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Notepad++ Portable

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Notepad++ Portable is the handy Notepad++ text editor packaged as a portable app so you can do your development on the go. It has all the same great features of Notepad++ including support for multiple languages and an extensive plugin system, but there's nothing to install.

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File Editing Note - Like the local version, Notepad++ will update ANSI files to UTF-8 without BOM. This will break Windows INI files and should be disabled.

Plugin Updater Note - Due to a bug in Notepad++'s plugin updater, you must run the entire Notepad++ Portable app as admin for the plugin updater to work properly.


Notepad++ Portable Screenshot Notepad++ Portable is a full-featured text editor with features like:

  • Syntax Highlighting and Syntax Folding (C, C++, HTML, ASP, Java, Pascal, CSS and more)
  • User Defined Syntax Highlighting
  • Auto-completion
  • Multi-Document
  • Regular Expression Search/Replace supported
  • Full Drag ‘N' Drop supported
  • Zoom in and zoom out
  • Multi-Language environment supported
  • Brace and Indent guideline Highlighting
  • Macro recording and playback

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Language Setting: You can change the language by copying the language file of your choice from Notepad++Portable\App\Notepad++\locales to Notepad++Portable\Data\settings and renaming it to nativeLang.xml. The next time you launch Notepad++ Portable, it will be in your chosen language.

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