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Notepad++

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This package was approved by moderator AdmiringWorm on 5/18/2017.

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.

Features

Notes

  • To force the installation of x32 version, use the --x86 argument with choco install.

Files

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    #Install-VirtualPackage 'notepadplusplus.commandline' 'notepadplusplus.install'
    

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Dependencies

Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Don Ho

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Release Notes

https://notepad-plus-plus.org/news

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Notepad++ 7.5 0 Wednesday, August 16, 2017 waiting for maintainer
Notepad++ 7.3.3 88766 Thursday, March 9, 2017 approved
Notepad++ 7.3.2 30910 Tuesday, February 14, 2017 approved
Notepad++ 7.3.1 33121 Wednesday, January 18, 2017 approved
Notepad++ 7.3 22119 Monday, January 2, 2017 approved
Notepad++ 7.2.2 35124 Sunday, November 27, 2016 approved
Notepad++ 7.2.1 12742 Monday, November 21, 2016 approved
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