Alternatives to AbiWord for all platforms with any license

  • LibreOffice - Writer icon

    LibreOffice - Writer

    Writer has all the features you need from a modern, full-featured word processing or desktop publishing tool. It's simple...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Google Drive - Docs icon

    Google Drive - Docs

    Google Docs is an online word processor, part of Google Drive , that lets you create and format text documents and collaborate with...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad

  • LyX icon

    LyX

    LyX is a document processor. It combines the power and flexibility of TeX/LaTeX, an advanced typesetting system, with the ease of use...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Xfce

  • iWork - Pages icon

    iWork - Pages

    Pages is a streamlined word processor and an easy-to-use page layout tool for the Mac. It allows you to be a writer one minute and a...

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

  • WPS Writer icon

    WPS Writer

    WPS Writer, part of WPS Office , is dependable and fast word processing software that is highly...

    Freemium Windows Linux

  • Write! icon

    Write!

    Write! is a distraction-free text editor that boosts your productivity. It supports markdown syntax, spell-checker, cloud integration...

    Commercial Windows

  • Zoho Writer icon

    Zoho Writer

    An online word processor that lets you create and edit documents in your web browser and save them in the cloud, so that you can share...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud

  • Bean icon

    Bean Discontinued

    Bean is a small, easy-to-use word processor (or more precisely, a rich text editor), designed to make writing convenient, efficient...

    Free Mac

  • WordPad icon

    WordPad

    WordPad is a simple word processor that is included with almost all versions of Microsoft Windows from Windows 95 onwards. It is the...

    Commercial Windows

  • Airborn OS icon

    Airborn OS

    Store and edit documents in the cloud without sacrificing your privacy

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Calligra Words icon

    Calligra Words

    Calligra Words (formerly KWord) is an intuitive word processor and desktop publisher application. With it, you can create informative...

    Open Source Linux KDE

  • Atlantis Word Processor icon

    Atlantis Word Processor

    Atlantis is an innovative, no-nonsense word processor carefully designed with the end-user in mind. Compact, fast-loading, but still...

    Freemium Windows Windows RT

  • TeXmacs icon

    TeXmacs

    GNU TeXmacs is a free wysiwyw (what you see is what you want) editing platform with special features for scientists. The software aims...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Xfce

  • TextMaker icon

    TextMaker

    TextMaker is a Microsoft Word-compatible word processor, part of SoftMaker FreeOffice. It's...

    Freemium Windows Linux Windows Mobile Android Android Tablet

  • IBM Lotus Symphony Documents icon

    IBM Lotus Symphony Documents

    IBM Lotus Symphony Documents lets you create, edit, share, and save word processing documents. IBM® Lotus® Symphony™ is a...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Jarte icon

    Jarte

    The Jarte word processor uses Microsofts reliable, fast starting WordPad word processing engine while adding many features missing in...

    Freemium Windows

  • Nevron Writer icon

    Nevron Writer

    Nevron Writer is a powerful word processor that can be used for any purpose - from writing a simple document to producing an entire...

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud

  • Fidus Writer icon

    Fidus Writer

    Fidus Writer is an online collaborative LaTeX editor especially made for academics who need to use citations and/or formulas. The...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • Mellel icon

    Mellel

    A Multilingual word processor that lets you paste images, objects and make tables

    Commercial Mac

  • AbleWord Warning

    AbleWord is a very capable word processing application that can read and write most popular document formats including PDF's. It...

    Free Windows

  • NisusWriter icon

    NisusWriter

    A light wordprocessor for the rest of us Localized in Danish, French, German, Italian, Polish, and Spanish

    Commercial Mac

  • DBook icon

    DBook

    DBook is a online service and solution to write large documents in a structured, collaborative and secure way.

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • WebODF icon

    WebODF

    WebODF is a JavaScript library that makes it easy to add Open Document Format (ODF) support to your website and to your mobile or...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Authorea icon

    Authorea

    Authorea is a collaborative text editor for research. Write and manage your documents in one place.

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Element WordPro icon

    Element WordPro

    Element WordPro gives you more power when you work with documents. You can create reports, letters, resumes, faxes and more quickly...

    Commercial Windows

  • Pagehand icon

    Pagehand Discontinued

    Pagehand is an elegant little word processor for Mac OS X designed for typographic quality and ease of use. Highlights: *...

    Commercial Mac

  • ConstEdit icon

    ConstEdit

    ConstEdit is a word processor that writes documents in the html format, which is the standard internet webpage format. Documents...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Notion icon

    Notion

    Beautiful. Lightweight. Always organized. Notion is an expressive and collaborative document editor that gives your ideas a place to...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Rizonesoft Verbum icon

    Rizonesoft Verbum Discontinued

    Verbum is a simple, user friendly word processor that works with a wide selection of file formats. When working with Verbum, do not...

    Free Windows

  • Aspose.Words for Android icon

    Aspose.Words for Android

    Aspose.Words for Android is a Java word processing component that enables developers to generate, modify, convert and render Word...

    Commercial Android

  • QJot icon

    QJot

    QJot is a relatively small, completely USB portable, alternative rich text editor with Unicode support that saves .doc files, inserts...

    Free Windows

  • Documents Viewer icon

    Documents Viewer

    Documents Viewer allows you to preview Word, Excel and Powerpoint documents on iPad as Microsoft Office originally displays them....

    Free iPad