Open in Editor
A Visual Studio 2015 extension that adds a menu command that lets you open any solution, project, folder or file in a text editor of your choice.
Based on Calvin A. Allen Open in Notepad++ extension.
For Visual Studio 2017 see /vsgallery/cd4db0f8-9684-4047-ac50-ec15c54d2881?redir=0.
This extension will search for the following text editors:
in their default install directory (you can download each editor following the link).
You can add up to three custom text editors (Tools, Options, Open In Editor, Custom Text Editors) and select the text editor to be used
In Solution Explorer, right click on an item and select Open In Editor.
Version 1.2: Open solution file or project file instead of all files inder it.
Version 1.1: Added Notepad2 and Sublime Text 3 to default editors.
Version 1.0: Initial.