Download Editors - Best Software & Apps

  • Adobe Dreamweaver CC

    2017

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The industry standard for web design

    6
    974 votes
    • PROS: Packed with powerful tools , Excellent multimedia integration, Support for many coding languages, Improved CSS inspection, Integration with WordPress, Joomla! etc, Writes good clean code
    • CONS: Lengthy installation process , Takes a while for beginners to get to grips with, Requires Creative Suite subscription
  • Code::Blocks

    13.12

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Fully configurable development envrionment for C++

    6
    385 votes
    • PROS: Automatic detection of compilers, Build compilations without makefiles, Extensive number of plugins, Autofill code
    • CONS: Some plugins are poor quality
  • Camera

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Fun and intuitive camera for mobile phones

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    • PROS: This software package is one of the easiest image editors to use., All options are found on the bottom of the screen.,
    • CONS: More advanced editing techniques are unavailable., It can only work within Google Chrome browsers.
  • Cyberduck

    (19798) 5.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    Elegant and efficient free FTP client

    6
    249 votes
    • PROS: Handles FTP, SFTP, Webdav and S3, Integration with external editors, Elegant interface, Integrated with Dropbox
    • CONS: Transfers may time out on SSL connections
  • Fresh HTML

    3.69

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An HTML editor for beginners

    7
    130 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use and navigate, Many different code insertion options, Color-coded HTML code page
    • CONS: Difficult to edit your code if it comes out wrong, No dual view of the HTML editor and page preview
  • Quantum GIS

    (QGIS) 1.7.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Software for Data Editors

    6
    65 votes
    • PROS: Huge amount of free content, Useful automation tools
    • CONS: User network tools not very user friendly, Can take time to learn certain features
  • Doninn Audio Editor

    1.07

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    The full-featured audio edito

    10
    5 votes
    • Flip4Mac

      3.3.5

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Microsoft endorsed WMV player for Mac

      5
      184 votes
      • PROS: Plays WMV files in standalone Flip Player or QuickTime, Doesn't obscure playback with controls, Converts video and audio to other formats, Optimized for OS X 10.7+, Powerful tools for video editors working with WMV, Playback support in Office 2011 for Word and PowerPoint, Keynote can import Windows Media files through Flip4Mac , Supports video previews in Finder, Supports WMV in Safari, Firefox, Chrome and Mail, Official Windows Media Player
      • CONS: Does not support Snow Leopard, Does not support screencasting, Leaves a watermark in QuickTime, Advanced features only in Pro version
    •  Intel® XDK

      1816

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Create Smartphone and Tablet Apps Using JavaScript and HTML5

      6
      48 votes
      • PROS: One-step solution, Support for multiple operating systems , In-cloud build system,
      • CONS: Finding documentation can be difficult, Performance isn’t the best
    • Wax

      2.0e

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Software for Video Editors

      6
      117 votes
      • PROS: Supports a wide range of formats, Easy to use, Can be used to create special effects,
      • CONS: The appearance is rather old fashioned, Not available on all operating systems,
    • XML Notepad

      2007 1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A free Development program for Windows

      8
      28 votes
      • GIF Viewer

        Beta 0.9.4

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A free (gpl) Development program for Windows

        5
        22 votes
        • Nvu

          1.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac
          Windows

          Complete web authoring system

          6
          12 votes
          • Adobe Fireworks

            CS6 12.0

            License
            try Download
            Platform
            Mac

            Accelerate web design and development

            5
            66 votes
            • PROS: Excellent video authoring solution for professional video editors, Fully compatible with other Adobe tools, Supports the newest technology: Blu-Ray, digital tapeless cameras, Work natively with a huge number of video formats
            • CONS: Complex for beginners
          • BlueGriffon

            1.7.2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows
            Mac

            Innovative WYSIWYG web designer

            8
            15 votes
            • PROS: Easy to use WYSIWYG interface, Compatible with HTML5 and CSS3, Based on same engine as Firefox, 64 bits
            • CONS: Unstable, Lacks a few options in menus
          • Video Cutter and Splitter

            1.4.0.0

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Free Software for Video Editors

            5
            128 votes
            • PROS: Free to download and use, Not much storage space required
            • CONS: Only works with Windows 98 or earlier, Can be tricky to learn
          • Texter

            0.2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Free Software to Replace Abbreviations with Text

            7
            38 votes
            • PROS: It is able to work with most traditional text editors and software packages., The ability to choose specific keyboard shortcuts based off of user preferences:,
            • CONS: The platform was last updated in 2009. This could present some issues with modern systems., There are potential compatibility issues with third-party software.,
          • OfficeSuite 8 + PDF Converter

            8.6.4939

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Android

            PCMAG AND GOOGLE PLAY EDITORS’ CHOICE AWARDS WINNER

            5
            1 vote
            • MacTeX

              2008

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Mac

              A Free (GPL) Development program for Mac

              6
              5 votes
              • XML Marker

                1.1

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                A free Development program for Windows

                7
                11 votes
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