Notepad++ extension: "Open Folder as workspace" context menu entry
Adds a context menu entry upon right-clicking folders to open the folder as a clean workspace in Notepad++, like many other modern editors allow.
Requires Notepad++ 7.8 or higher.
install.cmd as administrator, or open
regedit and manually import the
To verify the installation succes, open a new command prompt (cmd) and type
The command prompt should display the program directory of Notepad++.
The script also sets an environment variable
In Notepad++ preferences, set 'Default directory' to
Remember last used directory to have the open/save dialog open in the same folder as the workspace you just opened.
uninstall.cmd as administrator, or manually delete the registry keys found in
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