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QuickEditor is a free, small and light-weight notepad which is always ready for your input. It hides itself, if you don't need it in the left 'screen border'. It contains a tabbed-system and you can create as much tabs as you want.

XML Escape Tool
In XML text and attribute values, we need to escape ASCII characters like the angle brackets/semicolon/single quote/double quotes. XML Escape Tool can escape/unescape XML characters easily and quickly.

Fast and compact text editor for text, binary and structured data files in text format.

CSVed allows you to manipulate any CSV file, separated with any separator. The contents of the CSV file is visible in a list view window that allows you to easily edit, add, insert, delete and move the items, as if they were in a database table. You can delete rows and add columns or rearrange the column order. In addition, you can remove duplicates and repair files or use the built in search features to find specific records. CSVed also offers search and replace, export to XML and more.

Yadabyte Notes
The main aim of Yadabyte Notes is to give you one place where you can keep all the 'stuff' of your life. A place that you can carry with you to use on any PC, and soon PPC and PALM. If you practice GTD and Todoque then this application is ideal for 'collection', list management and archiving. If you don't, it's just a great, simple, note pad.
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EditCrypt is a small portable, light and free text edit tool that allows you to export to PDF, save encryped, etc! Also has Text Report, Clipboard History, Quick Notes, etc...

BDV Notepad
The BDV Notepad is a more intuitive text editor than the standard Windows Notepad. By using the BVD Notepad you will have more functions, easy-to-use and easy to understand interface. The main difference and advantage of this program is its universality. It is not a tool for programming or Web-design only. This program is necessary for everyone, who types and edits the text and developed as a Windows Notepad replacement.

Metapad is a small, fast and completely free text editor for Windows (95/98/NT/XP/Vista/7) with similar features to Microsoft Notepad but with many extra (and rather useful) features. It was designed to completely replace Notepad since it includes all of Notepad's features and much, much more.

EditPad Lite
EditPad Lite is a compact general-purpose text editor. Use EditPad Lite to easily edit any kind of plain text file. EditPad Lite has all the essential features to make text editing a breeze:
- Large file and long line support.
- Full Unicode support, including complex scripts and right-to-left scripts.
- Direct editing of text files using Windows, UNIX, and mac Mac text encodings (code pages) and line breaks.
- Tabbed interface for working with many files.
- Unlimited undo and redo for all open files, even after saving.
- Automatic backup and working copies prevent data loss.
- Powerful search-and-replace with literal search terms and regular expressions that can span multiple lines.

Notebook with index tree. Multiple files and windows supported; fast and easy to handle; password protected encryption, export (to file, open with..).

Secure Memo
Simple Secure Notepad can be used to store encrypted plain text files. As encryption cipher is used Blowfish. All passwords are transformed through MD5 to long passwords. Effective key size is 128 bits. You can store yours 'invisible' notes or your passwords.

Component to list differences between two integer arrays using a 'longest common subsequence' algorithm. Typically, this component is used to diff 2 text files once their individuals lines have been hashed.
customizable color highlighting of differences
drag and drop enabled
accepts commandline parameters for file and folder comparisons
Folder compares:
  double click modified (green) files to view file differences
File compares:
  a very fast compare algorithm
  blank characters and case can be ignored during a compare operation
  easy navigation between differences
  easy two-way merging
  in-place text editing
  search and replace text
  multiple undo/redo of text changes
  generates a report of file differences.

NoteTab Light
NoteTab Light is the ultimate free Notepad replacement and a capable HTML editor. A slimmer version of the award-winning NoteTab Pro, this slick application makes text editing a breeze. Move quickly around a stack of large files with a simple tabbed interface. Format your text to your heart's content. Write with the font of your choice, fixed-width or proportional.

ConTEXT is a small, fast and powerful text editor for software developers. Unlimited open files, unlimited editing file size length, powerful syntax highlighting for C/C++, Delphi/Pascal, 80x86 assembler, Java, Java Script, Visual Basic, Perl/CGI, HTML, SQL, Python, PHP, Tcl/Tk, user defineable syntax highlighter, project workspaces, compiler integration, multilanguage support and many more features.

Notepad++ is a free source editor (supported languages : c, c++, java, html, xml, php, javascript, makefile, asp, VB, SQL, Objective-C...) with the syntax highlighting and syntax folding. It gives also the extra functionality to the general user : colourise the user defined words. You can print your source code in color (or whatever you want) if you have a color printer(WYSIWYG). Furthermore, Notepad++ have the multi-view feature, that allows user to edit the different document in the same time, and even to edit the same document synchronizely in 2 different views. Notepad++ support the fully drag and drop : not only you can drop the file from explorer to open it, but also you can drag and drop a document from a view to another. With all the functionalities, Notepad++ runs as fast as Notepad provided by MS Windows.

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