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Syntax higlighting in notepad++ for eQuest/DOE2

asked 2014-12-09 02:26:05 -0500

updated 2017-05-03 21:40:37 -0500

Has someone created a User defined language in order to get some syntax highlighting for .inp files (eQuest/DOE2) when working with notepad++?

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answered 2014-12-09 02:43:28 -0500

updated 2014-12-09 02:46:11 -0500

I've created this user-defined language that you'll find here.

Either copy the code inside and add it to your userDefineLang.xml (%appdata%/notepad++).

Or in notepad++, click on Language > Define your language > Import.

It should be already linked to "inp" extension (you shouldn't put ".inp" in the "ext" box).

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Should this answer be accepted so the thread can be marked as resolved? (I'm biased, so asking for a third party ruling here. @Neal Kruis )

Julien Marrec gravatar imageJulien Marrec ( 2015-01-14 10:46:50 -0500 )edit

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