Together with how flexible and easy to use it is, one of the most important aspects of this editor is the possibility to add plug-ins, that increase the application's features.
The main features of gedit are:
- Remote file editing.
- Common options available: crop, copy, paste, undo/redo, search, replace, etc.
- Integration of useful programing features like automatic indentation, line numbers, configurable fonts and colors,...
- Selection of the appropriate programing language, that allows us to activate the appropriate syntax highlighting.
- Support for UTF-8, that allows us to correctly view the characters in any language.