NppTags plug-in for Notepad++


NppTags is a Universal Ctags plug-in for Notepad++.

When you use Notepad++ to program in a popular programming language (like C, C++, Java, JavaScript, PHP), ctags can be very useful for you. It creates a so called tags file that can be used to navigate through your sources. This plug-in can help you to jump to a selected function / variable / class / etc in your code by pressing just one key!


To download version 0.9.0, click here. Version 0.9.0 is the first release and was released on 2 December 2015.

The source code of NppTags can be found at GitHub.

How to install

To manually install the plug-in, copy NppTags.dll to the plugins directory. There you need to create a directory NppTags and copy ctags.exe to that directory. Then (re)start Notepad++.


The documentation of NppTags can be found at Read the Docs. This includes: