• Collapsible Blocks Collapsible Blocks
  • Auto Complete Auto Complete
  • Special Chars Special Chars
  • Hidden Lines Hidden Lines

Notepad++ support for Progress 4GL / ABL


This is a patch for Notepad++ a great code editor. The patch adds support for Progress 4GL / ABL: Syntax highlighting, block folding and auto completion.
The lexer is a part of Scintilla project.

Installation Note

1. Download and install Notepad++ from SourceForge: http://notepad-plus-plus.org/download
2. Overwrite original files with the patch files (.\*.dll,.\*.xml, .\plugins\APIs\*.xml)
3. In the language menu choose "Postscript" for Progress 4GL

Note: Under certain circumstances (multi-installations, changes in N++ of default file locations, etc...) there is a need in additional step:
3b. Find other instances of stylers.xml and langs.xml, and replace them with the package xml files.


Change Log

Patch latest ver - Sep-15-2016 (SourceForge)


Yuval Papish


Yuval at yuvcom.com