Version 16.6

April 4, 2017

New General Features

  • Greatly improved speed for Replace All, Join CSV, Remove Newline Characters, and Insert Newline Characters operations. See the test results table below.

Test results:




Replace All "9\n0" with "a\nb"

17.1 seconds

0.14 seconds

122 times faster

Undo the above

14.0 seconds

0.11 seconds

127 times faster

Replace All "9\n" with "a"

32.7 seconds

22.4 seconds

31.5% faster

Undo the above

73.5 seconds

29.2 seconds

60.3% faster

Replace All "0" with "0\n"

10.4 seconds

0.15 seconds

69 times faster

Undo the above

7.14 seconds

0.07 seconds

102 times faster

Join two CSV documents

385 seconds

2.57 seconds

150 times faster

Remove Newline Characters

34.8 seconds

22.4 seconds

55% faster

Undo the above

105.3 seconds

13.9 seconds

7.6 times faster

Insert Newline Characters

78.8 seconds

13.7 seconds

5.8 times faster

Undo the above

36.0 seconds

22.6 seconds

59% faster

\* Replace: 100,000 lines of "0123456789", Match Case deselected, Use Escape Sequences selected. Join CSV: Join 10,000-line CSV and 101,668-line CSV. Remove Newline Characters: 100,000 lines of "0123456789", select all, and use Remove Newline Characters command. Insert Newline Characters: 100,000 times repeat of "0123456789" in one line, wrap by 10 characters, select all, and use Insert Newline Characters command. Windows 10 (64-bit) Core i7-4790 16GB RAM

  • The line number format can be customized now. (Customize dialog box - Format page).

New Options

  • The Marks/Formats page of the Customize dialog box was divided into the Marks page and Format page, and Line Number (Decimal) and Line Number (Hexadecimal) boxes were added to the Format page of the Customize dialog box.

New Command

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed the bug where very large HTML/XML files could crash immediately after opening when "Highlight Matching Tag" is set.

  • Fixed the bug where EmEditor could slow down (especially vertical cursor movement) when many macros are registered to My Macros.

  • Fixed the bug where Minimap could not be displayed for the first opened file when "EmEditor Quick Launch" is set.

  • Fixed the bug related to Replace All when "Treat CR and LF Separately" is set.

  • Fixed the bug where Ctrl+Shift+F could not be assigned in the Keyboard page of Configuration Properties.

  • Fixed the display bug when Configuration Properties or the Customize dialog box is resized.

  • Fixed the bug where EmEditor could crash after splitting a window, remove split, and exit.

  • Terms like "New Line" and "Return Method" are now consistently called "Newline Character".