TextEditor.mcc is a multiline string gadget for Amiga systems which offers most of the common features you can find in a typical text editor, but embedded in a MUI custom class. It is used by a wide range of well-known MUI based applications like YAM or SimpleMail as the main text editing gadget.
TextEditor.mcc is available for AmigaOS3, AmigaOS4, MorphOS and AROS.
Its main features are:
- Text can be colored (limited syntax highlighting)
- WYSIWYG for bold, italic and underline soft styles
- Multi-level undo & redo
- Lines with different alignments (left, right, centered)
- Ability to insert thick or thin separators with an optional title
- Easy marking either using the mouse or keyboard
- Full clipboard support, offering very fast cut & paste routines
- Light text highlighting for e-mail based on an opening ">" character
- Support for external spellcheckers, including type'n'spell and word guessing
- Configurable keys, colors, cursor types, blink speed, and much more
- Ability to have a bitmap as a background
- Support for proportional fonts with floating word wrap, as well as antialiased fonts
- Pixel smooth scrolling
- Possibility to attach a horizontal- and vertical scroll bar
- AREXX interface for scripted programming
All releases up to the most current ones can be downloaded from our central releases management.
Bug Reports / Enhancement Requests
To report bugs use the bug/issue tracker.
Extract the archive to a temporary directory.
> cd RAM: > lha x MCC_TextEditor.lha
Go to the
<OS>is the directory matching the operating system you want to install TexiEditor.mcc for:
> cd MCC_TextEditor/Libs/MUI/AmigaOS4
#?.mcpfiles found in that
<OS>directory to the global
MUI:Libs/mui/directory on your system partition:
> copy #?.mcc MUI:Libs/mui/ > copy #?.mcp MUI:Libs/mui/
reboot and enjoy the new version ;)
License / Copyright
TextEditor.mcc was originally written in 1997 and is Copyright (C) 1997-2000 by Allan Odgaard. As of version 15.10, released in April 2005, the gadget is maintained and Copyright (C) 2005-2019 TextEditor.mcc Open Source Team.
TextEditor is distributed and licensed under the GNU Lesser General Public License Version 2.1. See COPYING for more detailed information.
- Allan Odgaard
- Alper Sönmez
- Gianfranco Gignina
- Ilkka Lehtoranta
- Jens Maus
- Nicolas Rybkin
- Sebastian Bauer
- Thore Böckelmann