Feature-rich text editor for seasoned users, with support for large files, Unicode, file comparison, advanced search, syntax highlights, code snippets, and more.
- EmEditor Professional
- Version: 17.1.4
- License :Trial
- OS:Windows All
- Publisher:EmuraSoft Inc
EmEditor Professional Description
Created as an intricate word processing application for truly experienced PC users, EmEditor Professional seems to have everything it needs to compete with other tools in its category.
It feels light, it’s very fast, and it has minimal impact on computer performance. However, the true attraction lies in its comprehensive set of features and customization preferences dedicated to text editing.
Customizable setup and interface
Setting up EmEditor takes little time, and you are given the possibility to customize components from the get-go. For example, you can exclude languages and plugins.
The program’s wrapped in a clean and intuitive interface, which consists of a large window that has all options neatly arranged in different menus, for text editing, search and replace functions, the viewing mode, document comparison, macro recording, tools, and window options.
Encoding support and fullscreen mode
EmEditor allows you to open very large files which are usually unsupported by common word processors. Moreover, it features full Unicode support and lets you switch to full screen mode. All clips are automatically recorded to history, so you can later examine and reuse them.
Advanced search and file comparison
It’s possible to search and replace keywords within the same document or across multiple files in a specified directory, and the application lets you apply a wide range of advanced filters in this regard. Furthermore, you can compare two documents by placing them next to each other, as well as enable synchronized scrolling. A spellchecker can be enabled and personalized.
Syntax highlights and code snippets
Macros, plugins and external tools
You can record macros with mouse movements and key presses and play them for repetitive tasks that don’t require your intervention, load plugins, create shortcuts to launch external programs without leaving EmEditor’s interface, as well as activate word completion mode. These are just part of the features provided by this utility.
Evaluation and conclusion
CPU and RAM consumption was minimal in our tests, and the program didn’t hang, crash or prompt error messages. Although it may prove troublesome at first due to its elaborate set of options and configuration settings, EmEditor Professional definitely deserves your attention.
NOTE: For more information, make sure to check out our in-depth review for EmEditor Professional 15.