Useful Notepad++ Tips

Disable Auto Backup

Auto backup could be very annoying when working on coding projects especially when working with git.

Open Notepad++ and go to Settings->Preferences->Backup then select “None” under Backup on save. That’s it.

Replace Tabs With Spaces

It’s wildly accepted to indent code with 4 spaces. To automatically convert tab to spaces in Notepad++

Open Notepad++ and go to Settings->Preferences->Language and select the checkbox “Replace by space

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