This training course will help developers use Notepad++ in their daily workflow, whether they are developing in C/C++, C#, Java, PHP, Python, or .NET. Author Brad Wheeler shows how to find and install plugins that extend the functionality of Notepad++ and customize the editor to code and compile different languages.
Skill Level Beginner
- [Voiceover] Welcome to Notepad++ for Developers. I'm Brad Wheeler. As an IT worker or software developer using Windows, do you ever find yourself wishing that there was a free, versatile piece of software that filled the gap between basic Windows Notepad and a full-fledged development environment? Well, there is. It's called Notepad++. Though it's useful as a basic Notepad replacement, it also has a lot of utility for the software developer, particularly one who needs to do small bits of coding on a large number of languages. In this course, I'll walk you through installing Notepad++, and show you some hidden advanced features.
Then, I'll show you how to extend the functionality of Notepad++ by installing plugins. Finally, I'll walk you through setting up Notepad++ for development in eight popular programming languages, including everything you need to get started. With that, lets begin.