How to apply word wrap for a document in EditPlus

EditPlus displays content in a file with out word wrapping as the Word-wrap feature is disabled by default.


To apply word wrap for the current open document you can do the following.

Click on Document menu -> Select Word-wrap option


and the result is


This change in setting gets applied only to the current open document. If you want to apply Word-wrap feature permanently then you can do by making the following changes.

Click Tools -> Preferences -> Settings & syntax.


Click on the Word-wrap button and Enable word wrap by ticking the Check box. And click OK to apply the changes.


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  • Deeps...!!! January 27, 2010, 12:58 pm

    This really helped me a lot.
    Thanks for posting this 🙂


  • Lisa March 10, 2010, 11:45 am

    I love u!! I’ve been trying to find the permanent word wrap setting for ages!! Thanx!

  • CHOPPERGIRL April 6, 2010, 1:04 am

    This does not work to actually insert any line breaks anywhere, I want to wrap a document at 70 characters so it can be pasted into an email

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