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Notepad++: Insert comment-sections of same length via Macro/Shortcut?

I'm often using comments (using =====) to divide sections within my files in the same way which look always the same, e.g.: #===========================================# #============== IMPORT STUFF ...
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47 views

Is there a way to make Notepad++ auto-complete words on {TAB} instead of {ENTER}?

Is there a way to make Notepad++ auto-complete words on Tab instead of Enter? Currently, if want to type, say, frame, then Enter to begin a new line, instead the Enter will select the first ...
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1answer
89 views

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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Notepad++ plugin to manage open files [closed]

I'm looking for a plugin for Notepad++ (currently running v6.5.5) that allows me to manage the open files, namely to allow me to close several files at once, since I'm web developer and often I have ...
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1answer
33 views

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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1answer
66 views

Notepad++ Webkit plugin - Multiple Html

Is it possible to have multiple html on one command? ex: FROM: content1 content2 content3 content4 highlight the list then click a "custom key" then the result should be <ul> ...
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Is it possible to associate a notepad++ plugin with a file extension?

I have installed notepad++ with the jsonviewer extension. Now it is possible to view and browse json in a friendlier format but I would like to do that without shortcut keys or browsing the menu. So ...
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593 views

Notepad++ keyboard shortcut assignment always not working

I like to set a lot of keyboard shortcut (you can call me a shortcut freak) thus I have been assigning quite a lot of shortcuts in the shortcut mapper. After assigning I found out that some shortcuts ...
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2answers
296 views

Notepad++ new file names

Is there a way to have Notepad++ generate new file names with the current date? Like this: YYYY_MM_DD_new1.txt or similar. Currently it just names them: new1, new2, etc. Date in the file name will ...
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1answer
114 views

Notepad++ - Continue Search from top

In general when we do a Find in Notepad++, it starts from the current cursor position and continues till the end of the document. Due to this, to search a complete document, we have to go to the ...
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1answer
586 views

Notepad++: How to change Tab key to other key for auto-completion insert? Conflict with other plugin

I have installed the FingerText plugin. It uses Tab key to insert snippets. But default NP++ auto-complete also uses Tab and so FingerText is stepped on by the default - the default hint appears at ...
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1answer
196 views

How to use Notepad++ for re-formatting indentations?

I've got a plugin that lets me paste in an unformatted XML and set up its tagged structure. However, I'd need to have one for e.g. C#. Haven't found such, though. Where can I find retagging plugin ...
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HTML Tidy && Notepad++ - Unkown Exception

I am currently installing html tidy from the textfx plugin. The Notepad++ version I am running is 6.2.3. I created the folder Config/tidy in plugins and put the two files(HTMLTIDY.cfg, libtidy.dll) in ...
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1answer
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Where is the TextFx option? [closed]

I have Notepad++ 5.9 installed. The TextFx option (between Run and Plugins) in the menu not visible. How can I actually get the IextFx plugin?
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341 views

Notepad++ Explorer Plugin not showing all Partitions

My PC has 3 partitions C, U and A. I installed Explorer Plugin in Notepad++, it shows the two partitions properly. But for some reason the third partition is not there. I have a lot of project files ...
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1answer
2k views

Notepad++ XML Auto Indent + Tag Closing

I'm migrating a question I posted on stackoverflow to here as it may be more relevant. Here is the question: I'm looking for a way to code XML (mxml, specifically) in Notepad++ such that it follows ...
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1answer
154 views

An explorer pane in Notepad++?

I'd like to have a Windows Explorer-style left pane in Notepad++. Is there an add-on or plugin that accomplishes this?
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2answers
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Transparent background in Notepad++?

Is there a way to make the background of Notepad++ text editor transparent like Eclipse? Perhaps, there is a plugin which does this job.
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318 views

Implementing find and replace using NPPExec in Notepad++

How do we perform find and replace using NPPExec plugin in Notepad++? Any help (command/resource) in this regard will be greatly appreciated.
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2answers
610 views

“Google search” plug-in for Notepad++

I wonder if there is a Notepad++ plugin that adds a "Google search" line into NP++ context menu (mouse right-click), so that I could highlight some text, then right-click on it, select "Search in ...
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1answer
722 views

Add Alt keyboard shortcuts to TextFX menus in Notepad++

Is there a way to add Alt keyboard shortcuts (usually shown as an underlined letter e.g. File > Save) to the TextFX menus in Notepad++ 5.8.6 (the last version before the huge ugly Find dialog)? As I ...
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1answer
553 views

Plugin for Notepad++ 5.8.6 to list bookmarks of current file

Is there a plug-in for Notepad++ 5.8.6 (the last version before the huge ugly Find dialog!) to list all bookmarks set for current tab in a dockable window? The user should be able to jump to any ...
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2answers
2k views

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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1answer
7k views

Notepad++ IntelliSense - How to?

I'm looking for a good IntelliSense solution for Notepad++. Does anyone know a good plugin?
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1answer
2k views

Why can't I install this Notepad++ plugin on my older computer?

I'm trying to install the nppColdFusion plugin that enables ColdFusion syntax highlighting in Notepad++. It installed easily on my home computer (Windows Vista, using Notepad++ version 5.8.6). ...
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2answers
2k views

“Go To File” Feature/Plugin for Notepad++

Is there a way to get the Go to file... functionality from Textmate in Notepad++? For example, if I press Ctrl-T, a dialog box comes up, type in (partial) string and it filters through the files in ...
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2answers
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notepad++ “autotext”-type plugin

As part of my job, I regularly enter long descriptions of real estate into a database. I type those up in N++ and then paste them into the web interface of the base. However, they are quite ...
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2answers
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Go to definition of a C function in a different file in Notepad++

While editing a C project on Notepad++ 5.6.7 (Unicode) with the SourceCookifier plugin, I can press Ctrl+Shift+Enter to go to the definition of a function which the cursor is on, but only if it is in ...
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2answers
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Why notepad++ plugins don't work in macro?

Why don't Notepad++ plugins work in a macro? For example: Manual run plugin - Converter -> "ASCII -> HEX" AAAA 4141414120 BBBB 42424242 CCCC 43434343 Runned as recorded macro AAAA ...
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How to Use Notepad++ FTP? [duplicate]

I'm trying to find a new code editor, have gone through several, and am now using Notepad++, which I hear is a favorite of developers. My problem is that while I see that Notepad++ has FTP, as far as ...
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1answer
454 views

Run a script from within notepad++

I would like to include one awk sript (logtool) which will use an opened notepad++ file to perform some filtering on the file, I used to make it in ultraedit very simply, How can I make it run in ...
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Notepad++ Changebar

Notepad++ used to have a changebar (similar to the Microsoft code editor in Visual Studio) that would change color, if the line of text was changed. It was taken out some time ago, but I really liked ...
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5answers
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Embed Powershell in notepad ++

after playing about with Ubuntu 10.04, one of the interesting things I noticed was that you could embed a terminal in gedit. Is there a similar plugin that would enable me to embed a Powershell (or a ...
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5answers
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Why does Notepad++ disable the HexEditor plugin

Notepad++ is a great editor... the Regular Expression facility is stunted, but I can live with that. It is ok for most find/replace situations, and for the occasional others I'll just hop across to ...
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1answer
61k views

HTML Tag Auto Complete in Notepad++?

I would like for Notepad++ to add the closing tag when I finish typing the open tag. I know there is a plugin to do this for XML but it doesn't work on my HTML files and I have yet to find one that ...
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3answers
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Converting CSV to fixed-width in Notepad++?

Is there a way in Notepad++ to convert a comma-separated file to fixed width columns? This feature exists in UltraEdit and explained in Working with CSV files, but I am happy with my Notepad++, and I ...
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2answers
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Notepad++ last open tag closing

I am searching for a plugin or any other way for n++ to close the last open tag on demand (i.e. assigned to a shortcut key), not automatically. Sadly all I could find is tag auto-closing (in TextFX ...
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7answers
5k views

Notepad++ and FTP

I've been using UltraEdit for several years now, but after upgrading to Windows 7, I decided to try out Notepad++ instead. It seems pretty similar and pretty powerful, but one of the best features of ...
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1answer
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FTP and Notepad++

I've been using UltraEdit for several years now, but after upgrading to Windows 7, I decided to try out Notepad++ instead. It seems pretty similar and pretty powerful, but one of the best features of ...