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    PSPad Free Download

    Edit programs with various customizable syntax highlighting profiles


    PSPad is a universal freeware editor. There is no complex install process; the program is ready to work immediately, without requiring customization. It supports many file types and languages, with syntax highlighting. There are macros, clip files and templates to automate repetitive activities. An integrated HEX Editor, Project support, FTP Client, Macro Recorder, File Search/Replace, Code Explorer, code page conversion, are just some of the many possibilities that PSPad can offer you.

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    Windows 2000, XP, 2003, Vista, 7, 8


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    Problems with code displaying

    Has some problems with PHP files containing more than 1.000 lines of code - the highlighter doesn't work then. Otherwise, everything good.Written by Bill on June 1, 2013

    The best editor

    PSPad is the best editor for basic users and programmers, I use it almost every day for coding HTML and PHPWritten by Truly Yours on April 21, 2013

    The best programmer's friend

    Using PSPad for more than 4 years and I can say this is the best programmer's friend in freeware market.Written by PSPad Lover on March 26, 2013

    PSPad forever!

    This is very good PHP editor. I used most of them - Zend Studio, Notepad2, WebCoder, Rapid PHP, and many many others. PSPad is the best so far (using it for 1+ years).Written by Thomas on November 8, 2007


    Version 4.5.7 Changelog (Updated on March 26, 2013)

    Code explorer for PVX
    MySQL highlighter - added data type boolean
    Code explorer - added support for LUA
    Oracle highlighter - added support for strings q'{ ... }'
    New function - Find file in project (menu project, file tab)
    Drag/Drop image into HTML while CTRL is kept inserts image directly into code as BASE64 - it works from PSPad file explorer too
    CSS highlighter - added new keywords
    Added Code explorer parser for Makefile (ftMakeFile file type in User highlighter)
    Added V+ syntax user highlighter definition including Code explorer
    User highlighter - added possibility to switch off string escaping
    Show color - added possibility to lock all sliders
    Open file apointed by selection function works with relative paths
    User convertors - extended for unicode replacing. In section [Description] added UTF8List=0/1 option. Strings are stored in UTF-8 encoding
    Scripting - new function reloadClips - reloads all code clips
    Program settings / System - new option Register as IE HTML viever. Files open from Temporary internet files witout extension will be open with HTML highlighter
    Program settings / System - new option Internal browser in IE9 mode
    In the menu File/Special added option Delete file history
    Search for current word/selection cycles in file same as F3/Shift+F3
    PHP highlighter - added keywords trait, insteadof
    Ruller font is same as font editor
    Into KeyMap was added command DeleteBOL (delete from cursor to begin of the line)
    Added new keywords into COBOL highlighter
    New user highlighter syntax definition for V+ include Code explorer
    fixed file type assign in Windows 7
    C# highlighter - enum type
    Code clips - fixed problem when selected text contains char '|'
    Exception for Code format and user highlighter
    HTML multihighlighter - PHP variable is marked include $ using doubleclick
    File change detection was reverted into 4.5.4 version
    Code clips - checkbox @K control - fixed default checked state
    Code clips - fixed problem when selected text contains char '|'
    Fixed IE HTML viewer and Internal browser
    Fixed block copy
    Fixed PSpad settings as IE viewer and IE compatibility
    FTP - fixed remove file extension in FTP client settings
    Code explorer for PHP - function starts on Includexxxx was taken as include directive
    Search in files doesn't work correctly with ignored folders (program settings / Files and dirs)
    Fixed doubled menu items in script menu - state when operating system returns 2 same scripting engines
    Show color - click on stored color doesn't update HTML color code
    File information display problem on system with changed font size
    C++ code explorer - fixed problem with __fastcall
    PSPad will keep TXT file name sent as parameter
    XML reformat - fixed problem with comments
    Recent file list - fixed problem with lost content

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