SlickEdit Multi-Platform Releases

Released: Oct 11, 2022

Updates in 2022 (v27.x)

2022 (v27.0.2)

Updated Jun 5, 2023


  • fileman.e files.e - Made several improvements to the 'q' command to match buffer names against wildcards more efficiently. You can now simply run "q *.h" from the command to close all the ".h" files you currently have open.
  • autocomplete.e tbfilelist.e tbopen.e - Added tweaks to slightly improve start-up performance of Files and Open tool window.
  • codehelp.e debugpkg.e mouse.e taghilite.e tagrefs.e se/color/SymbolColorAnalyzer.e - Added options to turn...

Released: Oct 12, 2021

Updates in 2021 (v26.x)

2021 (v26.0.1)

Updated Jan 18, 2022


  • se/search/SearchResults.e - Added support for unlimited line length search output (Maximum search result output=0).
  • reflow.e - Added reflow_paragraphs_in_selection command which reflows multiple blank line delimited paragraphs in a selection.
  • autocomplete.e - Improved handling of Ctrl+Space in Auto-complete to handle things differently depending on the global key binding for Ctrl+Space.


  • svcpushpull.e debug.e - Fixed problem where debugger could...

Released: Oct 1, 2020

Updates in 2020 (v25.x)

2020 (v25.0.2)

Updated Aug 18, 2021


  • main.e - Added def_open_workspace_exts variable for specifying which extensions should be opened as a workspace on invocation.
  • historydiff.e tbdeltasave.e - Changed the caption on the Backup History context menu to "Diff Selected Backups" (plural) if multiple items are selected.
  • ps1.e - Added Microsoft PowerShell color coding identifiers containing underscore or dollar signs.
  • ps1.e - Added PowerShell color coding for some Unicode string: pairs string...

Released: Sep 27, 2019

Updates in 2019 (v24.x)

2019 (v24.0.2)

Updated May 6, 2020


  • autocomplete.e codehelp.e - Fix for Slick-C stack when you attempt to move the auto-complete form above the current line using Shift+Up or below using Shift+Down and the function help form is not active.
  • se/adapt/GenericAdaptiveFormattingScanner.e - Fix for problem with Adaptive Formatting where it might not decide on indenting with spaces vs. tabs for files that don't have a lot of nested indents.
  • googlego.e - Google changed the registry settings created...

Released: Oct 25, 2018

Updates in 2018 (Build v23.0.0)


  • Minimap
    • A minimap overview of the document, with options for zoom, hover over preview, zoom level, and more.
  • New language support added for:
    • Kotlin.
    • R.
    • Google Protocol Buffer Language.
  • Enhanced language support for:
    • C++.
    • C#.
    • Java.
    • Scala.
    • Groovy.
    • System Verilog.
    • Python.
    • Ada.
    • Markdown.
  • Kotlin support includes:
    • Color Coding.
    • Context Tagging.
    • Smart editing features include smart indenting, SmartPaste, and reindenting on Tab.
    • Project support.
  • R support includes:
    • Color Coding.
    • Context Tagging...

Released: Oct 17, 2017

Updates in 2017 (Build v22.0.0)


Scala Support

  • Color Coding.
  • Context Tagging.
  • Beautifier.
  • Smart editing features including beautify while typing.
  • Project support.
  • SBT build support.

Rust Support

  • Color Coding
  • Smart editing features including smart indenting, syntax expansion, dynamic surround, and SmartPaste.
  • Multi file and single file Project support.
  • Directly open existing Cargo.toml files and a SlickEdit workspace/project will automatically be created.
  • Debugging
    • SlickEdit's integrated GDB debugger is used on Linux...

Released: Nov 18, 2016

Updates in 2016 (Build v21.0.1)


Language Support

  • New Groovy support
    • Color Coding
    • Symbol Coloring
    • Smart editing features
    • Context Tagging
    • Project wizard for creating gradle project
    • Single file project support
    • Debugging
    • Beautifier
  • Swift
    • Project support
    • Debugging
  • C++
    • Color coding for C++ raw strings
    • Support for C++11 reference syntax
    • Support for C++11 and function overload syntax
    • >Add option to dynamically transform '.' to '->' for pointer types in C++.
    • >Improve handling of local variables with parenthesized...

Released: Nov 6, 2015

Updates in this release

Updates in 2015

  • System Verilog Beautifier and Python Beautifier - This includes the fine grained control all of our beautifiers offer, as well as Beautify While Typing.
  • Single File Projects - Sometimes you need to quickly write and debug a short script or program and don't want to create a project for it. This is why SlickEdit 2015 has support for Single File Projects. You can open a file and quickly start building, executing, and debugging. Single File Projects are available for Python, Perl...

Released: Nov 14, 2014

Updates in this release

Updates in 2014

  • New tool window architecture including Named layouts for floating window groups and docking guides.
  • New beautifiers including HTML and XML.
  • Project support for Visual Studio 2013 for C++, C#, C# Device, VB Device, F#, J#
  • Multiple cursors and selections.
  • Diff enhancements.
  • Version control enhancements.
  • New backup history browser dialog.
  • File listing enhancements.

Released: Jul 1, 2013

Updates in this release

Updates in 2013

  • Multiple Document Group Interface - Document tabs can be floated as separate top-level windows, allowing for better use with multiple monitors.
  • Repository Log Browser - Displays a summary of the repository's comment log history.
  • History Diff - Quickly see side-by-side historical revision differences.
  • Support for Large Files - Read and save files greater than 2GB.
  • Beautifiers - New options have been added to better support beautification of Java, C# and doc comments.
  • New Languages...