ConTEXT 0.98.6

Free, compact and versatile programming language editor

ConTEXT is a small, fast and powerful freeware text editor, developed mainly to serve as secondary tool for software developers.


  • Unlimited open files
  • Unlimited editing file size, 4kB line length
  • Powerful syntax highlighting
  • Unicode UTF8 support
  • Code templates
  • File compare
  • Conversion DOS->UNIX->Macintosh file formats
  • Editing position remembering across files
  • Macro recorder
  • Bookmarks
  • Search and replace text in all open files
  • User definable execution keys, depending on file type
  • Compiler output parser for positioning on error line
  • Minimize to system tray



ConTEXT 0.98.6

User reviews about ConTEXT

  • plarpzootie

    by plarpzootie


    excellent editor. powerful compact. One of the best editors I've seen. Recommendation, use..   More.

  • GMrx

    by GMrx

    "A Hopelessly Obsolete Heap of Trash"

    It was marginally useful 10 years ago but by now it's a ridiculously obsolete pile of junk. Doesn't even have section...   More.