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1 vote, 4.0/5
7.0.7 (latest version)
Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 2000, English
TextPad is an application that can be used if you need a replacement for Notepad, a tool that can edit your webpage or a programming IDE. You can have all you need with this tool.

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Thanks to TextPad you can edit files up to the limits of 32-but virtual memory and simultaneously (with up to 2 views per file). Its power editor macros also enables to search and replace engine that is using UNIX-style regular expressions. Featured with all basic tools for editing such as cut, copy and paste capabilities, TextPad can also perform other actions. For instance, users can shift and block indented, characters, lines and words ; copy and cut text ; automatically word-wrapped at the margin, split text into several lines and many other actions. Printing option can be customized depending on your choice. You are allowed to preview text to print and configure headers and footers as well as page breaks if needed. TextPad offers a DDE interface to other tools. That way, the editor can detect when an open file has been modified by another tool. After that, you can open that file yourself. Apart from that, TextPad can also manage and compate files and texts, view files using hexadecimal display format, record keyword macro with up to 16active macros, etc.


It is multilingual, supporting French, German, Polish, English, Portuguese, and Spanish with a spelling checker with dictionaries in 10 languages. It supports CUA compliant keyboard commands and UNC style names.


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