TextWrangler 5.0.2 Release Notes

TextWrangler 5.0.2 is a focused maintenance update which includes fixes for reported issues.

For details on all the new features and enhancements available in TextWrangler 5, please see its release notes.

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

For detailed information on using any of TextWrangler's features, please refer to the user manual (choose "User Manual" from TextWrangler's Help menu).


TextWrangler 5.0.2 requires Mac OS X 10.8.5 or later, and is compatible with OS X 10.11 "El Capitan".


  • This release consists entirely of fixes to address reported issues, and contains no new features. Please see the version 5.0.1 change notes for complete details on changes and fixes made in that version.


  • Fixed a regression in 5.0.1 which would cause a crash when clicking on the document icon in the toolbar or when trying to use the "Get Info" command.