Please use a more specific tag if possible. For example, [tag:text-editor], [tag:sound-editor] or [tag:video-editor].

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
15 views

facing problems with vi editor in CLT

My keyboard keys are not working properly in Command line terminal when i use "vi" command to edit a file or write a program.backspace doesn't work. arrow keys doesn't work and are printing A B C D ...
16
votes
5answers
1k views

View two text files at the same time side by side

I have two text files. Each line represents a line in one language. I need to check if the alignment always fits. Therefore I need a program that displays both text files at the same time with line ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

When using atom editor screen turns off on UBUNTU 12.04 LTS?

Tried installing the editor from Ubuntu software center same things happens(screen turns off), especially when i open settings view. OR If i don't use the opened editor for sometime and try to type ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Text editor global background color

I like coding and recently installed Eclipse. I noticed I couldn't code in it. It was the bright white background that killed my eyes. I switched it to a light gray. I saw the option "system default". ...
1
vote
1answer
858 views

Ubuntu Eclipse : Backspace key started working like Delete key

Yes, Its happens suddenly when i am working on eclipse don't know how. I am working on eclipse, backspace key works all fine but suddenly its started working like delete key (When press backspace we ...
0
votes
1answer
199 views

How can I install Java Editor

I want to install this Java Editor in Ubuntu 14.04. I have already install Wine1.7 and Java 8. :) How can I do this? (Sorry, I am a Ubuntu-beginner)
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Installing Aptama on Ubuntu [duplicate]

Any advice for installing Aptana on Ubuntu 14.04? http://www.aptana.com/index.html
4
votes
1answer
237 views

Problem with encoders in Subtitle Editor

When I try to open a .mp4 with subtitle editor I get the following message GStreamer-plugins missing. The playback of this movie requires the following decoders which are not installed: H.264 ...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

video Blurred Pillarbox

can you suggest me a simple tool to make a video Blurred Pillarbox just like this! http://i.ytimg.com/vi/yCOrqUA0ws4/maxresdefault.jpg
0
votes
2answers
299 views

How to add your own color scheme to notepadqq

I have lately installed notepadqq and I am really happy with it. Is there a way to add our own color scheme to it?
0
votes
2answers
655 views

Text Editor Scratch

I am trying to install a text editor named Scratch,which is the default text editor in Elementary OS. I've done the following commands. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:elementary-os/daily sudo apt-get ...
0
votes
1answer
600 views

How To Install Remarkable editor On Ubuntu from terminal

How should I install the Remarkable editor on Ubuntu 14.04 from a terminal session?
0
votes
1answer
440 views

P-touch editor for Ubuntu 14.04

I'm the owner of a Brother QL-500 that worked great when I used Windows 8.1, all the drivers, and the program P-touch editor was there. I have tried to get it to work on Ubuntu: ...
1
vote
1answer
341 views

terminal can't find enchant while running ./configure

I'm working on Ubuntu Studio 14.04, and I'm trying to upgrade Subtitle Editor, whose version in the repositories is 0.41.0, even though, as I see here, version 0.51.0 is out since April. So, I ...
1
vote
1answer
149 views

Installing Kompozer

I just read about Kompozer and wanted to install the software. Have downloaded the kompozer zip file into my downloads and found installation 'instructions' here: ...
0
votes
0answers
466 views

How to create desktop shortcut for pycharm editor?

Here is my pycharm.desktop launch file. While am clicking on the icon , it pop up an error message says 'there was an error launching the application' can somebody point out where am i went wrong. My ...
2
votes
2answers
59 views

Image editors to convert images to WebP for Ubuntu?

Is there a good image editor application for Ubuntu with which I can convert jpr/png images into WebP format? ImageMagick was a crap for me! With it, output webp image's size just increased!!!
2
votes
1answer
178 views

Repair Vim editor

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and I have some troubles with Vim editor. First I was using the normal version preinstalled with Ubuntu, then I installed VI Improved from Ubuntu Software Center, with some ...
1
vote
3answers
24k views

What is the best editor for HTML, CSS etc? [duplicate]

in Windows I'm using Komodo & Notepad++ for coding HTML, CSS etc. In Ubuntu, what's the best editor I can use? Thanks :)
0
votes
1answer
403 views

Couldn't find PhpStorm.sh file ( Ubuntu 14.04 ) LTE

Downloaded PhpStorm (PhpStorm-8.0.2.tar.gz) from https://www.jetbrains.com/phpstorm/download/ Instructions: Unpack the PhpStorm-*.tar.gz file using the following command: tar xfz ...
0
votes
1answer
95 views

Shift-Select in Matlab Editor lagging

I have very peculiar problem in Ubuntu 14.04 and 14.10 using Matlab (both R2014a and R2014b) I am not able to solve for almost a year (maybe even more). This problem persists on my second machine I ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Lightweight C/C++ editor with code completion and debugging

Ever since the debugger plugin for geany stopped working (see below), I am looking for an editor for C/C++ source files with the following features: Code completion (i.e., Intellisense-like ...
12
votes
2answers
12k views

How to change visudo editor from nano to vim? [duplicate]

When I use visudo, it always opens it with nano editor. How to change the editor to vim?
0
votes
1answer
293 views

Edubuntu Menu Editor - Profile Manager Problem

I have just loaded Edubuntu 14.04.1 on three PCs that I'm setting up for a new school. Thanks to another post I was able to get the Edubuntu Menu Editor - Profile Manager loaded and running. ...
-2
votes
1answer
99 views

Opening .int files in ubuntu

I recently moved to ubuntu 14.04.1 from windows 8.1. I am part of a translating crew, and ı translate a game now i have the files as .int at windows ı was using notepad++ in ubuntu ı tried some ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Add notes on Geany

I have a code to which I do not like to add my comments and notes. But I need the ability to add my notes on that. So is there any thing to do that on Geany or do you need any another editor to do ...
0
votes
2answers
110 views

go on the line where a variable define on any editor

Is there any add-on or ability on geany or any known linux editor for this purpose : when you click on one variable . The mouse coursor goes to when it initialize. My code is c language. what I am ...
0
votes
1answer
171 views

Audio editor that can add an echo effect

I want to know which is the best audio editor for Linux based operating systems because I have many religious poems which are to be edited and enhanced with echo. Can anyone suggest me an audio ...
0
votes
1answer
263 views

Hex Editor With Writing to HDD's

I was wondering if any of u guys know a good hex editor for writing to HDD's and reading ofcourse. I've tried wxHexEditor, but it seems it doesn't have the ability to write new stuff to the HDD ...
0
votes
2answers
203 views

Nano save to stdout (or an inline editor for terminal)

Is there a way of saving nano to stdout? Or an inline editor for terminal? I mean, I would like to do things as for example, editing an interactive php script like (from terminal): $ php ...
0
votes
1answer
118 views

PDFill Editor Issue with Editable/Fillable Form Previously Created in Word

PDF document needing to remain in Adobe 9.5 not allowing editing/filling with PDFill Editor after purchase & converted it from original Word form? Have tried almost everything I can find or think ...
1
vote
2answers
144 views

I find a advanced video editor for Ubuntu

I need a video editor which has the next functions: move the video (like move tool on gimp) resize the video (like scale tool on gimp) rotate the video (like rotate tool on gimp) and color ...
4
votes
2answers
425 views

How to turn off geany message window by default?

I use geany to do simple text editing and viewing. But its message window takes half the area and is useless for me. I want to turn it off when I run geany. I know there is a command option ...
1
vote
1answer
241 views

ONIX metadata editor for Ubuntu

There is widely used metadata system in book industry called ONIX for Books. Basically, ONIX metadata is just XML file. There are some commercial solutions for Windows and Mac OS X like ONIX EDIT or ...
0
votes
2answers
311 views

Light-weight web development editor [duplicate]

I have just started using ubuntu and I want to continue developing my website however I realised notepad++ isn't Linux compatible and I was wondering is there something similar to notepadd++ that ...
5
votes
4answers
16k views

How to set default editor in 13.04? [duplicate]

None of this, this nor this worked in setting my default editor. Haven't tried this, I'm afraid it won't work either. So how do I set the default editor to emacs or possibly emacsclient in 13.04 ...
0
votes
1answer
99 views

MP3 Tag editing with an encrypted home directory

Why can MP3 tag editors not access my encrypted home directory? I've tried EasyTAG, puddletag, and MP3 Diags... It seems to be a permission issue, but Banshee can play/edit my music files no ...
2
votes
3answers
10k views

Basic Photo Editing tool suggestions [duplicate]

Well I'm not a photographer and I'm kind of noob at editing photos. xD I need something basic and free. Like I'll crop, resize, maybe use paint brush. Also I need blur tool so that I can blur native ...
1
vote
1answer
58 views

Is there a document editor with revision control

I'm looking for a document editor (or software) that 'create a revision' every time a file saves (if there are changes). It's preferred to show the difference in a nice way. Something like a ...
0
votes
1answer
775 views

Dolby editor required? [duplicate]

I have Dolby home theatre given with my acer laptop inbuilt. Windows was given with a dolby editor to control the audio how to get the dolby editor in ububtu???
3
votes
3answers
4k views

How to set NetBeans as a default editor in FileZilla

When I open any php, html, or css files FileZilla opens them in GEdit. Instead I would like FileZilla to open them in NetBeans 7.3. I would like to set NetBeans as the default editor in FileZilla. ...
0
votes
1answer
381 views

Issues about insalling Cinelerra video editor?

In order to install Cinerella I typed in terminal: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:cinelerra-ppa/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install cinelerra But after last command typed, my computer gives ...
4
votes
1answer
495 views

How do I use Kate's text filter plugin for macros?

I've been through just about every editor on Linux (gedit, geany, vim, gvim), and decided that kate works best for me. However, it doesn't easily support macros, and I need to do a search and ...
7
votes
4answers
12k views

ubuntu terminal is not working properly in vi editor

Recently I installed ubuntu in my laptop for using c programming. but when I open the terminal and typed vi test.c, It open it but it will not work properly. when i pressed backspace it will not work ...
0
votes
2answers
638 views

I can't save my vim file?

I'm new in VIM editor, and i want to know how to save a file after editing, i entered :x after finishing my modification, but nothing is happening !! so where should i put this command :x to be ...
0
votes
0answers
57 views

Really Good Video Editor for Linux [duplicate]

I need to find out about a good movie editor. I need one that has a lot of features. Any ideas?
53
votes
7answers
179k views

How to copy paste contents in VI editor?

I tried using CTRL + V for pasting contents in a VI editor document, but CTRL + V is not interpreted as a paste.
1
vote
1answer
1k views

PDF editor to change font size

I have some e-books in PDF and Kindle, but the font is too small to read on it. I want to make fonts larger in PDF files so that the pictures and other stuff in it is unchanged (therefore I cannot use ...
3
votes
2answers
43k views

Dreamweaver-like HTML editor for Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Basic Web Development IDE/Editor like Dreamweaver? I'm trying out Ubuntu 12.04 after a long run with OS X, and was wondering if there was an HTML (and CSS and PHP) ...
2
votes
1answer
84 views

Simple editor with colored fonts

For my four year old son I need a text editor. He has an old laptop (with Ubuntu, no internet connection) and loves to type. We need the following: easy changing of font colors; best if there are ...