Compare Two Files Using Notepad++ – Technical Overload

If you need to compare the contents of two files Notepad++ has a great plugin for doing just that. Begin by opening the Plugin Manager from the Plugins menu:   Next select the Compare plugin and click Install:   Now open both of the files you would like to compare as two separate tabs in …

Source: Compare Two Files Using Notepad++ – Technical Overload

If you need to compare the contents of two files Notepad++ has a great plugin for doing just that. Begin by opening the Plugin Manager from the Plugins menu:

 

 

 

 

 

Next select the Compare plugin and click Install:

Now open both of the files you would like to compare as two separate tabs in Notepad++. Then from the Plugins menu selecct Compare -> Compare (or use the shortcut Alt+D):

Your two files will now be opened side-by-side with conflicting lines highlighted. You can use the blue arrows on the toolbar to navigate between each alert.

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