Bare Bones Software has updated BBEdit, its HTML and text editor, to version 7.0.2.

New features include: support for automatic sensing and translation of a file's text encoding; the ability to control the number of remembered items in the Open Recent Menu; new Text encodings and Unix scripting preferences panels; a Save a Copy command; and numerous interface refinements and fixes for various reported issues.

An in-depth list of changes is available from the company's Web site.

The update is available for free download to all registered BBEdit 7.0 owners.