Windows 10: Need A Little Notepad++ Help

  1. Wiley Coyote's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Home x64 Version 1809 (OS Build 17763.55)
       09 Jun 2018 #1

    Need A Little Notepad++ Help


    Can someone tell me how to clear the memory/cache of the "Find" and "Find & Replace" functions in Notepad++? I'm getting quite a long list there.

    No, it's not the end of the world, but it is bugging me. Appreciate your help.
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  2.    09 Jun 2018 #2

    You'd need to open and edit the config.xml file. Location depends upon the version being used - installed or portable.

    %AppData%\Roaming\Notepad++\config.xml

    Set the defaults for the highlighted entries to zero to clear the list.

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  3. Wiley Coyote's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Home x64 Version 1809 (OS Build 17763.55)
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       09 Jun 2018 #3

    Using Installed Version 7.5.6. Your suggestion got me going in the right direction. After resetting those values, I had to clear these entries:

    <Filter name="" />
    <Replace name="" />

    Then it all went to operating "properly".

    Thanks for the help. It is appreciated.
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