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Text Editors - Notepad Replacements - EditPad Lite for Windows

SUMMARY: EditPad Lite is a text editor for Windows with a multi-document interface. Features include multi-level undo and block indentation.

EditPad Lite is a freeware (for non-commercial use) text editor for Windows. The software supports opening multiple files via a tabbed interface, and will warn you when opening read-only files that cannot be modified directly by the software.

Features include multi-level undo, block indent, text case conversion, file endings and text encoding conversions, viewing line numbers, a shortcut to view the edited file in a web browser, and forcing the editor to stay on top of other windows. Configuration options include changing editor colors, toggling a blinking cursor, showing EditPad in the System Tray area of the Windows Taskbar, and locking open files.

Editing text files with EditPad Lite

The software can be downloaded at the following address. A pro version is available with more features and support for commercial use:

EditPad Lite:

This tip was written regarding EditPad Lite v6.5.1 on a Windows XP machine. Features, information, and screenshots for other versions /operating systems may vary.


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