ArchestrA/InTouch Notepad++ Plugins

After having to debug multiple VERY long (700 lines+) ArchestrA and InTouch scripts I got pretty fed up and needed a tool to be able to sort through the scripts. Notepad++ has some really nice find/replace features, syntax highlighting etc, but the built-in language definitions don’t work all that well for Wonderware scripting (it’s slightly different than VB). So, I built this plugin to solve the problem. Just enter your email below to get access to the download.

Screen Shot 2014-10-07 at 10.48.2930 Second Install

  • Just download the files and import into Notepad++. Takes about 28-31 seconds on an average Tuesday.

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Easier Debugging and Troubleshooting

  • Expand/collapse IF/FOR/WHILE blocks just like any other “standard” language
  • works with ArchestrA, InTouch, and ArchestrA Graphics Scripts
  • No need to look up function documentation — auto-suggest of functions and keywords (with function/parameter documentation built-in)

Seamless Integration into Notepad++

Take advantage of other powerful features: powerful find/replace, spell check, and thousands of other NPP plugins

Simple Customisation

Screen Shot 2014-10-07 at 15.42.22Easily add your own auto-suggest terms (custom .NET calls, common attributes used in your application etc) via an open-source XML files


4 comments on “ArchestrA/InTouch Notepad++ Plugins
  1. Billy Stovall says:

    I think your Notepad utility will be very helpful.

    Thank you!

  2. PumaRachel says:

    Thanks for the useful information. Need to add your blog to bookmarks

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