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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Notepad++ and Dreamweaver - Tab Conversions

I work on a team of developers. Some like to use Dreamweaver but I really do prefer Notepad++. The problem comes whenever we need to edit one anothers files and the tabs don't match up / align ...
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How can the font size be changed in Notepad++?

How can the font size be changed in Notepad++? I just downloaded and installed Notepad++ v5.4.5 (I have been using UltraEdit for the last 11.5 years) and can not find a menu command for changing the ...
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Rmarkdown editing + language highlighting in notepad++

R Markdown is an authoring format that enables easy creation of dynamic documents, presentations, and reports from R (source) it is developped and supported by RStudio. I am looking for a ...
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Notepad++ backup corrupt

A while ago I was using Notepad++ 6.4.5 and I got a blue screen of death so the pc crashed. after restart I found that the txt file I was working on was blank in windows Notepad and only had the word ...
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Unknown Exception when entering particular keystrokes in Notepad++

When I enter the keystrokes -> in a normla file, everting works fine. When I put in <?php and use the same keystrokes again, than a unknown exception appears. If i delete <?php and try it again, ...
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How to align text in notepad++ from left to right margins?

How can I align text to left and right margins by adding extra space between words as necessary? I'm looking for something like the Justified alignment (Ctrl+J) option in Microsoft Word.
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Extract/delete all other text than whats inside “ ”, and after string

I'm have a very big data output in a .txt file that looks like this: value1="1",value2="2",value3="test3",value4="4" value1="1",value2="2",value3="anothertest3",value4="4" ...
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Notepad++ Not loading workspace

Usually when I open Notepad++ it shows the workspace I was using previously. Today however, it is showing a blank workspace and when I select 'Reload Workspace' it says 'Can not find file to reload' ...
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How can I add jquery functions with a selecting tab to notepad++? [closed]

I would like to add a selecting tab to Notepad ++ with some basic function, like document ready, load, onclick, ontype etc, so pretty basics, nothing special. I don't know how can I implement this, ...
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.class specific search and replace

I'm trying to remove entire tag with specific class: Code: <div> Blah blah <div class='myClass'> <div>some other div</div> </div> </div> <div> Blah ...
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Cannot Save Changes To Files Edited Using Notepad++

I also noticed its opening files from the temp folder rather the program files and its not included in the default programs. This happened after installing an update I think it also has something to ...
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How to view Unicode characters Paragraph Separator and Line Separator in Notepad++?

How can I see Unicode characters Paragraph Separator and Line Separator in Notepad++? If I select View - Show Symbol - Show All Characters, I still can't see these two characters. For example in ...
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NotePad++ - How to remove or replace newline characters?

Within my notepad++ environment, I have the following value on a page... test me out </li> I can search and find the ending </li> value with.... \n</li> but what do I need to ...
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Multiline find and replace wrapper with wildcard inside

I'm trying to put a wrapper around a bunch of fields that already exist. I want to convert this: <div class="editor-label"> @Html.LabelFor(Function(model) model.FirstName) </div> ...
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Parsing text files

I encountered a situation tonight where I wanted to parse a text file. I had a very, very long word list that contained English words delimited by lines. I wanted to get rid of every word (or line) ...
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How to get a bookmarks list?

The bookmarks options in Notepad++(I'm using version 6.0) are okay, but their usefulness is limited by the fact that there is no way (that I can find) of getting a list of the existing bookmarks, so ...
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Remove characters before string?

I have a huge CSV with content like so: 9,4300~SEAFOREL (VZ-1000984) 10,050T~KEERLA SWER (VZ-1000985) 11,RI-10~Richmond No.10 33kV (VZ-1000983) 12,366.FC~HUNT (VZ-1001094) I want to get the ...
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Why isn't my FTP server saving files properly?

I'm using Notepad++ with it's FTP functionality to edit files on my local machine. I also have FileZilla server running on my local machine which I am connecting to. I know this is a strange way of ...
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Sorting lines in Notepad++ without TextFx plugin

Current version of Notepad++ is 6.6.3. Version 6.5.2 is the first, that introduced native (without plugin) sorting function to Notepad++. At least that's what they claim. Because, even though we're ...
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Plug-in command in Notepad++ Macro

I'd like to create a Notepad++ Macro executing the following commands: 1) Plugins -> Compare -> Compare. 2) View -> Word Wrap. Is that possible? Is there another workaround for the ...
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Notepad++ - How to remove everything after the last backslash “\” on a line in a text file

I have a list of about 30,000 files (with paths) that need to be individually copied along with their folder structures. Unfortunately, the paths are very long and the file copy utilities that will ...
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How to remove lines in NPP?

I have text like this : Number,Name,IDclient,Workhours and I need to remove the first 3, and leave only the Workhours. How can I do that in NPP?
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Notepad++: Save session for single file/tab instead of all open files

I usually have several tabs/files open in notepad plus. I'd like to be able to save a session but for only one of the open tabs/file. This is because I'm more interested in remembering all the line ...
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How to remove text before link

I want to remove everything before a link in some text. I'm using Notepad++ and have tried several regular expressions but nothing works correctly. What I want: Before 92812/abc.png', ...
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How to remove all the duplicated words on every line using Notepad++?

I'm working on a file containing lines with keywords and some lines contain duplicated keywords. For example: dangerous,dangerous,hazardous,perilous I want to tell Notepad++ that I want to remove ...
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How can one turn off spell checking in Notepad++?

Notepad++ recently added built-in support for spell checking, and it is enabled by default. Where can I turn it off?
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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 restore a previous version of file in Notepad++

I would like to restore a previous version of file that has been saved. My computer has crushed during work on one of the Files in Notepad++. When I started it again it went blank and few days of my ...
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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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Notepad++ not launching in Windows 7

On my Windows 7 64-bit, Notepad++ nor its PortableApps.com equivalent won't launch. The process and the splash appear, but beyond that it doesn't work, splash doesn't disappear. It's been like that ...
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Copy specific text from notepad++

I have some text in notepad++ like this. I would like to get copy the text in quotes in the line, whose next line have text as "No links found" links in 'abc' as of time-spec 'now': No links found. ...
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Match (highlight) invalid Hungarian notation variables syntax

We follow our own defined coding standard (Hungarian notation) as per our checklist, using Notepad++: Check that all variables are valid according to Hungarian notation identifier naming convention, ...
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Notepad++ RegEx Help Please

I would like to use notepad++ to remove all text after the / in a domain url. I have a huge list of domains and some of them have a specific page or address after the domain name. I want to strip the ...
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Notepad++ Compare two files and remove

Say I have two files. file1.txt and file2.txt Both files contains a list of shoe brands name (1000+ names), like this: brand1 brand2 brand3 brand... Now - I want to compare file1 to file2, delete ...
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How can I filter out from Function List?

Notepad++ has a Function List feature that allows for quick jumping to functions. This is all fine and dandy, but I find that if I'm working in JavaScript and use anonymous functions, then it quickly ...
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Add new line after words matching a specific pattern

I'm trying to add a new line before and after a hyphenated word (one or many hyphens) in Notepad++ Input This is a search-and-replace test which I need-help to figure-out</h2> Output This ...
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Is there a way in Sublime Text to display find results in a panel at the bottom of the current window?

This is a highly useful feature in other editors eg. Eclipse and Notepad++ You get to see the list of find results printed as all the containing lines with their lines in the buffer, which gives you ...
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How to delete all line except lines containing a word I need?

I have a text file. I want to keep lines started with <Path>, and delete all the other lines. How can I do it?
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Regex find proper case and exclude some word in notepad++ [closed]

I have some text like this: After a lifetime in the French diplomatic corps, the Count de Gruse lived with his wife in an elegant townhouse on Quai Voltaire. He was a likeable man, cultivated ...
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Notepad++ How to disable selected text as default Find text

My version is v6.6.9 and this behaviour seems to be there from my first use of Notepad++. Is there any way to disable notepad++ to use the current selected text as the default text in Find popup? ...
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How to “mark” multiple “words” in notepad++

I hope I explain this correctly... Using notepad++ I am trying to "mark" multiple words. I tried adding a "," between each word I am looking for in the "find what:" portion of "mark" but with no ...
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Set Notepad++ Linewrap indentation to 2 characters?

In Notepad++ 6.6.9, I have set Linewrap to Indent: However, this indents by 4 characters. How can I make this indent by 2 characters instead?
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Easy way to make many files with names from the list

I have a text file with 30 names in it. I need to make 30 empty text files each called name from the list. Is there an easy way of doing this? Naming 30 text files one by one seems kind of ...
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Notepad++ Gurus: how to unhide notepad++ search-result window [duplicate]

When you use find-all and find-in-files in Notepad++ a search-result window appears below the screen. On my system this window have been hidden (possible I have dragged it to minimize) and it cannot ...
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Remove empty lines and spaces in Notepad++?

Suppose I have these lines: A B C D E I want remove empty lines, and the spaces before the letter too, like this: A B C D E How can I achieve this in Notepad++?
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How to make Word Wrap insert newlines in Notepad++

I know kate has a feature that automatically breaks a line with a newline if the line exceeds beyond a certain number of characters like 80. Notepad++ has a word wrap feature under the Views table, ...
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Fastest way to comment multiple lines in Notepad++

In Eclipse it is possible to comment multiple lines by selecting them and executing CTRL + /: // helloworld Is this possible in Notepad++ as well instead of typing // in front of an individual ...
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Notepad++ custom folding keywords in existing language

I use notepad for sql code that has "REGION" blocks like the above that I would like to be able to fold -- REGION MODE 3 - DELETE MODE WHEN 3 THEN DELETE FROM EDMX.M1_BRIEF WHERE ID = TID ; SET ...
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Quickly increment selected numbers in Notepad++

I'm working on a plain text configuration file that has a configuration key format of <type name>_<#>_<Subcomponent name>=<value> To be a little more clear, the ...
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Notepad++/other editors: How to view same file in multiple columns with auto scrolling?

Is there any editor that allows me to have two columns, where the second column picks up after the last line of the first column? I don't mean cloning like in Notepad++ where I have two open copies of ...