The text editor allows you to edit any text file found on the system via a graphical interface. When a file such as a log file or NorthStar Planner network file is double-clicked, the text editor is launched. When a text file is opened in the text editor, the file name is displayed across the top.
Table 1: Text Editor Window Functions
Save the file.
Save the file under a different name and/or directory.
Print the current file to a printer.
Cuts the selected text being edited.
Copies the selected text being edited.
Pastes any cut or copied text.
Search for or replace a specified string.
Select and highlight all the text.
Jump to a certain line in the file.
Toggles displaying the line numbers.
Displays only the lines with a text match. Supports regular expression. The filter is case sensitive.
Restore to Original Text
Removes any filters and displays the original text.
Change the text font size.
Table 2: Text Editor Window Find and Replace Functions
Specify the text to be searched.
Specify the replacement text.
Click this button to search for the next occurrence of the text.
Click this button to replace the highlighted text.
Click this button to replace all occurrences of the text.
Toggles the text search to be case sensitive or insensitive.
Sets the Find/Replace function to search for the text in reverse order toward the beginning of the file.
If you open a file that is larger than 4 MB in size, then NorthStar Planner will launch the text editor in read-only mode. This is to prevent memory over-usage for the system.