Download Notepad - Best Software & Apps

  • Notepad++

    6.8.7

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    Platform
    Windows

    Complete source code editor and Notepad replacement

    7
    573 votes
    • PROS: Functional, Feature rich, Tabbing
    • CONS: Not very attractive!
  • Mac Notepad

    9.0

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    Platform
    Mac

    Write Notes Keep Notes and Master Notes for Free.

    5
    94 votes
    • PROS: Great for notekeeping, Fast and responsive, Well-organized interface,
    • CONS: Features can be overwhelming,
  • Notepad Classic for Windows 10

    1.0.0.35

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    Platform
    Windows

    Free Classic Notepad for Personal and Professional Use

    6
    46 votes
    • PROS: An excellent layout when saving creating or modifying existing text files. , Usability improvements have allowed this version to be even easier to manipulate.,
    • CONS: The last update occurred in October 2012., As the name suggests this software package is not compatible with earlier operating systems. ,
  • Notepad++ Portable

    6.2.1

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    Platform
    Windows

    Text editing on the move

    8
    52 votes
    • PROS: Support for many coding languages, Lots of extra tools to write and code
    • CONS: You have to download necessary files for spellcheck
  • Notepad++ Plugin Manager

    1.0.8

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    Platform
    Windows

    Plugin manager for Notepad++

    8
    4 votes
    • PROS: Makes managing Notepad++ plugins easy, Downloads useful associated plugins, Updates plugins automatically,
    • CONS: W7 and Vista must use as admin
  • Finale Notepad

    2012

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    Platform
    Windows

    Write Music Your Way

    6
    241 votes
    • PROS: Quickly and easily create sheet music with or without lyrics, Use the playback features to hear your music as soon as you've written it,
    • CONS: This application is a free trial after 30 days purchase is required to use,
  • Classic Notes Lite - Notepad

    1.0.42

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    Platform
    Android

    Keep notes simply with Classic Notes Lite - Notepad

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    • PROS: Simple notepad interface, Easy interaction with other apps, Many useful extra features
    • CONS: Only premium version is ad-free
  • MiniPad2

    Build 101128 3.2.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    A handy tabbed notepad

    8
    28 votes
    • PROS: Tabbed interface, No installation required, Powers up the clipboard, Completely customizable
    • CONS: Calc sheets only work with basic Maths
  • BBNotePad

    1.1.3

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    Platform
    BlackBerry

    Free notepad application for BlackBerry

    9
    18 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Spell check, Text search
    • CONS: Low on formatting features
  • NOTEPAD

    2.5

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    Platform
    Android

    Increase Productivity with this Intuitive App

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    • PROS: Works as a straightforward notes app, Customizable colours and fonts
    • CONS: Not different enough from the stock notes app, Includes ads
  • MemPad

    3.42

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    Platform
    Windows

    A handy notepad for all your notes

    8
    9 votes
    • PROS: Automatic file saving, Notes database can be organized and categorized in any way, Security tools: data encryption, read-only notes
    • CONS: No formatting tools, Search tool doesn't work properly, Weird configuration menu