BEDFORD, Mass. – February 15, 2007 – Bare Bones Software, Inc.,
developer of leading-edge power tools for Mac OS X, today announced
the release and immediate availability of TextWrangler 2.2.1, an
update to the award-winning text editor. TextWrangler 2.2.1 includes
maintenance fixes to reported issues and minor refinements to this
popular, general-purpose text processing tool.

TextWrangler 2.2.1 requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later. All Textwrangler
users may download the update free of charge from the Bare Bones
Software web site:


Text Engine for the Mac Community

Crafted in Bare Bones Software’s best traditions as a leading Mac
software developer, TextWrangler is a powerful general purpose text
editor. It features a clean and easy to use interface and a rich set
of features for composing and manipulating text.

TextWrangler’s feature set includes such diverse elements as
multi-file search and replace with optional regular expression
(“Grep”) pattern matching, function navigation and syntax coloring
for numerous code languages, the ability to easily work with files on
remote FTP and SFTP servers, and comprehensive support for
AppleScript and Unix scripting. This makes it an ideal tool for
composition, clerical tasks, system administration or software
development. Recent additions in TextWrangler 2.2 include the ability
to read and write the “binary property list,” format, support for
“check spelling as you type” and much more.

Pricing and Availability

TextWrangler 2.2.1 is available immediately, free of charge for all
Mac users and requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later.

TextWrangler 2.2.1 may be obtained from Bare Bones Software at:


Commercial licensing terms are available for companies who wish to
add value to their products by including TextWrangler in the product
distribution. For additional details on TextWrangler and other Bare
Bones Software products, please visit the company’s web site at
(, send email to (, or
call (781) 687-0700.

TextWrangler is the sibling product to BBEdit, the award-winning HTML
and text editor for the Macintosh. BBEdit offers professionals and
passionate hobbyists even more power, from the advanced HTML and CSS
tools to seamless integration with version control systems, Text
Factory, Glossaries and much more.

About Bare Bones Software, Inc.

Bare Bones Software, Inc. develops leading-edge power tools for the
Macintosh. The company’s passion for creating deeply functional
software with a clean, effective interface has earned it devotion
from Mac users worldwide. The company’s award-winning products
include BBEdit, a professional HTML and text editor, Mailsmith, an
extra-strength email client, and TextWrangler, a high-performance
plain text editor. The company’s expanding product family also
includes Yojimbo, an effortless information organizer, and Super Get
Info, a file and folder info utility. Bare Bones Software has been
crafting fine Mac software since 1993 and operates as a
privately-held corporation based in Bedford, MA. For more
information, visit ( or send email to

TextWrangler, Yojimbo, Super Get Info and the Bare Bones Software
logo are trademarks of, and BBEdit, Mailsmith and “It doesn’t suck”
are registered trademarks of Bare Bones Software, Inc. Copyright (c)
2007, all rights reserved. All other trademarks or registered
trademarks are the property of their respective owners.