RJ TextEd is a full featured text and source editor with Unicode support. It is also a very powerful web (PHP, ASP, JavaScript, HTML and CSS) development editor. The functionality extends beyond text files and includes support for CSS/HTML editing with integrated CSS/HTML preview, spell checking, auto completion, HTML validation, templates and more.

The program also has a dual pane file commander, as well as a (S)FTP client to upload your files. Below is a small list of features available. For a full list check out the features section.


  • Auto completion
    • Code folding
    • Column mode
    • Multi edit and multi select
    • Advanced sorting
    • Handles both ASCII and binary files
    • CSS and HTML wizards
    • CSS and HTML preview using internal IE, Firefox 4 and Chrome browsers
    • FTP and SFTP client with synchronization
    • File explorer, text clips, code explorer, project manager...
    • Convert between code pages, Unicode formats and text formats
    • Unicode and ANSI code page detection
    • Open/Save UTF-8 encoded files without a signature (BOM)
    • Unicode file paths and file names
    • HTML validation, format and repair
  • Tools available like syntax editor, color picker, charmap, etc

RJ TextEd is released as Freeware. However, if you find the program useful I would appreciate a small donation.

What's New

Move cursor to next/previous word (Ctrl+left/right)

  • Made some changes to make sure the text cursor stops at the same positions when using the option to always stop at the beginning of a word and pressing Ctrl+left or Ctrl+right.

Delete next word (Ctrl+Delete)

  • Changed how Ctrl+Delete behaves. The default behavior should be the same as in VS Code or Sublime. Ctrl+Del deletes to the end of the next word.
  • Added options to change the behavior to delete to the start of next word and ignore symbols.

Triple click to select line

  • Added an option to enable/disable triple mouse click to select the current line.
  • Also fixed a few select issues.


  • Close program. In some circumstances you may have to close twice for the program to exit.
  • Double click select issue when using vertical cursor line.
  • Several find/replace issues.
  • SFTP connect issue.