Notepad is a source code editor and text editor that is available to use with Microsoft Windows. It allows working with multiple open files in a single window by supporting tabbed editing, which. The name of its project comes from the C increment operator.
Notepad is available as a free software. It was hosted on SourceForge.net for its first project, from where it got downloaded more than 28 million times. It has won the SourceForge Community Choice Award for Best Developer Tool for two times. Another project was hosted by TuxFamilyfrom 2010 to 2015. Notepad has been hosted on GitHub for three years that means since 2015. It uses the Scintilla editor component.
The features of the notepad are code folding, syntax highlighting, and limited autocompletion for programming, markup languages, and scripting, but not intelligent code completion or syntax checking. It properly highlights the code that is written in a supported schema but it cannot be verified whether the syntax is internally sound or compilable.