"I have used CSE HTML Validator Lite for years now, I love it. I've recommended it to several people. Thanks for a great product!"
"I was used to a free online tool, which is nowhere near as simple to use as CSE HTML Validator Lite. It suits all my needs as a web developer and I have recommended it to many colleagues already!"
"CSE HTML Validator Lite is a superb application -- does everything I hoped and much more."
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NEW! Version 12.03
Clean up your site with CSE HTML Validator Lite for Windows! CSE HTML Validator Lite is an award winning FREE (for personal and educational use) HTML editor and basic HTML / HTML5 / XHTML syntax checker for Windows XP and Windows 7/8.
CSE HTML Validator Lite can:
"There aren't many freeware programs out there these days that are this well done and useful."
"I downloaded CSE HTML Validator Lite about two months ago and have used it ever since. It's absolutely delightful to use - and has options for everything you can think of (and a lot that you can't!). But in spite of the options, it can be used by amateurs like myself with the default values only. I have tried several other validators before and none comes near it for ease of use, flexibility, and thorough reliability. When I develop to the stage of needing the even more powerful edition, I won't bother to look elsewhere, as I'm confident this product will be of the highest standard also. Well done, and thanks."
"I just downloaded the free version and used it immediately. Already I can't say enough about this product! As soon as I have a few bucks ahead I absolutely will be upgrading, and recommending CSE HTML Validator products to everyone I know who makes web pages."
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CSE HTML Validator Lite is an award winning free (for personal and educational use) HTML editor and basic syntax checker! CSE HTML Validator Lite v12.03 improves upon the previous lite versions, is more up to date (with HTML5 support), and includes a built-in HTML/XHTML/text editor with dynamic help, syntax highlighting, split view, and spell checking.
Commercial editions are also available; these editions include link checking, a more powerful built-in HTML/XHTML/text editor, a batch wizard, thorough syntax checking, CSS syntax checking, and much more. These editions are recommended for business and government websites and for serious or professional web developers.
NOTE: CSE HTML Validator Lite is free for personal and educational use only. It is NOT free to use for business, government, or any for-profit use unless paired with a paid license of CSE HTML Validator Standard or CSE HTML Validator Professional with the same major version number (like v11.0, v12.0, etc.).
|Price (single license)||FREE||US $69||US $129||US $299|
|Editor split view/Full screen mode||/||/||/||/|
|HTML, XHTML, CSS editing|
|Integrates with other software|
|Open documents from the web|
|Spell checking (Editor/Validator)||/ No||/||/||/|
|CSS syntax checking||Limited|
|Superior HTML/XHTML checking|
|PHP syntax checking (requires PHP)|
|Section 508 accessibility checking|
|Search engine messages/tips|
|Disable messages you don't want|
|Pretty print & fix|
|Email address format checking|
|Integrated web browser|
|Lots of helpful advice|
|More frequent updates|
|Add your own tags and messages|
|XML message output|
|FREE major upgrades||NA||60 days||180 days||1 year|
|Priority support & maint (PS&M)||Available||Available||Included|
|Batch Wizard enhancements|
|Simple HTML Checking Only|
|Learning & Education|
|Generate Reports for Small & Medium Sites|
|Generate Reports for Large Sites|
Download the latest version of CSE HTML Validator Lite v12.03 for Windows XP and Windows 7/8 (about 6.2 MB):
|cselite.exe||HTTP||Primary - CNET Download.com|
|cselite.exe||HTTP||Secondary - Dallas, TX, USA|
After downloading, simply run the downloaded file to install CSE HTML Validator Lite.