Install Notepad++ in Ubuntu 22.04

In this article, we would discuss how to install Notepad ++ in Ubuntu 22.04 release. It is basically a source code editor. It was first released on November 24, 2003. And, at the time of writing v8.3.1 is its latest stable release.

We can install Notepad++ through snap.

Note: Following operations would require you to have superuser privileges. In case you don’t have one, we advise you to contact your System Administrator for assistance.

Install Notepad++ in Ubuntu 22.04

To check if snap package is installed or not. Issue the following in terminal –

snap version

If the package is there, then it would return with the installed package version.

In case, if its not installed then –

sudo apt update
sudo apt install snapd

Next, to install Notepad++

sudo snap install notepad-plus-plus

Lastly, issue the following in terminal to launch Notepad++


In conclusion, we have discussed how to install Notepad++ in Ubuntu.

Additional Info –

We can also install Notepad++ through wine. For that, we have to first install wine. And, download the exe from the official website of Notepad++. We will reserve its installation steps for some other article.

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