Notepadqq – Yet Another Source Code Editor for Ubuntu


Notepadqq is yet another text editor and a replacement for popular Notepad++. It is lightweight and feature rich editor that targets the most basic and advanced users both.

Notepadqq Feature Summary

  • Syntax highlighting for more than 100 different languages
  • Code folding
  • Color schemes
  • File monitoring
  • Multiple selection
  • Search text using the power of regular expressions
  • Organize documents side by side
  • Real-time highlighting to find near identifiers

How to install – using Terminal

To install Notepadqq in Ubuntu using terminal run below commands in sequence. Enter password when prompted.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:notepadqq-team/notepadqq
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install notepadqq


  • Type Notepadqq in dash. Click the launcher icon.
  • From menu find it under Applications
Notepadqq Running in Ubuntu

Notepadqq Running in Ubuntu


Troubleshooting and Support

If you face any issues while installing or using Notepadqq, you may drop a note using comment section at the end of this article, Or you can post your query in any of the support channels mentioned below.

How to uninstall

To uninstall Notepadqq run below commands in terminal.

sudo apt-get remove notepadqq

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