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Micro is a command-line text editor that is designed with simplicity and ease of use in mind. It aims to provide a modern and intuitive editing experience for users.

  1. Micro is written in the Go programming language, which makes it highly efficient and portable across different platforms.
  2. It has a minimalistic and clean user interface, with a single status line at the bottom providing essential information.
  3. Micro supports syntax highlighting for a wide range of programming languages, making code easier to read and navigate.
  4. It offers basic editing features such as undo/redo, copy/paste, searching, and replacing text.
  5. The editor has built-in autocomplete functionality, suggesting words and code snippets as you type, enhancing productivity.
  6. Micro supports multiple cursors, allowing you to perform simultaneous edits at different locations in the text, making bulk editing a breeze.
  7. It has a powerful plugin system that allows users to extend its functionality through community-developed plugins and themes.
  8. Micro supports split-pane editing, enabling the user to work with multiple files side by side, enhancing their workflow efficiency.
  9. It has a versatile configuration system, allowing users to customize various aspects of the editor, including keybindings and syntax highlighting rules.
  10. Micro is known for its small binary size and fast startup time, making it suitable for low-resource systems and quick text editing tasks.

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