SlickEdit Gets Slicker

The company drops a new version of its popular code editor with a bunch of added features meant to help simplify developers' jobs.

SlickEdit has announced the release of a new version of its eponymous code editor that delivers new features to help developers cut down on performing repetitive tasks.

New features in SlickEdit 2007 include a class tool window, XML/HTML formatting, a find-symbol tool window, dynamic surround, a preview tool window, a files tool window, a line ruler, the ability to copy and paste in color, Solaris x86 support, and support for Microsoft Windows Vista.

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The SlickEdit code editor that allows programmers to code in over 40 languages on eight platforms. Based in Morrisville, N.C, SlickEdit has been in business for 19 years.

Company officials said the SlickEdit technology lives up to its name by enabling developers and development teams to create, navigate, modify, build and debug code faster and more accurately.

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"SlickEdit 2007 was developed by power programmers for power programmers," said Scott Westfall, vice president of software development at SlickEdit. "It is the perfect tool for developers who have a passion for coding and a bias toward working in the fastest, most efficient manner."

SlickEdit 2007 pricing starts at $284 for new licenses. Other products available from SlickEdit are the SlickEdit Plug-In for Eclipse and SlickEdit Tools for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005.

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