Notepad++ v2.4 released

Notepad++ is a source editor (c, c++, java, HTML, XML, php, asp, javascript, rc file, MS ini file, makefile, VB, VBS, SQL, Objective-C, Perl, Python, CSS and Pascal) written in C++ with the win32 API (without MFC strictly).

Here're the v2.4 new features and corrected bugs (from v2.3) :

1. Add the transparency to the Find/Replace dialog, Styler Configurator dialog and User Define Language dialog (for w2k and xp only).

2. Correct a bug of VB lexer.

3. Correct a bug of Perl lexer.

4. Add VB Net keywords.

5. Add scroll bar in User Define Language dialog in the dock mode (for the people who has the prehistoric configuration - 14" monitor with 640*480 resolution :-) ).

6. Add the option in the Find/Replace Dialog box to show the found token at the top, in the middle or at the buttom of the edit zone.

7. Update the keywords list of javascript.

8. Add the feature to change the toolbar icons.

9. Add the Unicode encoding feature.

10. Add 7 languages (Chinese Simplified, Polish, Italian, Danish, Czech, Slovenian and Slovak) into Installer.

11. Add vb.api file into Installer.

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Posted by Don HO 2004-09-27