What is UltraEdit?
UltraEdit is the most flexible, powerful, and secure text editor.
Download a free, full-feature trial to see why. Available for Windows, Mac, and Linux.
UltraEdit for Win
UltraEdit for Mac
UltraEdit for Linux
Customize your menu system. From a full ribbon to a classic and compact toolbar. You can also add/remove specific buttons from the menu.
Quickly select and edit data quickly with multi-caret editing, column mode and multi select.
Find and replace lines in entire files, projects, and directories. Use filters such as regex, column-based search, line filters, and more…
Use an integrated FTP/SSH/Telnet client inside UltraEdit. Works with macros, scripting, and templates for quick development.
UE comes with UC Pro diff tool. It allows 2 & 3-way file compare/merge. Works for text, folders, spreadsheets, Git repositories, and even hex files. Learn more. See more here.
Custom themes and layouts
Multi-caret editing, multi-select, & more
Unparalleled file search, in or across files
Built-in FTP, SSH, and more developer features
Includes UltraCompare Professional for FREE!
What can you use UltraEdit for
Tour new releases
Version v2022.2 is the latest release of the 2022.x series. You can also go directly to the change list.
Every UltraEdit license comes with
You get the Windows, Mac, and Linux versions of UltraEdit and UltraCompare.
Your personal license can be used on up to 3 different machines.
Do more with an extensive list of powerful features and functionalities
Dynamic code auto-completion with IntelliTips
HTML / Markdown live preview
Double-click an element in the preview to jump to its definition in source.
When editing horizontally just isn’t quite good enough, Column Mode is there for you. Use Column Mode to intuitively edit along the Y axis anywhere in your document. It’s just one of the many powerful ways UltraEdit helps you edit tabular data or code files.
Integrated FTP, SSH & Telnet
Whether you need to make quick edits to a file on a server or upload a massive codebase, UltraEdit’s integrated FTP capabilities and SSH/Telnet make it easy to work with remote files and interact with servers from a single, powerful application.
Our menu system has been rebuilt from the ground up to make it even more customizable than ever. Our deeply customizable new menu can be laid out however you’d like. Set yourself up with Ribbon mode for a familiar look and feel. Or maybe you prefer the simple toolbar with only your most commonly needed features. The possibilities are endless.
Choose from our core themes or from our user-contributed submissions to get UltraEdit exactly how you like it. Feel free to modify it too.
- Easily open and edit large files – 4 GB and beyond!
- Multi-caret editing and multi-select
- Column (block) mode editing
- Powerful search: Find & replace in files, regular expressions, inverse search, etc.
- File compare
- Code syntax highlighting for nearly any programming language
- Code folding and hierarchical function listing
- Beautify and reformat source code
- Powerful XML handling: XML tree view, reformatting, validation, etc.
- Auto-closing XML/HTML tags
- Smart templates – automatic intelligent code completion
- Editor themes – skin the entire app
- Powerful and configurable tools
- File and data sorting
- Integrated FTP client (supports FTP, SFTP, and FTPS)
- Integrated SSH/telnet client
- Filtered spell checker
- Unicode/UTF-8 support
- Split/duplicate window editing
- Hex editing
- Macros and scripts for automated editing
- CSV data reformatting
- Log file polling
- File encryption and decryption
- Integrated Ctags (symbols listing)
- Base64 encode/decode
- Project support
- Robust bookmarking
- Hundreds more features listed here