Download Text Files - Best Software & Apps

  • Nitro PDF Reader

    3.5.3.14

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Powerful PDF viewer with annotation tools

    7
    211 votes
    • PROS: Nice interface, Can extract images and text from PDF files, Lets you convert documents to PDF, Complete set of annotation tools
    • CONS: None worth mentioning
  • ICQ

    8.2.7138

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Symbian
    Windows Mobile

    Chat, play and share files with your friends

    8
    104 votes
    • PROS: Easy, quick installation, Nice interface design, Loads of smileys, animations and other eye-candy, Text and video chats, Integration with social networks
    • CONS: Video chat is not embedded in the conversation window, Social networks must be configured on the program's website, No innovation over other IM apps
  • Notepad Classic for Windows 10

    1.0.0.35

    License
    free Download
    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. ,
  • JSON to CSV Converter

    1

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Convert JSON to CSV easily. Accepts JSON text, JSON files or JSON URLs.

    7
    6 votes
    • DAMN NFO Viewer

      2.10

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A handy viewer for NFO and DIZ files

      7
      82 votes
      • PROS: Fast and easy to use, Customizable interface, Integrated into Windows shell, Copies text just by selecting it
      • CONS: None so far
    • PDF to Text

      7.0

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Convert PDF files to Plain Text

      9
      53 votes
      • PROS: Converts PDFs into plain text, Works on otherwise restricted content
      • CONS: Can’t edit the PDF file itself, Format isn’t always perfectly retained
    • EureScribe

      2.0

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Transcribe multimedia text such as subtitles from audio files

      5
      15 votes
      • PROS: Makes subtitling more manageable, Breaks long clips down
      • CONS: Can be prone to bugs, Only saves to RTF format
    • TextAloud

      3.0.44

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Popular text to speech tool

      5
      103 votes
      • PROS: Generates small audio files, Lots of spoken and written help files, Impressive Natural Voice technology
      • CONS: Preset voice is very monotonous , GUI is very 'Windows 95' in appearance
    • Wondershare PDF Converter

      4.0.1

      License
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      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Wondershare PDF Converter is a powerful software which helps...

      8
      24 votes
      • DJ Java Decompiler

        3.10.10.93

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        Decompile java CLASS files and save it in text or other format

        6
        30 votes
        • File Viewer Express

          8

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Android

          File Viewer will display Photos, Text, Documents, Music, Video, and Excel Files.

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          No votes yet
          • Tenorshare Android Data Recovery Pro

            4.3.0.0

            License
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            Platform
            Windows

            Recover lost contacts, photos, text messages and other files from Android device

            8
            13 votes
            • Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android

              1.3.1

              License
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              Platform
              Mac

              Recover lost or deleted contacts, text messages, photos, WhatsApp messages, audio files, videos, documents and more.

              10
              1 vote
              • ABC Amber PDF Converter

                3.12

                License
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                Platform
                Windows

                Convert PDF files to a variety of text formats

                6
                5 votes
                • Tenoshare Android Data Recovery

                  4.3.0.0

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Recover lost contacts, photos, text messages and other files from Android device

                  6
                  41 votes
                  • text to epub converter

                    2.1.4

                    License
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                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Text files can be easily created and playable on most eBook readers.

                    7
                    7 votes
                    • Crypt4Free

                      4.8.9

                      License
                      free Download
                      Platform
                      Windows

                      Free files and text encryption software

                      5
                      5 votes
                      • Boxoft Screen OCR

                        License
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                        Platform
                        Windows

                        Capture screen text and convert to text files

                        4
                        1 vote
                        • EditPad Pro

                          7.1.2

                          License
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                          Platform
                          Windows

                          Convenient, powerful and versatile text editor to edit all kinds of text files

                          8
                          10 votes
                          • InFile Seeker

                            1.8.0.200

                            License
                            free Download
                            Platform
                            Windows

                            InFile Seeker is a practical tool designed to search for words or entire strings inside many text-based files.

                            6
                            6 votes
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