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  • Sublime Text

    Sublime Text3.2.1.3207

    License
    free Download
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    Windows
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    Minimalist editor for hardcore programming

    7
    178 votes
    • PROS: Minimalist interface, Handy minimap on the side, Works with many coding languages, Support for macros and plug-ins, Lots of updates, Fast
    • CONS: Code navigation could be better, No built-in code completion, Doesn't support Zen Coding
  • EditPlus

    EditPlus4.0

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    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
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    integrated web browser
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    EditPlus text and HTML Editor for Windows

    7
    153 votes
    • gedit

      gedit2.30.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
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      Default GNOME client for Windows

      7
      330 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, Supports a huge range of languages, Supports remote editing, Plugins extend functionality
      • CONS: Doesn't allow inserting of multimedia content, May seem limited without plugins
    • Geany

      Geany0.19.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
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      on top

      Lightweight Tool for Coders

      7
      157 votes
      • PROS: Runs quickly and smoothly, Packed with useful tools
      • CONS: Only suitable for Linux users, Can be tricky to get to grips with
    • Vim

      Vim8.1.1842

      License
      free Download
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      Windows
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      Highly configurable text editor

      7
      65 votes
      • PROS: Multi-featured, Pop-out menus
      • CONS: Intimidating for beginners, Not very attractive
    • Brackets

      BracketsVaries with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac
      Windows
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      css editor
      development
      for designers
      html editor

      Free Text Editor for Web Designers

      7
      1 vote
      • PROS: Easy to customise, Very easy to use
      • CONS: Needs to be installed, Third party plug ins are not supported
    • Code Writer

      Code Writervaries-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
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      Advanced Coding Editing Environment

      10
      3 votes
      • PROS: Quick shortcuts and popup commands, Intuitive user interface with syntax highlighting, Supports over 20 file types, Opens multiple documents with switching options
      • CONS: Needs Windows 10 Fall Creators Update ver. 1709, Some file types may not support advanced editing features, May have issues processing very large files, Multiple files cannot be arranged as one step to cycle
    • PhpStorm

      PhpStormVaries with device

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      Windows
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      php

      A full featured IDE for developers

      9
      4 votes
      • PROS: Removes the annoyances of writing PHP code, Integrated with all related technologies PHP developers use
      • CONS: Very pricey when there are free alternatives, Takes time to configure exactly as you would like
    • Squad

      SquadEarly Access

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      Windows
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      Large-Scale Army Battle

      9
      50 votes
      • PROS: 40 versus 40 matches, Variety of real-life squad types, Vehicles and defensive structures, Built-in VoIP system
      • CONS: Requires very large system resources, Requires a stable network connection, Not beginner-friendly, Lacks single player mode or story
    • Atom

      Atomvaries-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac
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      one editor

      Build your own text editor with this free open-source editor

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      • PROS: A one-of-a-kind tool that has made customizing easier than ever, A free text editor and a tool for programmers to play with
      • CONS: Non-programmers may not be as thrilled by this tool, You will have to learn a bit about programming to make your own changes
    • Coda

      Coda2.0.11

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      Platform
      Mac
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      day one

      One-window web development

      7
      107 votes
      • PROS: Integration of core features, Leopard GUI, Code completion, Collection of built in books
      • CONS: Can be overwhelming for first time users
    • Meld

      MeldVaries with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
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      Compare two different files with this open-source tool

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      • PROS: The color coding makes comparing your code very easy, It has a two-way and three-way split
      • CONS: Not worth installing for anything other than comparing programming code, The Mac version is not well supported and may not install
    • MonoDevelop

      MonoDevelopVaries with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
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      environment

      MonoDevelop is a simple multiplatform Integrated Development Environment

      4
      3 votes
      • PROS: Multi-platform development environment, Clear easy-to-use interface design
      • CONS: Can run slowly especially on older machines, Updating to newer versions is unpredictable
    • Compare It!

      Compare It!3.81

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      Platform
      Windows
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      A trial version Software utilities program for Windows

      7
      27 votes
      • NetBeans

        NetBeansIDE 6.9

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac
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        Open source, high performance, modular, extensible, multi-platform Java IDE

        7
        45 votes
        • CherryTree

          CherryTreeVaries with device

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows
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          A note-taking app for the engineers and technically minded people

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          • PROS: A very sophisticated note taking and text-copying tool, The tool has many features and lots of functions
          • CONS: It is mostly for people undertaking technical tasks, The tool is not a convenience tool as other note-taking apps are
        • Espresso

          Espresso1.11.33

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          buy Download
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          Windows
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          Espresso is a powerful permissions-based email client designed...

          5
          1 vote
          • DzSoft Perl Editor

            DzSoft Perl Editor5.8.9.7

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            Platform
            Windows
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            perl

            Perl CGI scripts editor with debugging features and syntax highlighting

            8
            6 votes
            • SS Ynote Classic

              SS Ynote Classic2.6

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows
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              Text Editor with text to speech conversion, syntax highlighting, code folding, calculator, spell check and much more tools.

              9
              23 votes
              • WebStorm

                WebStormVaries with device

                License
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                Platform
                Windows
                Mac
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                cross platform
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                development platform
                html

                Smart and Lightweight JavaScript IDE Platform

                10
                1 vote
                • PROS: Cross-platform functionality enhances the effectiveness of WebStorm, A free trial is provided before a paid subscription is required
                • CONS: Primarily meant for experienced programmers, The last update took place in 2016
              Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
              #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
              1gedit2.30.23307.4Windows,Mac
              2Geany0.19.21577.1Windows
              3Sublime Text3.2.1.32071787Windows,Mac
              4EditPlus4.01536.7Windows
              5Coda2.0.111076.6Mac,Web Apps
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