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.
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.Download Notepad++ 64-bit & Notepad++ 32bit offline installer for PC from pcsoftjar now.
Syntax Highlighting and Syntax Folding
User Defined Syntax Highlighting and Folding
PCRE (Perl Compatible Regular Expression) Search/Replace
GUI entirely customizable
Auto-completion: Word completion, Function completion and Function parameters hint
Multi-Document (Tab interface)
Zoom in and zoom out
Multi-Language environment supported
Macro recording and playback
Launch with different arguments
Column Mode Editing
Ghost typing can be used to launch Notepad++ with an auto-typing text. Use command line arguments -qn, -qt or -qf to trigger it.
This feature was used in the Je suis Charlie edition, and its effect is one of controversial arguments. Some people did panic because of the unusual behaviour. However most of the time the true hackers try to keep a low profile. We are not in a Hollywood movie….
Enough blabla, here is the usage of Ghost typing:
EasterEggName: the name of easter egg. Use %20 to replace space character.
Text: given text. Use %20 to replace space character.
ContentFilePath: The path of file, absolute or relative. Use %20 to replace space character. The content of the file will be shown.