Notepad++ 8.6.2 Download for Windows 64-bit or 32-bit PC

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All you need to know about this download

  • Version: 8.6.2
  • Supported OS: Windows
  • File Name 64-bit: npp.8.6.2.Installer.x64.exe
  • File Size 64-bit: 4.6 MB
  • File Name 32-bit: npp.8.6.2.Installer.exe
  • File Size 32-bit: 4.5 MB
  • The 64-bit version of This software is scanned using 69 antivirus apps and the 32-bit version of this software is scanned using 68 antivirus apps.
  • After clicking on start download, this application will start downloading from Official Server
  • The file is in its Orginal Form. Fileion does not bundle or repack or modify downloads in any way.
Install Process

Install Notepad++ 8.6.2 on Windows


Once the download is complete, locate the downloaded installer file and double-click on it to run the installer.


In the installer window, accept the terms and conditions and then hit the ‘I agree; button.


The installer will prompt you to choose the components and installation options. By default, the recommended options are selected. Review the options and modify them if needed. Then, click on the "Next" button.


Choose the folder where you want Notepad++ to be installed. The default location is typically fine for most users. Click on the "Next" button to proceed.


Choose the folder where you want Notepad++ to be installed. The default location is typically fine for most users. Click on the "Next" button to proceed.


Once the installation is complete, click on the "Finish" button.


Notepad++ for Windows Change Log

Checkout what's new in Notepad++ for Windows Version (8.6.2)

Here are the key highlights of what's new in Notepad++ 8.6.2 for Windows:

Key Enhancements:

  • Improved Shortcut and Copy/Paste Functionality:
  • Restored the functionality of Shift-DEL, Ctrl-INS, and Shift-INS shortcuts.
  • Resolved issues with Ctrl+V not working correctly in certain plugin text fields.
  • Tab Navigation Enhancements:
  • Added new commands to move directly to the first or last tab.
  • Added commands to move tabs to the start or end of the tab bar.
  • RTL (Right-to-Left) Text Improvements:
  • Expanded RTL capabilities with options for per-document, session-wide, and language-specific settings.
  • Search and Find Enhancements:
  • Fixed hidden search results for long lines.
  • Enhanced search results display by showing search options.
  • Other Notable Fixes:
  • Resolved a regression causing incorrect cursor position restoration in cloned documents.
  • Fixed issues with multi-paste visual glitches and confusing memory allocation error messages.
  • Addressed incorrect Python decorator attribute coloring.
  • Corrected file status detection and file opening behavior in certain cases.

Additional Improvements:

  • Updated Scintilla and Lexilla components for enhanced text editing and syntax highlighting.
  • Increased performance for file opening by disabling undo collection during the process.
  • Sorted language lists in the Preferences dialog for easier navigation.


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