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wxMEdit is a cross-platform Text/Hex Editor written in C++ & wxWidgets.
wxMEdit is an improved version of
which has been discontinued.
wxMEdit can edit files in Text/Column/Hex modes, and supports many useful functions, e.g. Bookmark, SyntaxHighlightings, Encodings, WordWrap, WordCount and Updates checking.
wxMEdit support common encodings (UTF8/16/32, ISO-8859-x, CP125x, KOI8, GB18030, Big5, ...) not only in Text/Column modes but also in Hex mode.
The purpose of this project is to provide a continually maintained text/hex editor with bug fixes, improvements and refactor.
Mainly Changes from MadEdit 0.2.9
Added automatically checking for updates.
Added bookmark support.
Added right-click context menu for each tab.
Added purging histories support.
Added selecting a line by triple click.
Added inserting ordered sequence.
Added FreeBASIC syntax file.
Added an option to place configuration files into %APPDATA% directory under Windows.
Improved support for "Find / Replace".
Improved Mac OS X support.
Improved system integration under Windows.
Improved encoding detection result.
Improved Hex editing support.
Added more choices for data format copying/pasting in Hex Area.
Added new feature: Paste with Overwriting in Hex Area.
Improved encoding support.
Added grouping of encodings.
Added new encodings: ISO-8859-16, Windows-1258, KOI8-R, KOI8-U, GB18030, CP850, CP852, CP855, CP866, CP437 Variant for ASCII-Art.
Redesigned dialogs with Code::Blocks wxSmith.
Added Spanish translation.
Added Russian translation.
Added German translation.
Added Polish translation.
Updated Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese and Japanese translations.
Fixed many crashes and other bugs.
Improved build and packaging configurations.
for more changes.
wxMEdit can run under MS-Windows, Linux, FreeBSD and Mac OS X platforms.
Checks for updates automatically.
Edits files in Text, Column and Hex modes.
In Hex-Mode, wxMEdit can open large files which size is up to 32GB (INT_MAX*16).
Users can change the encoding of files at runtime like Web-Browsers.
Supports many encodings, e.g.:
Unicode (UTF-8, UTF-16/32 with Little or Big Endian);
MS936(GBK*), GB18030, MS950(Big5*), Windows-31J(Shift-JIS*);
Supports non-BMP Unicode Characters Such as CJK Ext-B/C/D, Miao Letters, Mathematical Alphanumeric Symbols, Musical Symbols, Emoji, etc.
If users input a character that is not supported by current encoding, this character will be converted to Unicode escape format (only code point format supported currently).
Regular Expression search & replace.
Opens multiple files on single instance.
Supports syntax-highlighting of many programming languages:
wxMEdit can view ASCII-Art files with appropriate monospace font e.g.:
Courier New under Windows/Mac OS X;
Andale Mono, Courier, Menlo, Monaco under Mac OS X;
Console and Fixed under Unix-like OS;
DejaVu Sans Mono, Free Mono, Liberation Mono, etc.
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