NppFileSettings plug-in for Notepad++


NppFileSettings is a plug-in for Notepad++ that tries to recognize VIM modelines and adjust settings for that file accordingly. It can be very useful for people who work on cross platform projects.


To download version 2.0.0 (2022-10-21), go to download page on GitHub.

How to install

The easiest way to install is to download it through the Plugins Admin in Notepad++.

To install manually, copy NppFileSettings.dll to the plugins/NppFileSettings directory and (re)start Notepad++.

Currently supported

Support for VIM modelines to override default settings

Known issues


This plugin is released under the GPL2-license. The source code can be found at GitHub.

Release history

Version 2.0.0 (2022-10-21)

Version 1.0.0 (2015-09-23)