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UltraEdit 2022.1 by IDM

UltraEdit 2022 is the ideal text, HEX, HTML, PHP, Java, javascript, Perl, and Programmer’s editor. It’s versatile and easy to use, specially designed for inputting and editing text and code. Supports configurable syntax highlighting and code structuring for almost any programming language.

With its clear layout and powerful project and workspace features, it can handle complex and sophisticated software development projects.

This IDM product is flexible and easy to customize and handles files over 4GB. And the polished user interface provides easy access to the most important options.

UltraEdit is used across a diverse range of industries. From professional writers, researchers, and journalists to advanced programmers, database managers, and web developers.

Scores of individuals use UltraEdit as a powerful replacement for windows notepads and even more use it as a text editor. Because of its ability to handle multiple documents at once, large file handling, powerful search/find/replace functionality, spell-checking versatility, and much more.

UltraEdit Key Features:
  • Easily open and edit large files – 4 GB and beyond!
  • Multi-caret editing and multi-select
  • Column (block) mode editing
  • Powerful search. Find and replace in files, regular expressions, inverse search, etc.
  • File compare
  • Code syntax highlighting for nearly any programming language
  • Code folding and hierarchical function listing
  • Beautify and reformat source code
  • Powerful XML handling. XML tree view, reformatting, validation, etc.
  • Auto-closing XML/HTML tags
  • Smart templates – automatic intelligent code completion
  • Editor themes – skin the entire app
  • Powerful and configurable tools
  • File and data sorting
  • Integrated FTP client (supports FTP, SFTP, and FTPS)
  • Integrated SSH/telnet client
  • Filtered spell checker
  • Unicode/UTF-8 support
  • Split/duplicate window editing
  • Hex editing
  • Macros and scripts for automated editing
  • CSV data reformatting
  • Logfile polling
  • File encryption and decryption
  • Integrated Ctags (symbols listing)
  • Base64 encode/decode
  • Project support
  • Robust bookmarking

Improved startup speed and performance
Various optimizations to startup routines
Startup speed reduced by up to 50%
File view/explorer window improvements
Existing file view tabs split out into separate dockable windows
File explorer
File lists (favourites, recent, etc.)
Open files
New ribbon/menu toggles and key mappings for new windows
Command palette enhancementsThe command
 the palette is now fully resizable
More responsive and cleaner user interface
Macro improvements
Greatly improved macro playback speed
Reduced screen updates to improve performance
Comment support (use # to create a comment line ignored by the macro parser)
GetValue supports 64-bit integers
SaveAs now uses the default save directory in all cases
Addressed issue with duplicated key mappings
Addressed focus issue with GetValue prompt
Column mode enhancements
Improved performance for column editing in large files
New option for “Insert/Fill Column” to ignore the last line if empty
Find String List (List lines containing a string) improvements
Greatly improved performance, especially in large files
New option to automatically refresh results
Double-clicking the result highlights a match in the file
Added F5 keyboard shortcut to refresh results
Favourite files improvements
Redesigned interface to show columns
Sort favourite files by name or path
Addressed issue with “+All open files” button
User tool improvements
Tool output now displayed in real-time
Run tools on remote (FTP) files
Tool runtime input via %modify% now uses the active clipboard
Addressed issue with shifting key mappings when adding or removing tools
Tool tooltips in the ribbon now display the name
Improved scaling for custom tool icons in the toolbar
Perl regular expression improvements
Perl regexp searches are now case sensitive
A dot (.) no longer matches the new line
Added support for Perl regexp DEFINE feature
Improved memory handling to support more complex regexes
Live preview improvements
  • Greatly improved DOM navigation via double-click in the browser window

Improved selection of text in a browser window

Settings dialogue and user interface improvements
The settings dialogue is fully resizable – text and options flow and wrap as dialogue is resized
INI path selectable with new “Open” button for fast access to its folder in Application Layout » Advanced
Improved usability of Settings search
Improved settings for default file open directory in File Handling » Load
Various UI tweaks and fixes throughout the settings
Smarter F3 (Find Next): Manual selection in source now searches for selection instead of the previous regexp
New option to disable automatic expansion of nodes in XML Manager
New option to create a new file when all other files are closed
Themed main application area when all files are closed
Improved file change detection for network files
FTP improvements for stability and usability
Auto-complete display improvements for non-Latin characters
Improved caret positioning with proportional characters and fonts
Better error reporting for JSON manager
Ctrl-Left Arrow now stops at beginning of the file


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