Bare Bones BBEdit

Bare Bones BBEdit
2.3 / 5 (40 votes)

1. Main Features

  • Supports popular programming languages such as Ruby, Java, and C++
  • Provides helpful tools including syntax coloring for source code languages
  • Features BBEdit projects for organizing files
  • Allows customization of menu keys, functions, and syntax coloring

2. Software Overview

Bare Bones BBEdit is a text, code, and markup editor for Mac OS X. It is designed specifically for web designers and software developers.

BBEdit supports a wide variety of computer languages, such as C++, Fortran, Ruby, Python, JavaScript, Tex, PHP, and HTML. The editor features an intuitive interface with HTML and CSS markup tools that reduce coding errors and ensure proper code structure. The program provides capabilities that include the ability to search and replace across multiple files, color syntax numerous source code languages, and complete text and code.

The application helps you stay organized as you work on multiple files at the same time. You can add files to a BBEdit Project and save them with the .BBPROJECT extension. BBEdit also lets you customize the application to reflect how you work. You can customize menu keys, create your own functions, modify the behavior of built-in menus, and create your own syntax coloring.

BBEdit provides great features to help you design and develop. While it comes at a greater financial cost than free editors, such as TextWrangler, the program does offer helpful coding capabilities. If you are willing to pay, Bare Bones BBEdit will prove to be worth it.

3. Supported File Types

Primary file extension:
.BBPROJECTD - BBEdit Project Document
Other file extensions used by Bare Bones BBEdit:

Updated: October 15, 2020

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