IDM PowerTips

UltraEdit for Linux Command Line Support

Just like the Windows counterpart, UltraEdit may be invoked from the command line. For the power user and basic user alike, using UEx from the command line opens up many time-saving benefits and allows you to quickly perform your editing tasks.

The following examples demonstrate many of UEx’s supported command line operations.

Command line flags


uex [-h] [-v] [-r] [-p] [-o] [-n] [-d] [-i ] [-c ] [-m ] [-s ] [-f ] [file to open...]


Short  Long  Description
-h--helpshow this help message
-v--versionshow version
-r--read-only open files in read-only mode
-p--printprint file
-c--config=   configuration file to use
-s--script=script to run: [e,]