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Old 08-24-2011, 03:14 AM   #5
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I'm a great fan of TextPad when using Windows. It's the closest I've come to a text editor that approaches the power and ease of use that BBEdit gives me on the Mac. It does standard Unix-style GREP, unlike most other Windows text editors, which tend to want to do Microsoft flavoured regular expressions.

Oh, and it's fast, does a good job of comparing files, and is shareware. And it will handle your 250MB file with ease.

http://textpad.com/
The textpad web site says, "It can handle file sizes up to the largest contiguous chunk of 32-bit virtual memory." So, just what does that mean? 632 Mb too much? I am considering trying it. (USD 27.00 to purchase, but there is a trial period.)
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