Bare Bones Software Releases BBEdit 10.1

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Bare Bones Software Releases BBEdit 10.1
Modeless “Open File by Name” Feature Plus Preview Enhancements

BEDFORD, Mass. – Oct. 5, 2011 – Bare Bones Software today announced the release and immediate availability of BBEdit® 10.1, an update to its professional strength HTML and text editor for the Mac.

The BBEdit 10.1 update presents a new, modeless “Open File by Name” feature with efficient search-as-you-type results. The Replace All function now performs dramatically faster, and the Multi-File Search window includes a “Frontmost Project” target option.

“Preview in BBEdit” has been improved, with the ability to present previews for non-HTML documents, support for default CSS, and other enhancements. Additional advances in the built-in HTML markup tools incorporate customer feedback. BBEdit 10.1 includes other refinements and fixes for reported issues in this award-winning HTML and text editor. Detailed information on all of the changes in BBEdit 10.1 can be found at:

The BBEdit 10.1 update is free of charge to all BBEdit 10 customers. Customers who purchased in the Mac App Store will automatically receive the update when it becomes available, while customers who purchased directly may download the update immediately from the Bare Bones Software web site:

For more information on BBEdit, or to download a fully functional demo version, visit the company’s web site:

BBEdit: Power Tool for Text

BBEdit is the leading professional-strength HTML and text editor for the Mac. Crafted to serve the needs of Web and software developers, this award-winning product provides a vast number of helpful features for editing, searching, and manipulation of text. BBEdit enjoys legendary status for reliably transforming text with high performance. BBEdit requires Mac OS X 10.6 or later (10.6.8 recommended), and is compatible with Mac OS X 10.7 Lion.

Pricing and Availability

BBEdit 10 has a suggested retail price of US$49.99. Through Oct. 19, 2011, BBEdit 10 is available at an introductory price of US$39.99 from Bare Bones Software or the Mac App Store.

All customers who purchased BBEdit 9.6 on or after January 1, 2011 are eligible for a free upgrade to BBEdit 10: customers who purchased from the Mac App Store will automatically receive the upgrade, and qualifying registered customers have been sent email notification from Bare Bones Software.

Any registered owner of BBEdit may upgrade for US$39.99 directly from the Bare Bones Software online store:

BBEdit 10 may be purchased directly from Bare Bones Software, the Mac App Store and numerous other Macintosh software resellers. For a partial listing of domestic and international resellers, please visit:

Site license pricing is also available. For details please visit the company’s online store, send email to, or call (978) 251-0500.

About Bare Bones Software, Inc.

Bare Bones Software, Inc. develops leading-edge power tools for the Mac. The company’s passion for creating deeply functional software with a clean, effective interface has earned it devotion from Mac users worldwide, plus quite a few awards. For more information, visit

TextWrangler, Yojimbo, WeatherCal and the Bare Bones Software logo are trademarks of, and BBEdit and “It doesn’t suck” are registered trademarks of Bare Bones Software, Inc. Copyright © 2011, all rights reserved. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.