jEdit is a programmer's text editor written in Java.

jEdit is a programmer's text editor written in Java. It uses the Swing toolkit for the GUI and can be configured as a rather powerful IDE through the use of its plugin architecture. Key features include:
  • Written in Java: runs on Windows, Unix, VMS and Mac OS X.
  • Built-in macro language; extensible plugin architecture.
  • jEdit plugin manager supports downloading and installation of hundreds of plugins.
  • Auto indent, and syntax highlighting for more than 200 languages.
  • Supports a large number of character encodings including UTF8 and Unicode.
  • Folding for selectively hiding regions of text.
  • Word wrap.
  • Highly customizable.
jEdit has stacks of features, is really easy to use, and it is highly configurable.


To conclude jEdit works on Windows operating system(s) and can be easily downloaded using the below download link according to OpenSource under LGPL license. jEdit download file is only 3.45 MB  in size.
jEdit was filed under the General category and was reviewed in and receive 4.9/5 Score.
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Popularity 9.8/10 - Downloads - 221 - Score - 4.9/5 2021 - Privacy Policy

Category: General 
Publisher: The jEdit Dev Team
Last Updated: 09/29/2019
Requirements: Windows (All Versions)
License: OpenSource under LGPL
Operating system: Windows
Hits: 494
File size: 3.45 MB 
Price: Not specified

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