If you frequently use tools like Notepad, Notepad++, Textpad, etc. I highly recommend you give the SciTE editor a try! Here is a great video demonstrating it’s powerful features and how it can save you a ton of time! It is highly customizable (but there is a learning curve to making the tweaks to your user settings. I love it because I have the property files (which provide IntelliSense & syntax highlighting for ~80 languages)
The editor is free and can be downloaded from here. If you’re using AutoHotKey you can get SciTE4AutoHotkey built by fincs here.
SciTE is a wonderful & powerful editor! I love using it for AutoHotKey, Python, HTML, SPSS, SQL, XML, and more! Below are SciTE Keyboard Shortcuts & Hotkeys to use with SciTE . I’ve bolded a few of the ones that I use very frequently. You also may like to check out the documentation. I have custom SciTE Hotkeys that I’ve added however they require updating files like the user.properties file which review in a this post.
SciTE Keyboard Shortcuts & Hotkeys
Magnify text size.
Reduce text size.
Restore text size to normal.
Cycle through recent files.
Delete to start of word.
Delete to end of word.
Delete to start of line.
Delete to end of line.
Go to start of document.
Extend selection to start of document.
Go to start of display line.
Go to end of document.
Extend selection to end of document.
Go to end of display line.
Expand or contract a fold point.
Select to next bookmark.
Select to previous bookmark.
Find selection backwards.
Line transpose with previous.
Selection duplicate. (Great to use in SciTE editor)