qPad is a standalone Unicode note-taking and text editor for windows that is also bidirectional. Just start your paragraph with a Right-to-left language (such as Arabic, Persian, Hebrew, etc) or a RTL Mark to make it right-aligned!
Version: 1.1.6qPad is a simple standalone unicode note-taking and text editor for windows.
Operating System: Windows
It can be a good alternative for Windows' Notepad; just start your paragraph with a Right-to-left language (such as Arabic, Persian, Hebrew, etc) or a RTL Mark to make it right-aligned!
Simple and Lightweight
qPad has built using C++/Qt and can be run on all Windows versions without any installations required;
Also unlike electron-based editors, it has a very quick startup and takes least memory possible.
Detect file's encoding When you load a file, if it has an encoding other than UTF-8, a list of possible encodings shows up and you can open the file with the proper encoding.
Handy Find and Replace Tool You can find multi-line expressions and replace them with another expression.
If you are typing in Arabic or Persian languages, you can keep 'Match Alef Hamza' unckecked so search would be more flexible.
Version 1.1.6: - Installer added - Detects current file's external changes - Minor improvements and bugfixes
Version 1.1.5: - Fixed the problem that sometimes qPad was not loading unicode filenames opened from external programs (QTBUG-84002) - Better File Information Dialog Minor improvements and bugfixes: - Better new version notification; showing latest changes - Fixed Find and Replace dialog loading small sized
Version 1.1.3: - If file wasn't loaded in UTF-8 correctly, a list with available encodings shows up. - Ability to 'replace all' in Find and Replace window. - Added recent files - Minor improvements and bugfixes