Questions tagged [text-editors]

Software to edit text. Also consider the `html-editor` tag, if appropriate.

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Tool to script simple find & replace for a fixed set of text strings

On a Mac: Every month I collect lists of around 300-500 company names in Japanese that I need to translate into English. I tried scripting this with Applescript in Textwrangler, but this is hard to ...
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A text editor that would let you execute a Python code snippet against the text

Virtually all the text editors let you do search-and-replace, some even support regular expressions, some let you extend their functionality with macros that are quite a job to write and to learn to (...
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User-sophisticated code editor for Android

What I want is clear in title. I want a code editor with at least a way to put user syntax definitions, such as Sublime Text stack-based sublime-syntax, and maybe user color schemes and themes. ...
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JSon editor with schema and references

I'm looking for a Json editor that could assist someone not familiar with json (or any type of code/scripts/data formats) to generate json files following a strict structure. I looked around and found ...
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Tool to find duplicate repeated groups of lines in log files?

I want to use it to reduce (either graphically collapsing the blocks or replacing the duplicate lines with a reference) the amount of text I need to read when when analyzing boot system log file. ...
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What's the best code editor for Mac with right-to-left support?

I'm trying to work with JSON files that have bidirectional text. I recently have been using the BBEdit free trial, and while it's a great app, it's nearly impossible to edit text that isn't left-to-...
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How can i remove suggestions of typos in VS-Code?

How can I remove the incorrect suggestions that popup? For example , In the image , you can see ,multiple variants of typos once made for the variable 'localStorage' also popup , i'd like the correct ...
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Simple programmable text editor with multiple terminals (linux)

I'm searching for a linux gui text editor with the possibility to have multiple terminal sessions inside of the text editor. Copy paste should be possible with Ctrl c Ctrl v both in the files and in ...
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Web Text Editor Like Word which work with pages, template header and footer

I'm searching for a web text editor like Word where we can write content but I have only 1 obligation, I want to be able to edit the header and footer of EACH PAGE. I tried CKEditor but I didn't find ...
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Can anyone recommend me a software that I could use for writing a character's draft and planning a script?

users! I need a program that I can use for making such drafts like this, for example: I’m trying to come up with a detailed story for a book, but it’sn’t just going to keep so many characters in my ...
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Cross platform rich text editor for react

I am trying to integrate a text editor for my web application. I tried both slatejs and draftjs, but both seem to be buggy on android browser, due to the way android keyboards handle contentState. ...
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Software to find duplicate paragraphs or phrases in multiple microsoft word documents

Here is my condition: I have many drafts microsoft word documents. I want to make one microsoft word document. Therefore, I need to find duplicate words or paragraphs copy them into final document ...
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Find words in a sentence without white spaces

Imagine this sentene "Hellomynameisvictor" I want to identify each one of this words : "Hello" , "my" , "name" , "victor". Does any one know an API that can be able to do this?
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utility dialog to edit JavaDoc tags and multiline-comments

I'm looking for a utility (either stand-alone tool or IDE plugin) that uses a dialog to do something like the mockup I created ... Essentially what I want most is a tool that will allow me to fill-in-...
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How to scroll the same equal distance every time?

How can I scroll the same specified distance every time with the mouse? I need to be able to do this within programs such as terminal emulator, notepadqq, or anything involving text. The reason I ...
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Long and colorful HTML String for Arduino

What I really want to is to improve readability by coding and leting the text editor or IDE to color the HTML code. 1 - javascript long string will look like let append.innerHTML = ` <textarea ...
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Which Python GUI framework should I use for this?

*I'm not sure if my idea is structured well for implementation as an app, I'm walking blind here. The framework shall handle: editor-like instant color coding of entered text increasingly ...
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Online code editor whit git

I am working on a project that is on GitHub, but I work on many computers that don't have Git. Is there any online free code editor that has support for typescript, SCSS, and git?
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Config file editor for end users

When developing industry software without any user interface, a lot of settings are hidden in configuration files. (e.g. machine parameters, ip addresses, login names, file paths, etc.) Occassionally ...
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Critical editing software

I’m looking for a program, compatible with Windows 10, that has an option to input two (+) different series of footnotes, e.g. one would contain comparative texts and another would contain notes. ...
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Lightweight GUI markdown editor

I want to edit some formatted text, with hyperlinks and lists etc. - so that the result is a markdown file, and the editing can either of the source, or of the formatted content (with accompanying ...
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Is there a text editor which displays column numbers and/or displays text in a grid to quickly glance column numbers?

I basically need a text editor which displays text in a grid, so that I can know the exact column numbers of the text. The numerical simulation software I am using, TOUGH+ (written in FORTRAN), has a ...
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software to detect repeated text phrases (full sentence followed by identical phrase from that sentence)

Stackexchangers, I have a couple of hundred XML texts, which contain textual repetitions of the following type: In cases where exceptional balance of payments difficulties exist, and then for a ...
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What's a good Windows text editor or IDE for PHP *with browser refresh*

I used to use Notepad++ with Auto-Refresh in Chrome. Since updating to 64-bit NPP, however, that plugin stopped working (it was 32-bit only). I decided it was time to upgrade my Editor, so I started ...
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XML Editors for Linux

So far I'm using: NetBeans gedit BaseX the console, CLI for viewing and editing xml. What other open source tools are avaiable? Wikipedia has a rather dismal list. Particularly interested, but ...
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free text editor with some kind of automatic versioning system

I'm trying some creative writing, and I rewrite a lot of part of the text, and I want to be able to see previous versions of the same part of the text, and maybe merge them. Doing this by copy pasting ...
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Looking for pre-built C++ source with editor

I want to make a C++ MS Windows app. I'm looking for some sort of library I can include in my project and extend as necessary. Source code would be ideal, but a nice binary library would be acceptable....
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Language-agnostic code editor with advanced formatting/highlighting features

I am looking for a code editor with specific features. For Windows, commercial or free. List of required features: The editor should be language-agnostic, and language-aware features should be ...
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Copy & paste texts omitting leading/trailing white spaces

Looking for utility/macro/plugin to paste texts from clipboard omitting leading/trailing white spaces. Couldn't find this feature in macros in PhraseExpress or utilities like PureText. Thanks.
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Recommend me a webapp that allows paste from clipboard to a web page/web app/window where the clipboard is converted to whatsapp text formatting?

Using this search I found a webpage which you could paste into and get back Whatsapp text formatted text. So it replaces bold with *bold* and italics with _italics_ etc. Unfortunately that webpage is ...
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Tool for partial reverting a Git commit

A bug has been introduced in the last commit of a Git repository. Is there a tool for reverting chunks of this commit easily? The tool would show the changes in the commit, and an option to revert ...
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Is there a lightweight IDE for C with nice visual design?

I am looking for an 'ideal' environment for writing and running simple C programs for beginners in programming. What I want is something that has an appealing design, like Sublime Text 3 or Visual ...
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Linux text editor with server-side search over SSH

I want a Linux programmer's text editor with the possibility to search in a directory on remote server over SSH (I assume that the editor should call grep on the remote host and parse grep output.) ...
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Which text editor makes writing plug-ins the easiest?

There are many text editors featuring plugins but I would like to know if there is one text editor that makes it very easy for the user to write a plugin, using a simple language and with a lot of ...
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Path autocompletion extension for VS Code

First off, I know that there are already some extensions which do path completion. I tested most of them and they are working OK, but I'm searching something more advanced like this plugin for Atom. ...
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Rich text editor to have custom interactions in the editor

I have worked on a few rich text editors of the WYSIWYG flavor. Give users ability to bold text, no big deal. I have also worked on on a doc that was using contenteditable, which was unpleasant. I am ...
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Text editor featuring a code tree panel

My JavaScript file contains some 10 to 20 functions. I am using Notepad++ and I can fold the code in those functions. But I need an extra tab (or box or window) in the same window I am editing where I ...
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Text editor capable to join groups of N lines

I will give an example where N = 3 The input looks like this: A B C D E F G H I The output must look like this: A D G B E H C F I (the input might have 12 lines ...
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Text editor with predefined search-replace pairs

I need a text editor (preferably for Windows) that can record a few search-replace pairs - so I can have them predefined - and then, when I open the replace dialog (many editors have it on Ctrl+H), ...
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Simple Text Editor for Desktop Environment

Issue Leafpad is the default text editor for the LXDE Desktop environment designed to be lightweight and simple. Although I like this design choice, there are some additional features available in ...
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Need a text editor that can allow the user to view at least 6 text panes at a time, & can save all panes into a single file, or func. equivalent

One way it could do this is if the software had savable sessions and tabs, and each tab could have its own text pane. Or maybe the window would just have six panes, where the software has no tab ...
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Looking for text list merge program

I'm looking for a program that can combine several lists. Must be Windows supported, completely free or freemium, has an interface and unicode supported. It should be able to add prefix, suffix and ...
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Editor (or plugin) which shows current XPath with tag attributes when editing XML

In sample XML draft: <unit name="Alpha"> <unit name="One"> █1 </unit> <unit name="Two"> █2 </unit> </unit> I want to find any ...
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Extension for VS Code that evaluates math expressions?

I am looking for an extension for Visual Studio Code that can evaluate simple math expressions to save time. Sometimes I fiddle around with numbers, and add constants to expressions to save time so I ...
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Easy to use field-based, copywriting collaboration tool

I'm looking for a tool that would make easier for our team to manage planned newsletters, blog posts, facebook posts, etc. It needs to be easy for use for non-tech savvy users. It would be nice if ...
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A .txt browser/editor that has a pane on the right

Is there a .txt browser that supports a pane on the right, with the file list on the left? I've got 600+ txt files, with different records. Sometimes I need to quickly 'surf' through different files. ...
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What cross-platform GUI text editor for Linux shell scripting?

As the title says, I seek high quality text editor for POSIX shell scripting. Requirements: Most important to me is syntax highlighting: I admire the fast start-up of Sublime Text, but it does not ...
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Linux text editor with no prompt autosave and restore

I am looking for some way to autosave ad hoc notes on Linux. The main feature I am looking for is silently autosaving unsaved documents, where there is no need to explicitly save those notes when I ...
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Code-Suggesting editor for Arduino

I use officially recommended code editor Android Studio for writing programs with Android. And, the most important feature of it, which made me learn quickly from a zero is its code-suggestions. Not, ...
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Windows 64bit Powershell over SSH useable Terminal Text Editor/Pager, ideally small, portable, with vi grammar

I connect to a Windows Machine via SSH into a Powershell Terminal, and regularly need to made quick,small edits in text files on this Windows Computer, and others reachable via UNC syntax. Currently ...