PlainEdit is a text editor for ANSI, UTF-8 and Unicode files. Syntax highlighting is supported for the most common Web, script and programming languages. Many functions for text conversion, formatting, decoding and encoding are included.

The most important features are:


Size:879 KB
Languages:German, English, Arabic, Catalan, Chinese, French, Hungarian, Japanese, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Swedish
Setup:Portable (no setup)
Required:Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0


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The following plug-ins are already included in the download.

Color Sidebar
With this plug-in a color can be choosen or entred with its RGB or HSL values. The selected color can be inserted in various formats. Additionally, web-colors and web-save colors can be selected.
(Language: English)
This plug-in exports the document text and its syntax highlighting as well as the line numbers into a HTML file. Optionally the output can be printed to a new document or copied to the Windows Clipboard.
(Language: English)
The HexDump plug-in creates a hexadecimal output from the selected text or the complete text of a file.
(Language: English)
This plug-in converts the text to a user defined decimal or hexadecimal encoding format.
(Language: English)
This plug-in can extract e-mail addresses and URLs from a text and HTML colors can be inserted. Additional, a HTML Meta-Tag generator and a XML validator is included.
(Language: English)


The changelog for this application is available in the German version of this page only.

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