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NoteTab Clip – Duplicate File

02/02/2009

Quite often when working on a file I want to clone it as a backup or to work on another copy to try something out. I was doing this so often and being such a lazy coder I whipped up a quick NoteTab clip to make it even easier. Run it with the file you want to duplicate open in NoteTab and it will create a duplicate in a new tab and give it the focus.

H="Duplicate File"
^!Set %TEXT%=^$GetText$
^!TOOLBAR New Document
^!InsertText ^%TEXT%

This is a simple copy and paste job really, but a few additional lines of clip code and it could be tailored for example to retain the cursor position and text selection in the duplicate.

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