Alternatives to Expresso for all platforms with any license

  • RegExr icon

    RegExr

    RegExr is an online tool for editing and testing Regular Expressions (RegExp / RegEx). It provides a simple interface to enter RegEx...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • RegexBuddy icon

    RegexBuddy

    RegexBuddy is your perfect companion for working with regular expressions. Learning, creating, understanding, testing, using and...

    Commercial Windows

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    regular expressions 101

    Extensive regex tester and debugger with highlighting for PHP, PCRE, Python and JavaScript.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • The Regex Coach icon

    The Regex Coach

    The Regex Coach is a graphical application for Windows which can be used to experiment with (Perl-compatible) regular expressions...

    Free Personal Windows

  • rubular

    A ruby based regular expression editor

    Free Web / Cloud

  • The Regulator icon

    The Regulator

    The Regulator is an advanced Regular expressions testing tool, featuring syntax highlighting and web-service integration with...

    Open Source Windows

  • Reggy icon

    Reggy

    Reggy is a small OS X cocoa/objective-c application to very quickly visualize what a given regular expression will match given a test...

    Open Source Mac

  • jRegExAnalyser icon

    jRegExAnalyser

    jRegExAnalyser is an interactive tool written in Java to write, test, debug, analyse and profile regular expressions. Its free and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Regex Lab .NET

    Regex Lab .NET is a full-featured application for editing regular expressions. The application features a modern, highly functional UI...

    Open Source Windows

  • Regex Hero icon

    Regex Hero

    Online Silverlight regular expression tester with instantaneous highlighting, regex analysis, code completion, benchmarking, and C#...

    Commercial Mac Windows Web / Cloud

  • Patterns icon

    Patterns

    Patterns is a simple yet powerful tool for working with regular expressions. Build great patterns quickly and effortlessly with syntax...

    Commercial Mac

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    Visual REGEXP Discontinued

    This software will let you design your regexps by letting you type the expression and visualize its effect on a sample of your choice.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Kodos icon

    Kodos

    Kodos is a Python GUI utility for creating, testing and debugging regular expressions for the Python programming language. Kodos...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Debuggex icon

    Debuggex

    Debuggex is an intuitive visual regular expression debugger, tester, and helper.

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • RegexPal icon

    RegexPal

    An online JavaScript regular expression tester. Enter a regex expression and test data and determine if matches are made.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • RegexMagic icon

    RegexMagic

    Use RegexMagic to generate complete regular expressions to your specifications by using RegexMagics flexible patterns, instead of the...

    Commercial Windows

  • RegViz icon

    RegViz

    RegViz is a tool for debugging JavaScript regular expressions in a visual way. Advanced highlighting helps you to understand the...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • RegExhibit icon

    RegExhibit

    Having trouble getting your regular expressions just right? Not sure what they match and what they leave out? Tired of having to write...

    Open Source Mac

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  • PyRegex

    PyRegex is an online Regular Expression tester for python dialect.

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • Oyster icon

    Oyster

    Regular expressions are a powerful tool for developers, but they aren't the easiest things to build and debug. Oyster helps you...

    Commercial Mac

Expresso Comments

Tested:RegExrRad Regular Expression DesignerNot tested (but ...

Comment by tangoak
about Expresso Jun 2011

Tested:
RegExr
Rad Regular Expression Designer

Not tested (but took a look):
The Regulator
Kodos
jRegExAnalyser

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Tried all non-commercial programs similar to Expresso and E ...

Comment by tangoak
about Expresso Jun 2011

Tried all non-commercial programs similar to Expresso and Expresso was best. It is easy to use, simple and has many good features.

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