Batch RegEx Alternatives

    Batch RegEx is described as 'Replace, format, and extract text in multiple files using Regular Expressions. Perform GREP-like tasks including search and replace, RegEx substitutions, data extraction, and more! Built-in RegEx editors support color syntax highlighting and tips' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Batch RegEx for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Chrome OS. The best alternative is Sublime Text. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try gedit or Bluefish Editor. Other great apps like Batch RegEx are Notepad (Free), UltraEdit (Paid), grepWin (Free, Open Source) and TextMate (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 21, 2021

    1. Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, html and prose - any kind of text file. You'll love the slick user interface and extraordinary features.
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    2. Official text editor of the GNOME desktop environment. Has syntax highlighting and is suitable for programming, with support for several languages. It is extensible with plugins.
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    3. Bluefish is a powerful editor targeted towards programmers and webdesigners, with many options to write websites, scripts and programming code. Bluefish supports many programming and markup languages, and it focuses on editing dynamic and interactive websites.
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    4. Most simple text editor. Just plain text, saves in .txt format. Not available for download; bundled with all versions of Windows.
    5. UltraEdit is the ideal text, HTML and HEX editor, and an advanced PHP, Perl, Java and JavaScript editor for programmers. An industry-award winner, UltraEdit supports disk-based 64-bit file handling (standard) on 32-bit Windows platforms (Windows 2000 and later).
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    6. grepWin is a simple search and replace tool which can use PCRE regular expressions to search for strings of text within files. grepWin adds an entry to the shell context menu to easily search selected folders.
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    7. TextMate brings Apple's approach to operating systems into the world of text editors. By bridging UNIX underpinnings and GUI, TextMate cherry-picks the best of both worlds to the benefit of expert scripters and novice users alike.
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    8. dnGrep allows you to search across files with easy-to-read results. Search through text files, Word documents, PDFs, and archives using text, regular expression, XPath, and phonetic queries.
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    9. Xed is a text editor which supports most standard editor features, extending this basic functionality with other features not usually found in simple text editors.
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    10. Notepad more focused on developing than just scribble down notes. These is not an exhaustive feature list, but gives you some idea of the features present in Programmer’s Notepad.
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