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Moving cursor around in large SQL Editor files is sluggish
I've been having a problem when working with my large SQL files in Teradata Studio. It seems that when the file contains a lot of text, especially when it flows off the screen to the right, the cursor is very slow to react and if you hold the cursor down to move several characters it will jump a few or many characters.
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Focus problems in Editor window
An issue I'm having with Studio is when I select a Connection Profile in an editor window the mouse focus remains on that pull down until I explicitly change to something else.  What very easily happens is that I accidently change (with scroll wheel usually) to to another connection profile while I'm looking around in the editor window itself.  Thats sort
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NotePad++, a GPL replacement to UltraEdit and TextPad
Every developer has a favorite text editor which explains why there are so many available (see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_text_editors). My new favorite text editor is NotePad++, an open source application available under the GNU General Public License. It is primarily distributed for Windows but is likely to run on Linux/Mac using something like WINE.
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