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Posted: Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:26 pm
by Spiff
Version 1.55 is rejected but the latest version of NFOPad has a setting to store the settings to an INI file.

Lightweight NFO viewer and text editor.


No install needed, just unpack the rar:

Info and screens:

By default NFOPad stores the program settings to the registry, change this in Options. You can also disable the shell features there.

Re: NFOPad 1.56

Posted: Mon Dec 07, 2009 7:23 am
by Midas
Although it has previously been rejected (see ... f=2&t=3685), I just wanted to vouch for NFOPad too -- which is portable in the present version: IMHO, the best .nfo file viewer out there -- after the demise of DAMN NFO Viewer.

Cheers, 8)

P.S.: Shame on me, I did have a few posts here, but my account was suspended for lack of recent activity... :oops:

Re: NFOPad 1.56

Posted: Mon Dec 07, 2009 9:55 am
by joby_toss
Could someone enlighten me, please?! What is a .nfo file useful for? What can it do that .txt and .doc can't? I've never seen a .nfo file outside a downloaded torrent folder (and used there to describe the properties of downloaded file, be it a movie, a linux distro or other).

Re: NFOPad 1.56

Posted: Mon Dec 07, 2009 10:59 am
by freakazoid
I don't use a specialty NFO viewer because NotePad or any other text editor can view them fine.

Re: NFOPad 1.56

Posted: Thu Jul 22, 2010 6:50 am
by infimum
V1.5.9 is out.
Any interest?

Re: NFOPad 1.56

Posted: Wed Oct 06, 2010 3:58 pm
by I am Baas
NFOPad 1.6 available (2010-10-05):
+ Polish localization added
+ Added option for toggling all status bar items on/off
+ Added new status bar items: file size, unicode indication, selection length (not shown by default)
+ "Match case" in the Find dialog is not saved between sessions anymore
+ Added setting for always using the standard tab width 8 for nfo files, since some nfo files assumes this (default true)
+ When reopening a file (F5) the text is scrolled back to the previous location
+ Find/replace/count performance greatly improved
+ Changed some default values for Auto Width
+ Fixes and tweaks on how to select text by double clicking and ctrl-clicking
+ Added a warning if trying to use a language when the language file has not been installed
+ Fixes, checks and warnings regarding reading and writing registry keys for all users using an windows account without admin rights
+ bugfix: Find dialog was always on top all other windows
+ bugfix: Changing font selection using the menu or keyboard shortcuts did not update the Save As dialog's default extension
+ bugfix: Misc localization fixes

Re: NFOPad 1.56

Posted: Sat Oct 09, 2010 12:50 am
by Napiophelios
Joshee23 wrote:Thanks....
:mrgreen: You Suck :mrgreen:

Re: NFOPad 1.56

Posted: Sat Oct 09, 2010 8:40 am
by webfork
Napiophelios wrote:
Joshee23 wrote:Thanks....
:mrgreen: You Suck :mrgreen:
Nice catch. I almost didn't see that.

Re: NFOPad

Posted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 10:10 am
by Midas
Before I bug NFOPad developer about it, I'd like to check with anyone who reads this if they're getting any similar error while trying to auto-paste dates (CTRL+D) with the latest version (v1.73)?
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@webfork: please remove version info from OT subject for more straightforward retrieval. Thanks. :)