Free PHP Editor for Windows 7

Notepad++ is a free PHP script editor for Windows computers.

(It also supports various other non-binary script files, like java script, VBS, postscript etc)

Some of its general features include:

  • Tabbed document interface
  • Drag-and-drop
  • Multiple Clipboard (plugin required)
  • Split screen editing and synchronized scrolling
  • Spell checker (requires Aspell) (Spell checker does not distinguish between text and code)
  • Supports text encoding formats such as Unicode, for international writing systems
  • Find and replace over multiple documents
  • File comparison
  • Zooming