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EmEditor Professional is a fast, lightweight, yet extensible, easy-to-use text editor for Windows. Both native 64-bit and 32-bit builds are available! EmEditor Professional supports powerful macros, Unicode, and very large files. Emurasoft’s timeless mission is to achieve our clients’ needs and wants by listening to them with empathy and expertise. We value timely customer support, and are honored to have distinguished users, including major corporations, educational institutions, institutions of the European Union, ministries of Japan, and governments from all over the world. EmEditor has won over 24 International awards, including the Shareware Industry Award in the Best Apps category. EmEditor Text Editor for Windows has also earned Windows 10 certification from Microsoft.
This section gives you tips on how you use EmEditor, and explains why you need the best text editor in your situation:
An HTML Designer
The Snippets plug-in allows you to easily insert frequently used HTML tags (such as h1, h2, p, a, etc.), templates, styles, scripts, and many other HTML elements. With the Snippets plug-in, you can use keyboard shortcuts such as CTRL + B to make the selected text highlighted (using the STRONG tag), CTRL + I as Italic (using the EM tag), etc. Zen-coding allows you to code HTML elements incredibly faster. The HTML Bar plug-in allows you to modify your HTML documents with familiar toolbar buttons. The Tooltip to show HTML/XML character references feature is useful...
The Projects plug-in shows the list of function and variable definitions in the current document or within a project. The Auto Marker feature allows you to highlight the same string as the function or variable names at the cursor. The Narrowing feature allows you to focus to a specified part of document and protect other parts of the document. Multiple selection editing allows you to change variable names easily. External tools allow you to set up your compiler with EmEditor. The spell checking feature understands CamelCase...
An Editor or Publisher
EmEditor allows you to write text very fast. EmEditor can launch fast, and as soon as you open an EmEditor window, it allows you to start typing. The Snippets plug-in allows you to insert frequently used text. The Word Complete plug-in helps you to complete words while you type. The Outline features allow you to show the outline of your text. The Word Count plug-in can count not only words but any specified characters or words...
A Database Administrator
EmEditor allows you to open very large files quickly, and the Large File Controller allows you to open only a specified portion of a large file. EmEditor allows you to open CSV, TSV, or user-defined separator (DSV) files. You can sort according to column values (alphabetically or numerically), and you can configure sorting options such as stable-sort. EmEditor allows you to split or combine files...
A Server Administrator
Server log files tend to be very large. EmEditor can open very large files, and the Large File Controller allows you to open only a specified portion, for instance, the last portion of the file. The flexible search feature allows you to search for a specific term. You can also use the bookmark features, so that you can bookmark lines that match certain criteria, such as lines with error keywords or URLs. And then, you can extract those lines into a new file...
If You Need a Free Text Editor
If you need a best free text editor, EmEditor Free might be right for you. While not at the same level of EmEditor Professional, EmEditor Free allows you to do most of text editing tasks without purchasing the product. Please see the comparison chart whether it is right for you. Once you downgrade the product to EmEditor Free, you will never be asked to upgrade or get any marketing messages, so please go ahead and keep it as the free version as long as you would like!
Note: 30 days trial version.