This is a preview of Editra's features and layout, hopefully it will provide you with enough information to decide if Editra is right for you. The project is currently in the early stages of development, each new release will provide new and improved features. Currently most features can also be dynamically configured through the user interface and/or permanently set through the user's profile settings and preference dialog.


  • Auto-Completion/Calltips (Python, Html, XML)
  • Auto-Indent
  • Bidirectional Find/Replace w\Regular Expression Support
  • Block (Un)Commenting
  • Block (Un)Indenting
  • Bracket Highlighting
  • Builtin Plugin Downloader/Installer
  • Clipboard Support (Copy/Paste/ect...)
  • Code Folding
  • Column Edit Mode
  • Command Mode
  • Dockable customizable interface
  • Drag and Drop (tabs/file opening/text)
  • Export to Html/LaTeX/Rtf
  • Edit Remote Files (FtpEdit Plugin)
  • Editable User Profiles
  • Extensible with plugins
  • Find in files (grep)
  • File History
  • File Management (FileBrowser Plugin)
  • Highlight Style Editor
  • Indentation Guides
  • Integrated Python Shell (PyShell Plugin)
  • Language Keyword Helper
  • Line Bookmarking
  • Line Edit Commands (Join, Transpose, ect...)
  • Multilingual Interface
  • Multiple Top Level Windows
  • Multiple (synchronized) views of the same file
  • Run Scripts (Launch Plugin)
  • Session Saving
  • Source Control Management (Project Plugin)
  • Syntax Highlighting (60+ Languages)
  • Tabbed Windows
  • Themeable Icons
  • Transparency Support
  • Undo/Redo
  • Unicode Support
  • Vi Keybinding Support
  • Word Wrap
  • Workspace View Management
  • Zoom In/Out

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