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Looking for simple text editor that can compare two different cisco config

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Hi all,

Please can anyone suggest any free simple text editor that can compare two different cisco config side-by-side


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Notepad++ is an excellent one.
Sajid Shaik MSystem Admin
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yes notepad++ is a free tool u can use this

can found on
https://notepad-plus-plus.org/download/v7.5.1.html

notepad also useful .. as well

u can try compare it

which can found on http://www.snapfiles.com/screenshots/compareit.htm

all the best
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To compare configurations I prefer WinMerge (I typically work with Cisco and Juniper).
Notepad++ can do the trick (with compare plugin), but Winmege is, at least for me, more easy to read and to spot differences.
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If you're on a linux machine or Windows with the bash shell, you can use "diff".

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Thanks guys, i think WinMerge look to be the best.
Thanks
Pete LongTechnical Consultant
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I know this is closed - I use 'Beyond Compare' for this for what its worth :)


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