When just getting the job done is work enough, the last thing you need is to waste time having to learn yet another computer application. Your experience with other tools should be relevant to each new application, making it possible to sit down and use that new application right away.
That's why TextPad is so popular. Whether you simply need a powerful replacement for Notepad, a tool for editing your web pages, or a programming IDE, TextPad does what you want, the way you would expect.
Version 5.3.1 has resolved help menu commands which did not work and explorer crash on double clicking Desktop item.
What's new in this version:
Version 5.4 improves the appearance of checkboxes and radio buttons in preference property lists.