Notepad++

Notepad++

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
4.5
out of 433 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    6.2.3
  • Total Downloads:
    2,438,674
  • Date Added:
    Dec. 17, 2012
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    7.87MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    5,362
  • Platform:
    Windows
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Editors' Review

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Notepad Plus Plus is a Notepad replacement with an eye toward programmers, although it should also appeal to the casual user who wants a cross between Notepad and WordPad. Notepad Plus Plus has some noticeable differences from WordPad. Support for tabs is key, letting users manage different documents simultaneously. Line-numbering is important, too, a feature that nobody mucking about in C should be without.

The interface is much simpler compared with some of its competitors. A familiar row of icons with their mouse-over labels sits at the top, and one row of tabs is just below that. The rest of the screen is made of nothing but pure white space. All the coding tools live in the menu bar, with some represented on the toolbar. Users can compile and run macros, convert text to Hex, submit directly to W3C for validation, launch in Firefox and IE, and more. There's also a built-in spell-checker.

Choosing between Notepad Plus Plus and NoteTab Light probably will depend as much on layout as anything else. Although, forgive the pun, notably Notepad Plus Plus can not autoreplace Notepad, it's still an excellent Notepad replacement.

 
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  • Current Version

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    out of 433 votes

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    • 4 star 86
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    • 2 star 9
    • 1 star 17
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5 stars

"The best, ever"

January 08, 2013  |  By josephroth

 |  Version: Notepad++ 6.2.3

Pros

I have always used Notepad++ to write my HTML/CSS. I have just downloaded the new version and I'm happy as usual. It's just neat, simple, effective.

Cons

None. Never had to complain.

Summary

It's free and works great. Download it now.

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5 stars

"Decent editor for basic programming needs"

December 17, 2012  |  By nature88

 |  Version: Notepad++ 6.2.3

Pros

Easy to use.
Free.

Cons

Nothing...

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 6.2.3
Version 6.2.3 has added Remove empty lines feature and fixed find "\r\n" bug in RegExpr mode.
General
Publisher Don HO
Publisher web site http://notepad-plus.sourceforge.net/
Release Date December 16, 2012
Date Added December 17, 2012
Version 6.2.3
Category
Category Developer Tools
Subcategory Coding Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista/7
Additional Requirements
Download Information
File Size 7.87MB
File Name npp.6.7.7.Installer.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 2,438,674
Downloads Last Week 5,362
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License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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