Change Text Inside Files Without Opening Them

Are you a web developer and want to enhance your performance? You might find it a bit difficult while making the changes in a text file. Making changes through the whole content of many pages or even a single page involves lot of time wastage and complexity. Many a times you need to change the links in various files of a folder but you are not interested in going through all files within the folder. But now this all can be handled easily with the help of a freeware, Neo Replace.

The web developers can use this tool to change the text in the file. You can easily download it very easily as it is available in very small size of 937 kb. It can be used for the formats like .txt, .html, .php, .asp and many more. The snapshot below represents Neo Replace application window.


It can be used to replace the text at various positions at the same time. It also replaces more than one text simultaneously.




The above three snapshots explain the use of Neo Replace. The first shows the original text file. The second window shows how the text to be replaced is to be mentioned. The first column (Target Strings) contains the text which is to be changed while the second column (New Strings) contains the new text to be displayed. The third one shows the result after replacement. There a large number of rows available to make the changes. But even if you want to make more number of changes you can use the option Add row. Clear option helps you to clear all the text so that you can use it for some other files or folder.

The output window after the replacement shows the number of changes and verifies the completion of the process. It is shown in the snapshot below.


Along with this, there are other benefits also. On the bottom side, there is a Log tab which shows the changes which has been done recently. Also, the log can be saved. It helps you to look through the changes you have done in the past.

One of the best features about this tool is that it allows the changes not only in the file but also in the complete folder. But on the other hand, it cannot be used for any binary file format like .doc, .ppt, .xls and .pdf etc.

This tool is compatible with all the version of Windows as it has been checked with Windows 7 32-bit Ultimate edition.

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