Notepad++ (64-bit)

Version: 7.8.8   Filesize: 7MB

  • Open Source
  • In English
  • Scanned
  • 4.34
  • (1.92 K Downloads)
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If you are a coder, you know how much effort it takes to solve errors in a code. Some of the error in coding occurs due to silly mistakes while writing a code like wrong syntax, brackets not closed, no termination of the code, etc. So you need a top-class code editor that makes writing codes easier for you and helps you to avoid silly writing mistakes. One such code editor tool is Notepad ++, which allows avoiding writing mistakes while coding.

Notepad++ is a text and source code editor used with Microsoft Windows developed by Don Ho. This tool supports tabbed editing, which allows you to work with multiple open files in a single window. Notepad++ is based on the powerful editing component Scintilla and is written in C++ programming language. This tool supports many programming language s and uses pure Win32 API and STL, which enables a higher execution speed and smaller program size. This tool gives a higher performance while using less CPU power. This tool maintains proper syntax and closes an open bracket automatically to avoid errors in your code.

Features of Notepad ++

  1. Avoid basic errors- This tool provides an automatic feature that comes in handy while writing code. It automatically highlights and folds the syntax preventing fundamental errors.
  2. Customisable GUI- Notepad++ has a straightforward user-interface, which makes it easier to use. You can also customize the GUI of the application entirely.
  3. Extra Features- This tool provides additional features such as Document Map, Auto-completion of a word, function, & parameter, Zoom in & out, Macro Recording and playback, and many more.
  4. Open Source - Like any other code editor Notepad++ is also open source. Which means you can contribute in many ways to this project. You can submit bug reports, feature requests, online support, translate the editor, and many more.
  5. Plugins- As Notepad++ is open-source software, you almost have plugins for everything you need. This software has an inbuilt plugin manager; this helps you to manage your plugins.
  6. Macros- One of the best features of Notepad ++ is that it enables working with Macros. This feature helps us to record complex operations that can be automatically repeated, so you don’t have to do them again and again.

How to download and install Notepad++?

  • 1.Just click on the download button and select a location where you want to download the file. 
  • 2. the download finishes, open the Notepad++ folder, and extract the content from it.
  • 3. Now open the Notepad++ folder and double click on the Notepad++ setup file.
  • 4. Now an installation window appears, now agree to License Agreement and select a location for installation.
  • 5. It will take a few minutes to install Notepad++, Click on Finish button after installation.

Pros

  • Simple Gui, easy to use
  • Supports many programming languages
  • Autosaves your work
  • Auto-completion of word, function and parameter

Cons

  • Can only be used on Windows
  • Settings confusingly scattered

App Name: Notepad++ (64-bit)

License: Open Source

OS: Windows XP64 / Vista64 / Windows 7 64 / Windows 8 64 / Windows 10 64

Latest Version: V7.8.8

Latest Update: 2020-10-25

Developer: Don Ho

User Rating: 4.34

Category: Developer Tools