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 update only at the end of line only for the first line in 650 files all at once

I have to update in 650 files. Sample case Example: Apple 001 Mango 002 Banana 001 Grapes 003 Expected : Apple 001|Red Mango 002 Banana 001 Grapes 003 Here : Red is the appending text at the ...
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Notepad++_text search of file names and content

I have not figured out how to do a simple search from within Notepad++ for a text string in (either filename or content) for a set of ascii text files created with Notepad++. As of now, the files ...
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Restore last save on Notepad++

I opened Notepad++ and add some notes on already opened hosts file and saved it. Then I noticed my Windows hosts file is missing a line. Is there any way to undo to before the last save (ctrl + z ...
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Notepad++ inserts braces with commas, how to disable it?

Notepad++ has very annoying feature of inserting braces with commas for lines that contain interpunction and I'm unable to find out how to stop it. For example, If I type: hello, I don't want braces....
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Find and replace first digit with notepad++

I have a bunch of numbers like this: 001 001 002 002 002 003 003 003 003 all the way up to 100. using the search and replace is there a way to just change the first number so that i could get it up ...
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Opening a *.tbl file from TiVme app

I recently purchased a kworld US435-U V3 USB TV tuner. A channel scan in their horrid TiVme software turned up most everything in my area, even the really hard-to-get ones from 100 km away. ...
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Comman line alternative of Notepad++ regex [duplicate]

I Have .rtf file in which I generally do Notepad++ regex find and replace then and bookmarks and then copy/remove bookmarked line. My find strings contains following types of elements Search ...
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Cannot create a link to Notepad++ in Cygwin

I am trying to make a link to Notepad++ in Cygwin but I face the following error: KD@HPi7 /home/kd/ns-allinone-2.35 $ ln /cygdrive/c/Program\ Files\ \(x86\)/Notepad++/notepad++.exe np ln: failed to ...
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Notepad++ localization keeps reverting after closing

So, everytime I open Notepad++ it's in PTbr, for some unknown reason since I "installed" (on PortableApps.com platform) using ENus. And it doesn't matter if I change it inside the program's settings, ...
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How do I get Notepad++ to correctly syntax highlight a *User Defined* language?

NP++ 6.8.5 (latest) I added a language to Notepad using the 'Define Your Language', 'Import' function. This works great. However, I have to explicitly indicate the language type every time I open a ...
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find and replace 4 characters or columns from end of line

I have a large database with text and 4 digit numbers: wide receipt 5245 seacrest john mason field - rogue 5524 charly rose/flower - return deemed creed 7532 I want to sort them so that the ...
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Notepad++ proper encoding settings

Notepad++ can't display characters like ⊰ http://graphemica.com/%E2%8A%B0 . What is the best settings to solve this problem?
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tweaking a regex in Notepad++

I need to create a regex for Notepad++ for the below expression, when the text of "Letter to Mary"changes {\par\pard\qc \b Letter to Mary °\par\pard} I tried the following but it is not working \{...
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how to delete specific numeric after words in notepad++

I need help to delete specific numeric after 3 words for the example : ABC1,A1,6,1 how to get the result like this ABC,A1,6,1
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regex expression for two digit numbers

I need to create a regex for Notepad++ for the below expression. However the two digit numbers (for example 24) always change. How should it be the expression? {\cf2 \super (24)} it does not work ...
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How can I change the default browser in Notepad++ v6.8.3?

I'm on Windows 10 and I want to be able to change the browser that opens links in Notepad++. The marked answer in Open http:// links from Notepad++ to default web browser doesn't work on Notepad++ v6....
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WinSCP + Notepad++: File does not exist anymore?

I am new to this community, so please, be patient as I learn quickly. I recently upgraded to Windows 10 and installed WinSCP (imported websites login information from the other computer) and Notepad +...
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Run a single line command in a separate directory

How can I be in one directory, and run a command from another? Basically it needs to be like the "Start In" parameter of a shortcut. In fact, I actually tried using a shortcut as an alternative, but ...
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Swap order of text using notepad++

I'm not sure how to describe what I'm asking in the title alone. Ok so I have a HUGE list I'm entering into a SQL DB with a custom program. It imports the items from pastebin. However, I completely ...
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I want to append |||||| at the end of everyline. If there is a delimiter already then it should be a total of 6 at the eol [closed]

Eg : this| is| a |basket of appples. This |is| a basket of mangoes||| ... All must be replaced with |||||| at the end of line What should be the regexp.
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Remove/Change specific Html tags NotePad++

i have found many similar posts, but non of them answers my question. I would like to replace/remove/change open and close tag with a specific key word. in this case i am trying to remove all tags ...
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How do I disable selecting line in a word processor

I have a document with lots of line to be edited and want to disable selecting the line when I click empty left part of it. Here's a screenshot: I tried Notepad++, Notepad, MS Word, Wordpad, ...
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How do I find this character(by unicode search) in notepad++ ﻁ (\uFEC1 and only that character)

How do I find this character(by unicode search) in notepad++ ﻁ If I go to charmap and I pick this character I type FEC1 in the unicode search box and hit ENTER and it finds the character I look ...
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Replace all variable links with common domain

Sorry if the title isn't clear enough however I'll explain exactly what I want here. I'm using notepadd ++ to edit lines and data. My data is a list of thousands of links and I found some unwanted ...
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How to select or remove everything outside of : :

I need some help with notepad++ and RegEx. I looked for some answers already, but didn't find or understood them. I basically have lines that goes like.. user:$2y$10$Bst0pYRdnpe9kBWTYj925u....
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Notepad++ > Switch Tabs > Using side click of mouse scroll wheel

SHORT: How to switch between docs/tabs by side clicking mouse's scroll wheel? LONG: I updated Notepad++ to 6.8.3 and lost the abliity to switch tabs by clicking the mouse scroll wheel to the left ...
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Getting notepad++ to associate “wscript” with Python files

(related to How can I tell Notepad++ to always use a particular language with a particular file extension ) I want to have Notepad++ to associate wscript files with the Python language. Is there a ...
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Replace nth element of list with regex

I have a file with lists of strings separated by semicolons, like this one: aaaa;bbb;ccccccc;dd; eeee;fff;ggggggg;hh; iiii;jjj;kkkkkkk;ll; and am looking for a regex expression to replace the ...
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Notepad++ / NppFTP: How to open all files of one type from a remote folder?

Sometimes you need to change a name in the code that is in many files, good news is that Notepad++ let you search in all opened files, but what if for example you have to open all 100 PHP files ...
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How to add new line of text after a specific text in Notpad++

How to add new line of text after a specific text in Notepad++, while keeping the initial lines - lines always start with the same two words but the rest. Alright, I have a text which contains ...
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Notepad++ replacing xf6 to the original character

I open up my XML file (encoded as UTF-8 format) and it shows certain characters (öäü) as a black box including hexa number (xf6). Is there any way to convert the characters to original and keep the ...
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How can i restore the default window size for Explorer and Notepad++

So one day i went to play an old Visual Novel in fullscreen while accidentally leaving an Explorer and Notepad++ window open. when i closed the game both windows had been re-sized to the point that in ...
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XML npp search and replace

Bear in mind that I'm new to xml and npp.. I have a large xml file with several thousand records, and I need to change lines to make it work in an other program. I've done most of the transformation ...
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Can I recover this corrupted text file

I have a plaintext php file in which the content has mysteriously 'dissappeared' The file is 32k and notepad registers 32000 ish characters. When I open in textpad, notepad etc there are loads of ...
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How to merge all open tab in single drop-down list in NotePad++?

I'm using Notepad++. My project contains many files. So, I have 15-20 files open and I am working on them and don't want to close any of the files because I need them all. Is there any way to ...
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Notepad++ does not un-minimize/restore when “Edit in Notepad++”

The context menu on the Windows Explorer, item "Edit in Notepad++" does not unminimized/restore the running Notepad++ instance.
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Notepad++ find feature searches up the document or down the document. How to search all over

If I search for a word using FIND in WordPad, it automatically searches down the document, when it reaches the bottom of the document it automatically jumps to the top and continues the search. In ...
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Replace variable in string with Regex in Notepad++

I'm new to Regex and Notepad++ need to remove variables from code. For example, remove everything between the double quotes in lines like this: alt=""Frontline Plus for Dogs and Cats"" To leave me ...
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How to find the missing number in a sequence

I have a Holy Bible file which starts every line with a verse number (e.g. 1, 2, 3, 4) and so on. But on certain chapters some verses are skipped or are not present, for example 10, 11, 12, 14, etc. ...
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insert text and numbers in notepad++

I have this: ...something...data-src="TEXT"...something...src="images/BBP/BBP0001/01SMALL.jpg"...something... ...something...data-src="TEXT"...something...src="images/BBP/BBP0001/02SMALL.jpg"......
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Is there any way to recover unsaved notepad++ docs?

I had to immediate shut down, and I lost about 20 unsaved tabs, is there any way to recover these?
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How can I highlight .htaccess code in Notepad++?

How can I highlight .htaccess code? I downloaded this XML file and I copy and pasted file content to userDefinedLanguage.xml inside my install directory. According to the documentation found here I ...
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Transform a CSV with Notepad++

Suppose I have a CSV file like this: 1,"abc",,,, 2,"def",,,"ghi", 3,,"jkl",,,"mno" Now I need to transform it in 3 steps: Replace all empty spaces with the String NULL Add at the beginning of ...
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Regular Expression notepad++ deleate comments in ( )

I am currently working with notepad++ and would like to deleate text between brackets togeather with the brackets themselves! I would like to use a regular expression. Example: (thisIsAnExample) ...
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Find and Replace in .txt file by extracting data from spreadsheet

I need to replace instances like Manhole Name="1" with Manhole Name="SW3/001" for instance by extracting the data from spreadsheet. Would that be possible using regex, or in any possible way ? ...
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Notepad++: Selecting blocks of code containing a specific word

I need help with trying to copy blocks of code from Notepad++ where it contains specifically the word, "write". All blocks start with < User > and ends with < /User >. There's hundreds of ...
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Find and replace multiple times in txt file

I know this might have been asked before, but I could not find an answer to it. I need to replace the following: CoverLevel="XX" with CoverLevel="0" , this includes XX being any number, without ...
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How can I efficiently switch between smart quotes and vertical quotes in Notepad++?

I'm editing an .hmtl document in Notepad++, and I need to be able to efficiently switch between typing smart quotes ( ‘ ’ “ ” ) and vertical quotes ( ' ' " " ). How can I do this? I would like to use ...
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Notepad++ document map only shows part of file

I'm dealing with a large file of 4400 lines, but the document map only shows a portion of it, meaning I end up scrolling up and down which negates the usefulness of a doument map. How can I make the ...
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Notepadd++: how to add a second KEYWORD group in the built-in style configuration of javascript?

I wanna give a different colour to javascript keywords that represent javascript objects (i.e. functions, true, false, null, document, etc.) In order to do that, I want to add a second KEYWORD group ...