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Notepad++ 8.6.1


Notepad++ is a free (as in "free speech" and also as in "free beer") source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. Running in the MS Windows environment, its use is governed by GPL License.

Based on the powerful editing component Scintilla, Notepad++ is written in C++ and uses pure Win32 API and STL which ensures a higher execution speed and smaller program size. By optimizing as many routines as possible without losing user friendliness, Notepad++ is trying to reduce the world carbon dioxide emissions. When using less CPU power, the PC can throttle down and reduce power consumption, resulting in a greener environment.

Notepad++ 8.6.1 changelog:

  • Updated to Scintilla 5.4.1 & Lexilla 5.3.0. (Implement #14375)
  • Fix a regression: the position in the previous session is now restored correctly in cloned document. (Fix #14164)
  • Fix a regression: customized extension in Style Configurator is now saved correctly. (Fix #14437)
  • Add an ability (disableLineCopyCutDelete.xml) to disable line copy/cut/delete when no selection is made. (Fix #14470, ref, ref))
  • Add an ability (noColumnToMultiSelect.xml) to disable column mode to multi-select mode. (Fix #14464, ref)
  • Fix deleting in column mode also delete an unexpected EOL. (Fix #14426)
  • Fix hidden results of long lines for Search results with “Find in…” commands. (Fix #12023)
  • Enhance Search-results by showing search options for “Find in…” commands. (Fix #14306)
  • Fix an issue: replacements are no longer duplicated (the 2nd time in cloned document) for “Replace in Opened Docs”. (Fix #14505)
  • Fix a regression to make F3 & Shift-F3 work again in Incremental Search. (Fix #14503)
  • Add document tab navigation commands: “First tab” & “Last tab”. (Fix #14416)
  • Add document tab commands: “Move to Start” & “Move to End” commands. (Fix #9525, #13982)
  • 3 RTL new abilities: RTL per document, RTL per document remembered across the sessions & new attribute editZoneRTL=“no” in RTL localization files. (Fix #9665, #9950, #14385)
  • Enhance the “-loadingTime” command line parameter. (Fix #14472)
  • Enhance the performance: disable undo collection while loading a file. (Fix #14455)
  • Sort language list in the Preferences dialog. (Fix #14245)
  • Fix a visual glitch that occurred during multi-paste. (Fix #14410)
  • Fix confusing memory allocation error message. (Fix #14418)
  • Fix python wrong decorator attribute color. (Fix #5894)
  • Fix file status in “other view” is not detected. (Fix #14225)
  • Fix dropped file being opened in the wrong view. (Fix #14354)

Download: Notepad++ 64-bit | Portable 64-bit | ~4.0 MB (Open Source)
Download: Notepad++ 32-bit | Portable 32-bit
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