UltraEdit is the ideal Text, HEX, HTML, PHP, Java, Javascript, Perl, and Programmer's editor. It's versatile and easy to use.

Download notes: Alternatively you can download the latest Mac version of this software.

With nearly 2,000,000 users worldwide, UltraEdit is the #1 selling, most powerful, value priced text editor available.

Features

  • Code Folding
  • Supports 64-bit file handling (standard) on all 32-bit Windows platforms
  • UNICODE support
  • Disk based text editing - supports files in excess of 4GB, minimum RAM used even for multi-megabyte files
  • 100,000 word spell checker, with foreign languages support (American English, British English, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Hungarian, Italian, Spanish and Swedish)
  • Syntax highlighting - configurable, pre-configured for C/C++, VB, HTML, Java, and Perl, with special options for FORTRAN and LaTex. Multiple wordfiles available for download
  • P client built in to give access to FTP servers with multiple account settings and automatic logon and save. (32-Bit Only) Includes support for SFTP (SSH2).
  • SSH/Telnet Window
  • Project/Workspace support
  • Integrated scripting language to automate tasks
  • Configurable keyboard mapping
  • Column/block mode editing
  • Hexadecimal Editor - allows editing of any binary file, shows binary and ASCII view
  • Named Templates
  • HTML Toolbar preconfigured for popular functions
  • Integration with UltraSentry to securely delete UltraEdit temporary files
  • Multi-byte Support with Integrated IME Support

What's New

  • Interactive login for SFTP (2FA support)
    • Connect to servers that require two-factor authentication (2FA) or time-based one-time passwords (TOTP)
    • New "Interactive login" account option (Advanced tab)
    • Single persistent connection used for 2FA accounts to prevent multiple 2FA prompts
    • Connection stays alive during file editing to avoid further 2FA prompts
  • Chrome (Edgium) rendering for browser view / live preview
    • Upgrades HTML / Markdown preview to modern rendering engine
    • Requires WebView2 browser component from Microsoft (included in Win 11, available on Win 10)
    • Fallback to older browser control for legacy rendering on systems not supporting WebView2
  • Command palette expansionsQuick open any previously opened file
    • Type \ then begin typing part of file path or name to filter results; ex: \myFile.js
    • Select path and press Enter to open
    • Clear one or all paths from history
  • Quick open any file
    • Begin typing file path and command palette will offer auto-completing matches
    • Select a matching folder to add it to the path
    • Select a matching file to open it
    • Supports letter drives, UNC, and relative paths
    • Wildcard support for opening multiple files at once; ex: C:\prj\class*.cpp
  • Go-to shorthand
    • Type : then line number / column number to jump to location; ex: :300,25
    • Type :b2 to jump to second bookmark, or :bMyBook to jump to bookmark named "MyBook"
    • Type :p then page break number to jump to page break; ex: :p5
    • Templates now included in command palette
  • Syntax highlighting parser overhaul (Code highlighting data abstracted from editor, improving performance and resolving issues)
  • Syntax highlighting maintained when selecting
    • Support for block comments opened with same characters as line comments
    • Support for arbitrary string pairs (square brackets, backticks, etc.)
    • Added support for Perl quote-like string operators like qq(STRING)
    • Improved XML code highlighting with embedded CDATA sections
    • Addressed issues related to complex embedded code highlighting and longer wrapped lines
  • HTML Tidy overhaul
    • Updated HTML Tidy library to latest version
    • New HTML Tidy UI with dozens of additional options
    • New command and associated key mapping to run HTML Tidy
  • Output window improvements and additions
    • Add and remove any number of output windows
    • Rename output window tabs
    • Select and copy partial or whole lines in output window
  • Other notable user experience improvements
    • Ability to rename unsaved file tab
    • User tools automatically import embedded icon from external executable
    • Re-engineered user clipboards now support selections of >4 GB (exceeding Windows clipboard limitations)
    • "Add file to project" now uses regular File Open dialog
    • Reformat JSON now automatically applies code highlighting
    • Size column is now right-aligned in all FTP file lists
  • Other notable quality improvements
    • Addressed issue with child windows opening off screen when last positioned on disconnected monitor
    • Addressed issues parsing URL formats for right-click open
    • Addressed Reformat Paragraph issues with large selections of text
    • Addressed issue with "Save selection as" and GB of selected data
    • Addressed file lock issue when saving FTP file
    • Removed 160 byte limit on application title bar
    • Improved selection while in column mode
    • Addressed "Server signature does not match" issue with SFTP
    • Addressed issue with duplicated characters in SSH log
    • Added missing "To uppercase" command to key mapping
    • Added file path and name to non-DOS line terminator prompt
    • Addressed tool performance issue with "Show DOS box" enabled
    • Further theming improvements

Complete release notes.