SlickEdit Inc. Announces Release of SlickEdit 2008

Morrisville, NC — April 1, 2008 — SlickEdit Inc., provider of the most versatile code editors available, announces the release of SlickEdit 2008. SlickEdit 2008 introduces new core editing features and multiple enhancements that allow power programmers to be more productive by reducing repetitive tasks.

SlickEdit 2008 is a cross-platform, multi-language code editor that gives programmers the ability to code in over 40 languages on 7 platforms. This latest version builds on the company’s 20 years of experience in enabling developers and development teams to create, navigate, modify, build, and debug code faster and more accurately.

SlickEdit 2008 delivers a wide range of powerful new features including:

  • Message List
  •  Adaptive Formatting
  • Quick Brace/Unbrace
  • Perl Regular Expressions
  • URLs Treated as Links
  • Auto Symbol Translation
  • New Clipboards Tool Window
  • Makefile Import

“We are excited about the release of SlickEdit 2008. SlickEdit’s unmatched power, speed, and flexibility allows even the most accomplished developers to write better code faster,” said Scott Westfall, VP of Software Development. “It is the perfect tool for developers who have a passion for coding and a desire to work in the fastest, most efficient manner.”

SlickEdit 2008 pricing starts at $299 for new licenses. Other products available from SlickEdit are the SlickEdit Core for Eclipse™ and SlickEdit Tools for Microsoft® Visual Studio®. For more information about SlickEdit and free trial downloads, please visit

About SlickEdit Inc.
SlickEdit Inc. provides software developers with multi-language development tools and the most advanced code editors available. Power programmers, from Fortune 500 companies to individuals, have chosen SlickEdit as their development tool of choice for over 20 years. Proven on Windows, Linux, UNIX, and Mac OS X platforms, SlickEdit products enable even the most accomplished developers to write more code faster, and more accurately. For more information about SlickEdit and free trial downloads, please visit

Visual SlickEdit and SlickEdit are registered trademarks of SlickEdit Inc. All other products or other company names are used for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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Jason Jones