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WinMerge v2.16.12

A Windows tool for visual difference display and merging, for both files and directories.

It is highly useful for determining what has changed between file versions, and then merging those changes. WinMerge has Unicode support, Flexible syntax coloring editor, Visual SourceSafe integration, and Windows Shell integration. Regexp filtering for filenames and lines. Side-by-side line difference and highlights differences inside lines. A file map shows the overall file differences in a location pane. The user interface is translated into several languages.


Visual differencing and merging of text files
Flexible editor with syntax highlighting, line numbers and word-wrap
Highlights differences inside lines
Difference pane shows current difference in two vertical panes
Location pane shows map of files compared
Moved lines detection
Compare folders in one level or recursive
Can show folder compare results flat or in a tree-style view
Regular Expression based file filters allow excluding and including items
Compares binary files in folder compare as well as text files
Shell Integration (supports 64-bit Windows versions)
Archive file support using 7-Zip
Fast compare using file sizes and dates
Creates patch files (Normal-, Context- and Unified formats)

WinMerge 2.16.12 Release Notes

What Is New in 2.16.12

GUI textstrings: grammatical corrections (PR #722)
Added ARM64 support

File compare

BugFix: Fix PHP syntax highlighting. (PR #751)
BugFix: Strings in a multi-line diff block were not be replaced correctly when the substitution filters' regular expression contained ^
BugFix: Font size restoration with Ctrl+0 key did not work properly in Hi-DPI environment
BugFix: Fixed a rare crash when enabling syntax highlight
BugFix: Fixed an issue where inline scripts in HTML files were not highlighted correctly
Make the width of the 'Find what' label in Find dialog a little wider ( #42063)
Fix conflicting accelerators ( #42064)
[Feature Request] Selection Count on Status Bar (#135)
Add C# 6.0 reserved words to style list (PR #719)
FR: Add a shortcut key go to next file (#721)
Update PHP syntax highlighting keyword list. (PR #724)
autoit.cpp - Macros >> User 1 ..... Variable >> User 2 (PR #749)
autoit.cpp - #CS #CE support (PR #753)
Interrupt a inline diff process when it takes too long
Make the color of characters that represent spaces and tabs lighter than other characters when the "View Whitespace" menu item is enabled
Added "Open Parent Folder" menu item to the context menu

Folder compare

BugFix: Copy confirmation dialog has overlapped Yes/No Button (#739)
BugFix: Comparison result was not updated by Swap operation in 3-way folder comparison ( #41901)

Binary compare

BugFix: Next File or Previous File button on the toolbar did not work if the active window was a binary compare window or an image compare window.
BugFix: Only one pane was zoomed in/out in Ctrl+Mouse Wheel

Image compare

BugFix: Next File or Previous File button on the toolbar did not work if the active window was a binary compare window or an image compare window.
BugFix: The header bar widths were not calculated properly when the 'Split Vertically' menu item is unchecked.

Open dialog

Make archive files openable as binary files from the pull-down menu.

Archive support

BugFix: Fixed a rare crash when decompressing an archive file


BugFix: ATL: QIThunk - 2 LEAK in plugins e.g. DisplayBinaryFiles and DisplayXMLFiles (#755)


Translation updates:
Brazilian (PR #711,#728,#729)
Dutch (PR #706)
Galician (PR #737)
German (PR #718,#752)
Hungarian (PR #712)
Korean (PR #709)
Lithuanian (PR #708,#713,#738,#754)
Portuguese (PR #725)
Swedish (PR #720,#723)
Russian (PR #707)

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