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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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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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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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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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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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++ 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 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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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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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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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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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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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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Notepad++ search and replace with current line number

I am using notepad++ and am using it to create 200 copy commands. Each line starts copy \\server\\folder\a.pdf 1.pdf I want the 1.pdf to be a different file name for each line so I was thinking of ...
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Number Specified Lines Sequentially

Hey I'm into coding Arma 2 servers and adding stuff from other custom maps to another map in the editor messes with the numbers for that item. Basically I wan't to be able to click a button and 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 ...
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Javascript file crashed and converted to ''NUL NUL NUL" notepad++

I had a for loop with typo (i=0; i<n; i+3), then it ate all the memory, I had to shutdown the PC and and after restart the JS file is all NUL NUL NUL NUL NUL, please help. Please help me recover ...
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Any way to have Notepad++ automatically save on exit?

Is there any way I can get Notepad++ to save and close under one command? For example on hitting Alt-F4, Notepad++ would not only close the program, but also save the document. (manually editing a ...
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Is it possible to open links in notepad++ with single click?

I think the default setting in notepad++ is to require double clicking on html links. I have found indication on the internet ( http://osdir.com/ml/editors.notepad++/2007-03/msg00522.html ) that it ...
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Custom word library for notepad++ autocomplete

So, there's already a question about this here, from back in 2010: How do I edit or add to Notepad++ HTML/CSS autocomplete? Since then though, we've gone from version 5.7 to 6.6.9 Using the ...
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Improve display of whitespace on notepad++

Can you improve the visibility of whitespace using notepad++? I tried Settings > Style > Whitespace Symbol, and am able to change the color as needed, but I still find the symbols incredibly small ...
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Can we change comparison view to top-bottom layout

With current version 6.6.9 of notepad++, when I want to compare 2 open files, I will move one of them to another view and synchronize vertical scrollbar to compare them, the 2 views are placed in ...
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Search and replace option in notepad++ for making a dictionary

We've gotten several files from a professor who published his dictionary and we convinced him to make it open source and make it freely available online. So now I've ended up with several files with ...
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How can I use advanced text editing in Notepad ++?

I have a little question. I've saved in a text file all the folders with sub-folders and files library of my music hard-drive and I try to clean this with notepad++. I've removed the path of the ...
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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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Can I filter and sort email ids in notepad++ and other text editors?

I have a txt file which has around 20000 email id. I want to know email count from gmail, yahoo, ymail, googlemail, aol, live,custom domain, gmx, and other temporary emails separately. And also i need ...
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second edit fail with Notepad++

I'm modder of the game Men of war. To create mission, I using Notepad++ for editing the files of the game like the "0.mi" mission file (2000kb) in wich all units of the game are scripted. I like to ...
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removal of hyphens only after 10 characters

I have data that has'-' in between. the hyphens are included in the data too. I want to delete the hyphens after every 10 characters but not the ones included within the data. Example: ...
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Code-folding in Notepad++ with two-word keywords?

Notepad++ supports user-defined languages for syntax-highlighting and code-folding (v.2.1.0.12). However, my language has two-word keywords like "begin function" and "end function". Using quotation ...
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Fast attachments with markdown

I have a document like this: A lot of text. insert:good graph:x More text. insert: :y Even more text. insert:another figure:z And I want to change all insert:description:x to ...
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How to read/open a midi file?

I need to read inside the midi file to find the data about the notes for a school project. I tried to open random midi files on notepad++, but it does not open up in hexadecimal format as this ...
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Notepad++ Select last blocks of text

I'm cleaning out a a .txt file with all the pantone colors for use in a script What I want is this: HEX:FEDDOO YellowC 254 221 0 and what I currently have in my textfile is this: Yellow C ...
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Notepad++ syntax highlighting sql within php file

I love Notepad++, partly because of its syntax highlighting: in a .php file, it will highlight <script> blocks as javascript, <style> blocks as css and <?php blocks as php. Ideally ...
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Notepad++ Compare plugin doesn't highlight line changes anymore

I have 2 PCs at work, one with older version of Notepad++ (6.1.7) and one with newer version (6.5.3) and I use it frequently to quickly compare pieces of code or any other strings (I use WinMerge or ...
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Notepad++ vlookup to Excel

I have an XML file that has some specific incorrect text within it. The incorrect text is associated to a specific code that identifies it,. Eg: CODE="RM014" PART="ROOM MONITOR". The issue is that ...
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I have a relatively small file that crashes Notepad++ every time I open it [closed]

For clarity, I know this isn't a bug-report forum. I'm asking for advice on how to fix my file, if I can. My file is 34k (Yes, just 34k, I've opened several larger files). It's just a cold fusion ...
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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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Replace but leave between characters unchanged

I need to replace but leave between characters unchanged: Example: <column name="propertys_uid">30</column> <column name="property_name">Villa</column> <column ...
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Firefox/Chrome etc not under the 'Run' tab in Notepad++

I was fiddling with Notepad++'s preferences in order to change the looks and a few other things. I'm not sure what I did, but now the 'Run in Chrome' etc options aren't in the 'Run' tab. For ...
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Notepad++ Replace Iteration

(I have edited this post for clarity) I have a terribly formatted text document.. Luckily, though terribly formatted, it's reliably terribly formatted and so regex has saved me days worth of work. ...
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Change Notepad to Notepad++

I want to make it so that if I enter "notepad" in a command line, the address bar, or in the start menu search, it will open Notepad++ instead of Notepad. Is there a simple, safe, stable way to ...
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Notepad++ maximum column

How to set notepad++ maximum column into x (x := max column, eg. 100), I know how to set a vertical edge into 100 columns (in this case just to showing us a sign of 100-th columns), but what I want is ...
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Notepad++ replace .|every 5th line with .}

I got a text that ends on every single line with .| And I need to replace the .| on every 5th line with .}
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Reformat text as columns in Notepad++?

Anyone know of a way to reformat either the whole txt file or the selection (I don't really care, either is fine) so that it would would add spaces to align text as columns? example: Green 5 Vest ...
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Notepad++ Fold Icons Missing [duplicate]

I recently tweaked some Notepad++ settings and I somehow turned off the icons for folding code blocks. Whenever I open a JavaScript or C# file now, the collapse code block icons that are located off ...
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How to find and replace lines in one file that match the pattern of lines in another file

I have a scenario with two documents. The first doc has lines of text, and the second doc also has same text with different text before and after this text. They need to be replaced. Doc 1 ...
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Notepad ++ Find word and replace line above and below

Here's my example : class Item478 { position[]={14186.376,18.035046,18340.531}; azimut=-134.41499; id=734; side="EMPTY"; vehicle="Land_LampStreet_F"; skill=0.60000002; ...
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Generate lines with numerical order in Notepad++

I bet somebody else has created a question like this before, but I'm having trouble to find the correct tags so I can have accurate results. I want my Notepad++ to create lines in duplicates but with ...