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By Bare Bones Software, Inc.

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From Bare Bones Software, makers of the legendary BBEdit, comes TextWrangler.

This award-winning application presents a clean, intelligent interface to a rich set of features for high performance text and code editing, searching, and transformation.

TextWrangler's best-of-class features include "grep" (regular-expression) pattern matching, search and replace across multiple files, function navigation and syntax coloring for numerous source code languages, code folding, FTP and SFTP open and save, AppleScript, Mac OS X Unix scripting support, and much more.

What's New in Version 5.5.1

Version 5.5 includes fixes for reported issues. Complete details are available in the TextWrangler change notes, located on the support page at

This update address a display issue in the Preferences window.


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Customer Reviews

Been around forever, still amazing.

I miss the good old days where simply using the free TextWrangler would give you a discount on BBEdit, but TextWrangler is powerful enough that BBEdit isn’t really necessary for most purposes!

Best Text Edtor I’ve Ever Used

As a web developer I’ve been using this app for years, and consider it to be the single most important develpment tool I have.

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  • Free
  • Category: Developer Tools
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  • Version: 5.5.1
  • Size: 9.3 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: OS X 10.9.5 or later

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