,123 def,feg,345,123 It should highlight me the below lines i,e ...
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Notepad++ clone view - more than 2

Is it possible to have more than 2 (3 or 4) clone view of a file in the same notepad++ instance? If yes - how? Any plugin for this purpose? Thank you.
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Remove all extra text before and after domain string per line in notepad++

I would like to take the following strings in and only keep the domains and <br> tags So: 390796,domain1.com,1,0,0,false<br> 390796,43domain2.org,2,0,0,false<br> ...
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Add to the first row only in Notepad++

I'm doing Find in Files in Notepad++ and I need to add some commas to the end of the first row of each csv in a folder. Adding to every row with regular expression $ will not help. Column 1 row 1 ...
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how to remove duplicated entries on a line in notepad++

For example I have this: SH890FDP.number1 SH890FDP.number2 SH890FDP.number3 SH890FDP.number4 But i only want to keep one line containing the first part which is the same on each line: ...
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Make style changes in notepad++ permanent

When I select a theme and make changes to the font name and font size, they always default back to original settings whenever I reopen notepad++. Is there a way of making font name and size changes to ...
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How to move files in Notepad++ to the left side?

All the files I open in Notepad++ will pile up on the bar on the top. I need to move the files to be displayed on the left side. I once did it but I don't remember how I did it.
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Find & Replace in notepad++ with regex

I need to convert some old VB.net code to c#, and to speed things up I was planning to use regex. For instance, in this piece of code: if (Request.ServerVariables("SERVER_NAME").StartsWith("user")) ...
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How to change definition of HERE DELIM in notepad++?

I am planning to document shell scripts with embedded Perl pod as explained here: http://bahut.alma.ch/2007/08/embedding-documentation-in-shell-script_16.html The problem is Notepad++ has a narrow ...
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Notepad++: How to remove text after second occurrence of comma using Regex

I've got text lines like string1,email,string2,string3 How can I use regex to return the following? string1,email I want to remove everything that comes after the 2nd comma.
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Making Notepad++'s $ match the end of the file instead of the end of the line

I was wondering if there was a way of matching the end of a file in Notepad++ other than putting myself there a special combination of characters. By default, $ seems to match the end of the line, and ...
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Notepad++ Split long, long line at specified string PATTERN

5500:27:28,610 --> 00:27:33,620<「機動戦士ガンダム」きどうせんし次回「ガンダム破壊命令」>はかいめいれいじかい25600:27:33,620 --> 00:27:36,620<君はきみ生き That's the basic format of my file. time --> time dialogue time ...
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To Search data in a given range in notepad++

I have data like this: ABC DEF 123 456 STU 567-89 XYZ 234 123 345 789 ERT FGHT TYUI FGHT 456 HHKHFS NOR TEST TEST1 5678 NOT TEST Trying to format it as below output in which I can use to ...
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How to find and replace in the bookmarked lines in notepad++

I have a problem about how to find and replace in the bookmarked lines in Notepad++. For example my line is <content:encode><em>.... So I bookmark the lines that have ...
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How to find and replace in the between tags in notepad++

I have a problem about find and replace in notepad++. I want to find a space+space in text and replace with just one space. But the area I want to find and replace is between tags (ex: ...
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In Notepad++, how can I launch the current html file as url?

I have a js file which runs node server code. ( via notepad++ using NPPExec) Ok - So now the server is up and listening at http://localhost:3030 However , I have a left pane of explorer tree : ...
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How to beautify comments in Notepad++?

I'm looking for a way (a plugin, or a macro) to style my comments for readability. For example, I want function names at the closing parantheses like : function f() { bla=bla; longcode=longcode; ...
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Why Notepad++ says my files were modified by another program when I change timezone in Windows 8?

Why Notepad++ says my files were modified by another program when I change timezone in Windows 8? Reproduction steps: - Open file in notepad++ - Change timezone
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How do I select a range of lines until I reach a line containing specific words?

How do I select a range of lines until I reach a line containing specific words? For example, start at line 1 and select every line until you get to a line with the words: hello world
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Notepad++ 6.5 regex replace with same regex

I want to replace a regex based on a date string with the same one and a new line. The problem is that when I write the sintax like this: Replace with : (\1)\n Or like this : Replace with: ($1)\n ...
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Remove all but URL-s from XML files

So i have a XML with bunch of links. What i want is to remove everything that is not an URL. For example currently it looks something like this: <update extract="1"> ...
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Notepad++ Undo History wanted

I cannot seem to find a history in Notepad++ showing you all the actions you did. Sometimes you might not be sure anymore what the next Undo action would do. Does this feature really not exist or I ...
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End of line - add a pipe |

Can someone explain how at the end of each line I place a pipe with regex? Using find and replace in notepad ++ I'm trying to place content | Cheers!
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Change Notepad++ Double Click Highlight Behavior

It seems like the double click function in NotePad++ currently highlights all text until it finds a space or non-alphanumeric character. If I double click on the 'F00D' portion of the following guid: ...
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Adding a file type association to Notepad++ not working (Yes I checked the other answers)

How my situation is different from the solutions presented in this thread (Assigning custom extensions to a language's syntax highlighting in Notepad++) is that I would like to add .css.liquid and ...
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How Do You Replace Individual Periods/Full Stops Without Replacing Decimal Points?

A bit of an awkward one, this; I've been gathering data using an eye-tracker, which gives its output as .txt files (Excel is also an option but there are too many samples so notepad it is). I need to ...
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Saving files to slow drive (sshfs)

Notepad++ blocks/freezes while saving to slow drive, so I'm waiting until it finishes. Is there a way to tell notepad to perform saving in background and unblocks rest of the UI?
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Default save type as Unix in notepad++

I want to save by default Unix format irrespective it is a new file or a existing file on different format. I want to open a simple windows format file add an extra sentence , when I save I want the ...
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Notepad ++ touchscreen vertical scrolling

Has anyone figured out a way to enable scrolling with touchscreen monitors in notepad++?
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How to make NppExec show script-created windows?

I am trying to run a Python script with NppExec. It runs fine (the console is updated with whatever I print to stdout in the script) but the window the script creates (through PyQt) never shows up. If ...
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Notepad++ regex replace

id like to replace all the random numerical values to a solid value of a code random values ex: DELAY : 214 DELAY : 1243 and id like to replace all them to DELAY : 1
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Create a hotkey /keyboard shortcut to close the Notepad++ Find Results window

I have always wished that Notepad++ had a keyboard shortcut for closing the Find Results pane / window that appears when I do one of the following: Find All in All Opened Documents Find All in ...
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Notepad++: Is there a way to remove white spaces in empty lines automatically?

I don't want to delete the empty lines completely, but I want to remove the tabs and whitespaces in them. Eclipse usually does it (through a preference setting I guess) when we save the file. For ...
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Replace txt with space in a specific column

I am searching for a way to look into a specific column , and if the there is Char in that column (mostly date) I need to replace it with spaces. Example: 123456789(20140109A). Columen number 10 ...
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How do I inverse my selection in “find and replace”?

%%& BUNCH OF TEXT &%%ASDA WR ASDAR ASDSETSF ASDSADGSRT %%& EVEN MORE TEXT &%% aSDAER ASD %%&TEXT HERE TOO &%% I'm trying to remove all of the junk text between the "&%%" ...