Fast Tip Friday – Column Mode Insert Using Notepad++, UltraEdit and TextPad

This fast tip demonstrates how to use column mode (block mode in TextPad) to insert a column using Notepad++, UltraEdit and TextPad.

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  1. Thanks Amy, this is a very cool tip! I knew about the column feature in notepad++ but this is even more helpful!!

  2. Thanks for this tip. If this is possible it seems like it should also be possible to sort columns of data in NotePad ++, and separate data by specified values as with Excel’s Text to Column tool. I have tried to figure out how to do this, but have failed. Do you happen to know how to go about it?

  3. I cannot tell you how many times I could have used this in the past! Excellent Tip, Amy! Thank you!

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