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Windows Notepad listed on Microsoft Store, available only for Insiders, new features

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Windows Notepad is spotted in Microsoft Store once again. Notepad has been updated for Insiders on Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17713 with mouse zoom and many other features.

Notepad has been the fast and simple text editor on Windows for over 30 years, and now it’s available in the Microsoft Store! View, edit, and search through plain text documents and source code files instantly.

Microsoft Store Notepad App

Since then, App is removed from Microsoft Store and now it is back once again. But it is only available for Windows Insiders who are in fast ring or currently testing 20H2 builds.

System Requirement for Windows Notepad

Minimum requirement to install Notepad app is Windows 10 Build 19541. Slow Ring insiders will be currently testing final build of 20H1, Build 19041 or Windows 10 May 2020 update.

Worth noticing is, Microsoft Notepad has always been the first choice of learning programming. Later other text-editing tools took over Notepad, but it was always the step one.

Windows Notepad - Microsoft Store Listing & Minimum Software Requirement
Windows Notepad – Microsoft Store Listing & Minimum Software Requirement

Notepad Updated Features

Now, updated feature list of application in Microsoft Store are as following.

  • Edit text-based files and source code instantly.
  • Customize your view with font options.
  • Save in multiple encodings including UTF-8, UTF-16, and ANSI.

How to download Notepad?

  • Visit Microsoft Store
  • Search for Windows Notepad or visit this link
  • Click on Get button & if your device is compatible (Windows 10 version 19541 or higher) Windows Notepad will be installed.

If you have not joined Windows Insider Program, you can also become Windows Insider by simply visiting link and registering yourself.

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