⚡ Problem Formulation: In the Notepad++ editor, how to toggle the line wrapping (line break) feature so that long lines do or do not break?
✅ Answer: Go to the top-level
View menu and select the
Word wrap option (
View > Word wrap) to toggle the line break feature on and off. If Word wrap is selected, you’ll see a small check icon ✔️ on the right of the feature in the
View menu. This means that long lines will get broken/wrapped in the editor.
I’ve created a Gif for you so you don’t have to waste any time searching for the option. See here: 👇
Word wrap option option in a screenshot of my Notepad++ installation before selecting it — the line is displayed as a long scrollable line in the editor:
Now, after selecting
Word wrap, the long line is broken (wrapped) in the editor:
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