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++ User Defined Language line color based on ending delimiter

I have my language working good except on last rule: In the following code: Init: ErrorMessage, ProgressMessage = "" StatusMessage = "No experiment has been performed" pi = 3.141592653589793 ...
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Notepad++ automatically tries to create a file named after the line number of my first error in GHCi

I'm using Notepad++ as my "IDE" of choice for Haskell, and up until recently, it worked fine. Now though, if I have a error in GHCi when I launch the editor, Notepad++ will ask me if I'd like to ...
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Let NotePad++ show consecutive line numbers despite wraped lines?

It is possible to let NotePad++ show consecutive line numbers despite having "wrap" activated? I need to wrap for purpose of overview and so do I need the consecutive line number (despite being it ...
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Multiple vertical marginal lines in notepad++

Is there any way to show vertical lines at different columns, or any other way to indicate the position of several specific coulumns in notepad++?
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Why do fonts look better in firefox (waterfox) than they do in notepad++?

If font rendering is handled by the OS for both my web browser (firefox / waterfox), and my text editor (notepad++), why do they look so much worse in the text editor? I see the same subpixel ...
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Remove all lines after /

I have 2 lists one with this format: http://www.example.com/archives/573 http://www.example.com/1812.html http://example.com/hello-world/ but i want it in this format www.example.com ...
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Find and Replace with Notepad++

Having a large list with icons to include in HTML icon-picons-abacus icon-picons-add icon-picons-airplay icon-picons-alert HTML Code <div class="col-sm-4 col"><em ...
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Notepad ++ how to configure search box to display ALL text

I have imported a custom XML file in Notepad++ which allows me to analyse log files using a nice color coded theme. When I perform a "find" and the find box comes up the results inside the box only ...
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slow program response: mainly notepad++

On my Dell Notebook, I recently upgraded my RAM from 8GB to 16GB, and the secondary mSata SSD from 32GB to 512GB. First HD is magnetic. On the SSD, I got Intel Rapid Start and Intel Rapid Storage ...
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Notepad++.Find something in find results

Its a simple question.Once I perform a search in notepad++ .Is there any posibility to search something in the result of the fisrt search? Edit. Sometimes i have to do some reports about logs and i ...
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Notepad++ to enter new line and not get indented hotkey?

Auto-indent in Notepad++ sometimes turns out to be very annoying - e.g. when we work with text/note file. Very often do I want to enter a new line and the cursor is NOT indented i.e. at the beginning ...
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Change line comment mark for a given language

When I comment out lines (Edit -> Comment/Uncomment -> Single-line comment, or Ctrl+K) in VBS, Notepad++ inserts REM as the comment marker. I would prefer to have the ' inserted. How can I change ...
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How to copy the result from the last search across a folder without copying results from previous searches in Notepad++?

I performed a search across a folder in Notepad++. How to copy the results from the search without copying the results from the previous searches? I use the latest version of Notepad++ with ...
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Replace a line with a specified pattern

As shown in the example, the number 1 appears in the same column in every line, and in my file, there are 6000 lines like that in total. 1. 1 2. 1 3. 1 4. 1 5. 1 6. 1 7. 1 8. 1 9. 1 I want to ...
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Notepad++ find and replace string or text with new string or text

I have some code several hundred lines long and I want to find each "String" and replace it with a different "String". Example below... $BR360Button.Add_Click({BR360Button}) ...
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Replace every nth instance of a character with a new line in Notepad++

I have a pipe delimited string of NAME|VALUE pairs looking something like this.. Name1|Value1|Name2|Value2|Name3|Value3 What I want to do is to replace every second instance of | with a new line so ...
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How to Replace text inside tag in Notepad ++ from 2 file Xml?

Example: File 1: <CannonExp.xml> <String> <ID> 1 </ID> <ASCII> Memiliki beberapa Giant crossbow yang dapat menyerang jarak jauh. Kelemahan fortress ini ...
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Delete all information you don't need in notepad++ and then put it on separate lines

I want to know how to take a large amount of code and then remove all of the useless stuff that I dont need. For example, take <option value="S1">blah blah blah</option> <option ...
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add closing tag at end of line using notepad++

I have a text document where every line has an opening tag. I need to add a matching closing tag at the end of each line. For example: What I have:<exe>Example text between tags. What I ...
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Notepad++: Strange character with non english language

In win 7 I don't have any problem with notepad++ when using Persian language but after upgrading to windows 10, I can't type characters correctly (see bellow picture). Already entered characters are ...
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My version of Notepad++ does not create backups

What I am trying to do is recover a file that was accidentally "not saved" or "not saved properly". Anyway, I was working with a document and up popped a window asking me to do something with the ...
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Search & replace speed in Notepad++ / indexing

I am using Notepad++ to search and replace in around 60, 000 files, one folder. It only seems to be processing around 2 files per second, is there any way to speed this up? I have an i7 processor ...
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How to insert a line between two lines which match a certain pattern in Notepad++

This is my text file echo Move date ahead 18 days to 30-09-2016 date 30-09-2016 echo Basic Rule Backups echo Move date ahead 1 day to 1-10-2016 date 1-10-2016 echo date ahead 1 day to 2-10-2016 date ...
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Notepad++ regex find/replace adjacent ids

I have a csv file that looks like this: ID, term, functional category GO:0008166,viral replication,P, GO:0008167,sigma virus replication,P, GO:0008168,GO:0004480,methyltransferase activity,F, ...
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How to split a big line into more lines but only after the 5th character group with “@”?

I have a big line like this in notepad++ @asdasd @dsdsds @dosos @sdisidisi @diisdisidi @dfidifidif @ofodofodf .... I want to split this line in more lines. Each with only 5 "@" character groups ...
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Combine custom run command and macro in Notepad++ 6.8

Following very useful guidance by Friedrich Huebler on integrating Stata with Notepad++ I've added a set of run commands that are assigned to: F9 - run selected line F10 - run the whole file I in ...
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Notepad++ Is there a setting to stop from asking me to save on exit?

I'd like the option to have Notepad++ exit, and close individual tabs without asking me if I want to save every file where edited. I tend to run with a lot of tabs open, and am capable of ...
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Notepad++ Force every file format to selected one when opening any file type

I would like to format every opened file in Notepad++ (all files regardless of their extension) to eg. batch or VBS format. Is there a way to achieve that? I've found a setting for formatting new ...
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Delete everything in second column not in parentheses

I have a file that looks like this: gene ID protein Solyc06g062540 (Z) PYROPHOSPHATASE 3 (PTHR20889:SF0) Solyc10g075050 ALBUMIN SUPERFAMILY (PTHR33076:SF11) Solyc07g061760 ...
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Create multiple paragraphs without manually adding the paragraph tags in Notepad++?

I have 18 pdfs in multiple languages with about 15 pages in each that need to be converted to html pages. The formatting isn't retained using save as so I'm copying the content to Notepad++. Is it ...
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Simple text gets underlined and clickable in Notepad++

I am using Notepad++ v6.7.9.2. I have created a file and then reopened that file to add some extra text. Now when I add more text into the file, the newly added text gets underlined and also becomes ...
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Is it possible to transpose tabular data in notepad++?

I want to change, for example, 1 0 3 4 3 0 2 12 56 3 2 2 3 4 21 0 5 0 4 9 14 13 6 56 into 1 2 3 4 0 12 4 9 3 56 21 14 4 3 ...
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How to re-order pipe-delimited columns in Notepad++?

I am trying to reposition every line in a .txt file in the following way below. However I have no idea on how to go about it. Is this possible with Notepad++? From apple|apple123@aol.com|orange ...
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Notepad++ folding/collapsing hides everything?

I am running Windows 8.1 and just downloaded Notepad++ v6.8 to use in some HTML/PHP development. The problem I am facing is with the little +/- (fold/collapse) signs on the left side of the IDE. ...
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Count number of lines in file using batch

I am using TrailerCount.bat file to count the number of lines in text file using below mentioned code @Echo off ::set newline=^& echo. SET FilePath=%1 Set /a _Lines=0 For /f %%j in ('Type ...
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Notepad++ Regular Expression Assistance

I am currently trying to find \000\000\001\031704_news_release.pdf Which I have successfully done with 000\\000\\\d\d\d\\ I am pretty sure I am doing something wrong here though because I want ...
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Is there a keyboard shortcut to select the entire current line in Notepad++?

Microsoft OneNote has a handy shortcut (Ctrl+A) that I use all the time to select an entire line.  And if you click it a second time it selects the entire document. I really would like to use Ctrl+A ...
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What is a virtual optical disk file and how do you create one?

I am trying to create a virtual machine using virtualBox and I have finished the whole process of specifying the size, the name, etc. However, when I try to power on the machine it tells me: ...
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Styling of Notepad++ end of line (EOL) symbols “CR” and “LF”?

I would like to enable View>Show Symbol>Show all characters but in contrast to Style White space symbolstyle in Language Global Styles I can't find a color setting for the EOL character so I am ...
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How Notepad++'s character encoding works?

Link/Synopsis I've made an "Encoding Test" table on one of my free domains with the sole purpose of gaining understanding of character encodings. Here is the link: ...
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Create a User Defined Language combining 2 languages in Notepad++

I want to have syntax highlighting for Volt, the Phalcon template engine, in Notepad++. The closest I have found online is this one for Twig which seems very similar, so I think perhaps that the idea ...
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How to replace text to nothing after some specific keyword?

I've a list like this (over 1000): Hello*123 Hi*259 King*555 I want to delete *123, *259, *555 from each line and want to make it like Hello Hi King How to do so? I'm using Notepad++
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Why am I unable to install the NppExec plugin for Notepad++?

I was trying to install the NppExec plugin for Notepad++ so that I can compile Java in it and run it. After the installation failed to work, I did some more research on compiling and decided to move ...
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Find and replace blocks of formatted code in multiple HTML files on a Linux server

Many of my sites consists of hundreds of HTML files, and I often have to make changes via "Find and replace" in all files simultaneously. I use a combination of FTP, cPanel's file manager, Notepad++ ...
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Auto indent in notepad++

I want to auto indent my my text using notepad++. Is there a way to do this? Or I have to install any plugin? I have tried all I know in notepad++ but it seems things are not working. I have even used ...
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Regex Expression in Notepad ++ (Replacing value)

I'm trying to replace a statement that has this pattern: readonly="if(xxxx.x_DATE lt yyyy.y_yyyyy,True,False)" where "DATE" in the statement are dynamic (vary in the file, i.e. 0101, 0102, 0103 etc) ...
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Notepad++, Insert text from one list into another?

I have 2 lists on separate pages in notepad++, I'd like to add the text from one list to the start of each line on the 2nd list, eg: LIST 1 1abc 2abc 3abc LIST 2 =test =test =test RESULT 1abc=test ...
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How to merge every second row in Notepad++?

I mean, how can I get from this: A B C D E F a result like this: ACE BDF This means I have a table and need the headlines (ACE) to be above the value lines (BDF). So the merge should skip a ...
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Can I sort the text after a certain character?

I have a large list I'm trying to sort but I'd like to sort the list from the value after a certain character. eg: 241&name=A 123&name=C 645&name=B So I'd like to sort the list ...
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Notepad++ comment all lines containing string or all bookmarked lines

I wanted to comment out some java code using Notepad++ e.g. StringBuffer sbTest = new StringBuffer(); sbTest.append("aaa"); sbTest.append("bbb"); sbTest.append("ccc"); sbTest.append("aaa"); ...