Notepad++ - 4.2 MB ( Open Source)
Notepad + + is a perfect solution for those that want more than Notepad to edit syntax.
The program is more than a simple text editor, bringing lots of really note worthy features like the color of the symbols, loading files of any size, searching and replacing text, printing the source code in color, drag and drop support, macro recording and playback, etc.
Notepad + + also is including autocompletion or conversion to binary or hexadecimal.It is recommended for the creation and editing of relatively small codes , and will be an indispensable tool for all developers .It is compatible with several programming languages. Fully coded in C + + and STL with win32api , Scintilla it is used as one of its components.
Notepad + + features a PCRE or Perl Compatible Regular Expression. This option enables searching and easily replacing syntax or code. It is also possible to have a map of the document for an overview.
Notepad++ v7.6.3 new enhancement and bug-fixes:
Add Markdown language (Markdown++), in UDL, included only in installer.
Move plugins home from %ProgramData% to %ProgramFiles% for the sake of security.
List plugins in alphabetical order in Plugins Admin dialog.
Fix loading unexpected dll as plugin issue.
Fix stack overflow issue while affecting "ext" field on stylers.xml.
Fix stack overflow in XML Parsing.
Fix a remote code execution vulnerability via "Open containing folder" command.
Fix EXE Hijacking of gup.exe launched by Notepad++.
Fix crash issue due to heap overflow in clipboard history panel.
Remove run external exe entries for avoiding to execute eventual hijacked binaries.