BBEdit 8.5.1 Release Notes

This page documents all feature enhancements and bug fixes included in the BBEdit 8.5.1 update.

For information on changes made in previous versions of BBEdit, please see the release notes archive.

For detailed information on using any of BBEdit’s features, please refer to the user manual (choose “User Manual” from BBEdit’s Help menu).


BBEdit 8.5 requires Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later; Mac OS X 10.4 or later is necessary for Automator support.

This version is a Universal application: it runs natively on both Intel-based and PowerPC-based Macs.




The following problems have been corrected in BBEdit 8.5.1: