EmEditor v21.1.3 released!

Today, we are releasing EmEditor v21.1.3.

Updates from v21.1.2 include:

  • Fixed a pre-v21.1 issue where inserting a character might scroll to the top in CSV documents (non-cell selection mode).
  • Fix a pre-v21.1 issue where EmEditor might have crashed while opening a non-UTF8 file asynchronously with the Detect UTF-8 option.
  • Fixed a v21.1 issue where switching split documents might not have displayed all panes correctly.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.1 issue related negative decimal number ranges.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.1 issue related fonts and IME while using Direct Write.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.1 issue related to Outlining with collapsible comments.
  • This version automatically restores the Outline Guide after setting and aborting a filter if the Outline Guide was previously set.
  • Avoided the pre-v21.1 issue where EmEditor could crash while pressing the CONVERT key while using the new version of Japanese IME.
  • Fixed a v21.1 issue related to the Button-style Tabs under a certain condition.

Please see EmEditor v21.1 New Features for details and screenshots.

If you use the Desktop Installer version, you can select Check for Updates on the Help to download the newest version. If this method fails, please download the newest version, and run the downloaded installer. If you use the Desktop portable version, you can go to the Download page to download the newest version. The Store App versions can be updated through Microsoft Store (64-bit or 32-bit) after a few days.

Thank you for using EmEditor!

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Known Issues and Current Status

This page contains important information regarding the current version issues and their status. The information is being updated frequently.

Version 21.1.3

  • No known issues are found

All Versions

Version 21.0.1

  • The F11 key does not work as the Full Screen command. I had updated EmEditor to v21.0.0 and then later updated to v21.0.1 or later.
    Status: This is because the Focus Mode (not Full Screen) was assigned to the Layout 1 command (F11) by default on v21.0.0, but this behavior was reverted on v21.0.1. Please go to Customize on the Tools menu, select the Layouts page, and click the Reset button to reset Layouts.

Version 20.7.1 and older

  • Certain older versions of EmEditor fail to update within from EmEditor if the install path contains a space. To work around, please download the newest version, and run the downloaded installer.

EmEditor v21.1.2 released!

Today, we are releasing EmEditor v21.1.2.

Updates from v21.1.1 include:

  • Enabled the Use Direct Write command even on the Free version.
  • Gendered Emoji ZWJ Sequences support.
  • Fixed a v21.1 issue where splitting a window might not have shown the new pane immediately.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.1 issue of the flickering Outline Bar.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.1 issue where EmEditor might have crashed if multiple monitors with different DPI were used and multiple group windows were open.
  • Fixed a toolbar flickering issue under a certain condition.
  • Fixed a v21.1 issue where VBScript keywords were not highlighted in ASP files.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.1 issue where the Symbol list toolbar was not displayed correctly on very dark mode.
  • Fixed a bug where EmEditor could crash when scrolling a file opened as Binary (Hexadecimal View) using Direct Write.

Please see EmEditor v21.1 New Features for details and screenshots.

If you use the Desktop Installer version, you can select Check for Updates on the Help to download the newest version. If this method fails, please download the newest version, and run the downloaded installer. If you use the Desktop portable version, you can go to the Download page to download the newest version. The Store App versions can be updated through Microsoft Store (64-bit or 32-bit) after a few days.

Thank you for using EmEditor!

EmEditor v21.1.1 released!

Today, we are releasing EmEditor v21.1.1.

Updates from v21.1.0 include:

  • Fixed a v21.1.0 issue related to Direct Write where the cursor position and the actual character insertion position may not be the same.
  • Depending on the graphic driver, EmEditor might crash while exiting. In this case, EmEditor will show a message and turn off Direct Write next time.
  • Fixed a v21.1.0 issue of the flickering Cell toolbar.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.1 issue of the flickering Outline Bar.

Please see EmEditor v21.1 New Features for details and screenshots.

If you use the Desktop Installer version, you can select Check for Updates on the Help to download the newest version. If this method fails, please download the newest version, and run the downloaded installer. If you use the Desktop portable version, you can go to the Download page to download the newest version. The Store App versions can be updated through Microsoft Store (64-bit or 32-bit) after a few days.

Thank you for using EmEditor!

EmEditor v21.1.0 released!

Today, we are releasing EmEditor v21.1.0.

Please see EmEditor v21.1 New Features for details and screenshots.

This release also includes following bug/issue fixes.

  • Fixed a pre-v21.0 issue where the Bookmark in the Delete/Bookmark Duplicates Lines command did not update view/scrollbar markers.
  • Fixed an issue where EmEditor could become very slow and eventually crash with a certain plug-in.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.0 bug where the Filter in Column command could crash EmEditor.
  • Fixed an issue where resizing the EmEditor window could change the scroll position on the CSV cell selection mode.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.0 issue where the CSV selection box might disappear when DirectWrite mode is on.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.0 issue where hovering URIs might slow down EmEditor if Run Macro is specified for URIs and Hovered in the Active String page of the Customize dialog box.
  • Fixed a v21.0 bug where the HTML toolbar always became visible after restoring a layout even if it was not visible before selecting the layout.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.0 bug where toggling Direct Write while filtering could crash EmEditor.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.0 bug where Find Previous with the Only Word option could match a non-word at the current cursor potision.
  • Fixed a v21.0 issue where the Highlight Matching Tag option did not work correctly.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.0 issue where the Explorer Context Menu could appear again after updates even if you clear the option.
  • Fixed a pre-v21.0 bug where EmEditor could crash during Reload.
  • Fixed a bug of v21.0 where Extract in Replace dialog with regular expression did not work correctly.

If you use the Desktop Installer version, you can select Check for Updates on the Help to download the newest version. If this method fails, please download the newest version, and run the downloaded installer. If you use the Desktop portable version, you can go to the Download page to download the newest version. The Store App versions can be updated through Microsoft Store (64-bit or 32-bit) after a few days.

Thank you for using EmEditor!

EmEditor v21.0.1 released!

Today, we are releasing EmEditor v21.0.1.

Updates from v21.0.0 include:

  • Added an ability to assign keyboard shortcuts to all layouts, not just Layout 1.
  • The default layouts became Full Screen for Layout 1 (F11) and Focus Mode for Layout 2 (Alt+F11).
  • Windows 7 only: Fixed a bug where the Update Checker crashed with a message “eeinst.exe has stopped working” if you try updating within from EmEditor.
  • Fixed a bug where EmEditor might have crashed when running a macro after running another macro and a new group windows is created (also happened on previous versions).
  • Fixed a bug where Even Lines color was not reflected at the current line when Even Lines color is customized (also happened on previous versions).
  • Portable versions only: Fixed a bug where the window position was not restored after comparison.

Please see EmEditor v21.0 New Features for details and screenshots.

If you use the Desktop Installer version, you can select Check for Updates on the Help to download the newest version. If this method fails, please download the newest version, and run the downloaded installer. If you use the Desktop portable version, you can go to the Download page to download the newest version. The Store App versions can be updated through Microsoft Store (64-bit or 32-bit) after a few days.

Thank you for using EmEditor!

EmEditor v21.0.0 released!

Today, we are releasing EmEditor v21.0.0.

Please see EmEditor v21.0 New Features for details and screenshots.

This release also includes following bug/issue fixes.

  • Fixed a pre-v20.9 issue where EmEditor kept downgraded and didn’t allow you to enter a correct registration key after an invalid key had been entered.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.9 potential issue where EmEditor could crash if it failed to split a window when PC memory is low.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.9 issue where the Set up a removable drive … options in the Export wizard did not copy the Macros folder.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.9 issue of GDI object leaks.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.9 bug where EmEditor could crash while showing a Minimap.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.9 bug where EmEditor could crash on the Combine Lines command if inconsistent number columns were detected in a CSV document.

If you use the Desktop Installer version, you can select Check for Updates on the Help to download the newest version. If this method fails, please download the newest version, and run the downloaded installer. If you use the Desktop portable version, you can go to the Download page to download the newest version. The Store App versions can be updated through Microsoft Store (64-bit or 32-bit) after a few days.

Thank you for using EmEditor!

EmEditor v20.9.2 released!

Today, we are releasing EmEditor v20.9.2.

Updates from v20.9.1 fixed issues including:

  • Windows 7 only: Failed to update with an error message “The program can’t start because api-ms-win-core-path-l1-1-0.dll is missing from your computer.” if you try updating within from EmEditor.
  • The Outline Guide disappears after clicking OK in the Customize Plug-ins dialog box.
  • Snippets plug-in: Clicking OK or Edit in each snippet item Properties did not save the Text correctly if the Text is a long string including non-ASCII characters.
  • Snippets plug-in: did not trigger non-ASCII strings.
  • Export/Import wizard: Selecting the Export all settings into INI files option in the Export/Import wizard asks you to browse a folder again after you set the path.
  • Clicking a CSV file tab could paste the file path to a cell.

Please see EmEditor v20.9 New Features for details and screenshots.

If you use the Desktop Installer version, you can select Check for Updates on the Help to download the newest version. If this method fails, please download the newest version, and run the downloaded installer. If you use the Desktop portable version, you can go to the Download page to download the newest version. The Store App versions can be updated through Microsoft Store (64-bit or 32-bit) after a few days.

Thank you for using EmEditor!

EmEditor v20.9.1 released!

Today, we are releasing EmEditor v20.9.1.

Updates from v20.9.0 include:

  • Fixed a v20.9.0 bug of the Snippets plug-in where an invalid character might be added to the title of snippet items. (If you have modified snippets after update, the backup of the Snippets.bin file should be saved as Snippets_back_v3.bin in %APPDATA%\Emurasoft\EmEditor.)
  • Fixed a v20.9.0 bug of the Snippets plug-in where exporting/copying snippet items failed.
  • Fixed a v20.8.0-20.9.0 bug where EmEditor failed to open a file when both the Detect HTML/XML Charset and Detect UTF-8 options were set and invalid characters were included in the file under a certain condition.

Please see EmEditor v20.9 New Features for details and screenshots.

If you use the Desktop Installer version, you can select Check for Updates on the Help to download the newest version. If this method fails, please download the newest version, and run the downloaded installer. If you use the Desktop portable version, you can go to the Download page to download the newest version. The Store App versions can be updated through Microsoft Store (64-bit or 32-bit) after a few days.

Thank you for using EmEditor!

EmEditor v20.9.0 released!

Today, we are releasing EmEditor v20.9.0.

Please see EmEditor v20.9 New Features for details and screenshots.

This release also includes following bug/issue fixes.

  • Fixed a potential crash on the Split Columns command on CSV documents with inconsistent numbers of delimiters.
  • Fixed a potential crash during updates while the Create log files to debug option is enabled on Windows 7.
  • Fixed a v20.8 bug where EmEditor could fail to open a large UTF-8 with Signature file with invalid characters under a certain condition.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.8 bug where EmEditor could crash while switching a very large file with many invalid quotation marks to a CSV mode under a certain condition.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.8 issue where EmEditor could crash while opening a multi-byte character set file with an invalid character at the end of file.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.8 issue where clicking a hyperlink in Find in Files results did not jump to the correct file if the file path contains a URL or email address.
  • Improved the stability so that EmEditor will not crash even if settings/sync/workspace files were corrupted.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.8 bug where the Open Workspace command could crash on Windows 7.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.8 bug where the Split Columns (to lines) always inserted LF as a newline (even if the document uses CR+LF as a newline).
  • Fixed a pre-v20.8 bug where the End Indent specified as a regular expression in the Tab/Indent dialog box did not work correctly.
  • Fixed a pre-v20.8 issue where the SendKeys method of the Shell object did not work correctly with the “MOVETO” parameter and negative values.
  • Fixed customer reported issues (1, 2, 3, 4, 5).

If you use the Desktop Installer version, you can select Check for Updates on the Help to download the newest version. If this method fails, please download the newest version, and run the downloaded installer. If you use the Desktop portable version, you can go to the Download page to download the newest version. The Store App versions can be updated through Microsoft Store (64-bit or 32-bit) after a few days.

Thank you for using EmEditor!