AkelPad is a free, lightweight, handy and open source replacement to Windows NotePad, it does not deliver any breakthrough innovations, but it’s worth a few clicks, you could download and use it without spending a dime.
- Single document interface, Multiple document interface.
- Zoom in and out using the mouse scroll wheel.
- Configurable font face / style / size.
- Configurable text color( basic colour, selection, active line, active column, column marker, carpet, hyperlink ),
- Wrap words.
- Split Window.
- Always on top.
- Support of Unicode codepages (UTF-8, UTF-16LE, UTF-16BE, UTF-32LE, UTF-32BE).
- Support newline formats in most mainstream OS: Windows, Unix, Mac, DOS.
- Support a variety of languages: English, French, German, Russian, Japanese, Italian, Spanish, etc.
- Plugins support (syntax highlighting, folding, auto-completion, scripts execution, keyboard macros and much more).
AkelPad works on all Windows OS including Windows XP and Windows 7.