Where are Notepad++ temp unsaved files stored?


Notepad++ text editor is really a good choice when you want to working on multiple text files at a time, even if you do not save the files on a tab they are not lost like Windows Notepad when you close Notepad++ editor without saving.

You can find the unsaved temp Notepad++ files by browsing to C:\Users\User-Name\AppData\Roaming\Notepad++\backup backup folder. This folder will have all text files saved as tab-name@timestamp example: new 1@2020-06-28_002515

Notepad++ Unsaved temp files and location
Notepad++ Unsaved temp files and location

You can simply open the files by Right click -> Edit in Notepad++, or when you simply open Notepad++ you should see them!