Notepad++ is a popular source code and text editor and is free to use on Windows.

It is a written C++ language. It supports only Windows and does not support Linux, or macOS.

It is a simple, lightweight, and customizable editor. By Default, It support popular languages - JavaScript,NodeJS,typescript and Nodejs

Notepad ++ features

  • Syntax color highlight
  • Auto-Completion
  • Validation
  • Find and replace all in file
  • Supports multiple tabs
  • Macros
  • I18 support for languages
  • Themes, Icons, and colors
  • Display terminal/console and other features by installing plugins
  • Merge and append lines
  • Code folding
  • Pretty print and beautify file types via plugins

Notepad++ Advantages or Pros

  • It is a free and opensource source code text editor
  • Automatic saving files
  • Syntax Highlighting
  • Folding editor content
  • Nice Customizable GUI
  • Tabbed interface with multiple files opened
  • Backup of unsaved files, Restore and recover unsaved files
  • Easily add new features with plugin support
  • Support code format and syntax for multiple languages
  • Handles Large and big-size files very well while opening and updating them.

Notepad++ Disadvantages or Cons

  • It supports Windows, Not Linux
  • The terminal for developer support is not productive
  • Code linters are limited support
  • It is only a source code editor, not an IDE feature-rich