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text′ ed`itor


n.
a computer program for writing and modifying documents or program code on-screen, usu. having little or no formatting ability.
[1970–75]
text′-ed`it•ing, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.text editor - an editor who prepares text for publicationtext editor - an editor who prepares text for publication
editor, editor in chief - a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
2.text editor - (computer science) an application that can be used to create and view and edit text files
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
editor program, editor - (computer science) a program designed to perform such editorial functions as rearrangement or modification or deletion of data
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Developers have also improved the process of adding images to static pages, having revamped the source code editor.
Source-Navigator Enterprise edition is a source code editor and analysis tool for Linux and other platforms that makes creating, migrating, re-engineering, reusing code, or understanding Y2K (year 2000) problems much easier.
These tools - such as a browser-based source code editor, online collaboration utilities, and virtualized build and runtime environment management interfaces - will allow developers to more efficiently create and modify a wide variety of high-performance computing (HPC) applications.
Replacing the existing Open AT[R] IDE, M2M Studio fully integrates previously isolated tools such as the source code editor, project build wizard, target download, RTE mode monitor, JTAG debugger, traces emulator and development tool chain, all within the Eclipse Ganymede framework.
The Source Code editor has been rewritten to program pages with a code-completion engine and enhanced 360Code(R), a roundtripping algorithm, to ensure code integrity and allow clean-up with powerful optimization tools that are two times faster than previous versions.