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Old 09-09-2017, 07:57 PM
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Default What's your highest new file number in Notepad++?

When you create a new file in the Notepad++ editor it creates a file named "new ###" where ### is an integer that starts at 1 but is incremented to always be one higher than the highest numbered file you currently have open.

So in your Notepad++ program what is the highest numbered file that you currently have open?

Here are mine:
Work : 301
Home : 126
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Old 09-10-2017, 02:22 PM
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I name all my note files
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Old 09-10-2017, 02:22 PM
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I name all my note files
That being said I have six open right now.
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Old 09-11-2017, 08:51 AM
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I've only ever made it into the teens (you monster).
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Old 09-11-2017, 10:41 AM
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Regular Notepad is fine
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Old 09-11-2017, 03:14 PM
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Probably like, 4?
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Old 09-11-2017, 03:20 PM
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Regular Notepad is fine
No I need those two +'s
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Old 09-11-2017, 04:34 PM
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I just opened new file 29 before leaving work. I'm sure I've been in the 30s before
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Old 09-11-2017, 04:36 PM
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Things Regular notepad don't do:
Syntax highlighting
File comparison
URL encoding/decoding
Function listing
Open documents that are like 50mb in any sort of reasonable timeframe, if at all
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Things Regular notepad don't do:
Allow you to use plugins.
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Old 09-11-2017, 11:48 PM
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I used Notepad++ very briefly in college, but after learning vim and growing to rely on it on OS X, Linux, and Windows, I can't imagine going back. I switch between OSes waaaaaay too often (often all three in the same day!) to make it worth learning a platform-specific text editor.
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Old 09-12-2017, 08:18 AM
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Notepad++ is one of the most important pieces of software I use and it's the first thing installed after Windows whenever I build a new VM. Fuck Office, fuck email, etc.

Well, Notepad++ and 7-Zip.
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Old 09-13-2017, 11:44 AM
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I can't use regular ol' Notepad even to take notes (that's what Wordpad is for). Notepad is the worst.

All of my current files are named. I very likely have never reached double digits.
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