Alternatives to LibreOffice - Writer for Windows with any license

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  • Microsoft Office Word icon

    Microsoft Office Word

    Microsoft Word, part of the Microsoft Office Suite but also sold as a standalone application, is Microsoft's word processor. Its proprietary (but open-specification) DOC format is considered a...

    Commercial Mac Windows Android iPhone Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

  • Apache OpenOffice Writer icon

    Apache OpenOffice Writer

    Writer, part of the Apache OpenOffice suite, is an open-source word processor. It supports the ISO standard Open Document Format (ODF) for data interchange as its default file format, as well as Microsoft...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    LyX

    LyX is a document processor. It combines the power and flexibility of TeX/LaTeX, an advanced typesetting system, with the ease of use of a graphical interface. Although in some respects its user interface resembles that of...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Xfce

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    AbiWord

    AbiWord is a free software word processor. The name "AbiWord" (pronounced "Abby Word") is derived from the root of the Spanish word "abierto", meaning "open". It runs on Linux, Mac OS X...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku AmigaOS Xfce

  • Write! icon

    Write!

    Write! is a distraction-free text editor that boosts your productivity. It supports markdown syntax, spell-checker, cloud integration and much more! Features: Native Cloud Clean UI With Tabs Writing Sessions ...

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux

  • Quip icon

    Quip

    Quip is a modern word processor that enables you to create beautiful documents on any device, including the iPad, iPhone, and the desktop. It combines documents and messages into a single chat-like “thread” of updates — making...

    Commercial Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • 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 successor of Windows 3.1s Write. From Windows 7 Wordpad includes the ribbon user interface.

    Commercial Windows

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    TextMaker

    TextMaker is a Microsoft Word-compatible word processor, part of SoftMaker FreeOffice. It's available for free included in the FreeOffice suite. It runs lean (using around 12MB of RAM on my...

    Freemium Windows Linux Windows Mobile Android Android Tablet

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    TeXmacs

    GNU TeXmacs is a free wysiwyw (what you see is what you want) editing platform with special features for scientists. The software aims to provide a unified and user friendly framework for editing structured documents with different...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Xfce

  • 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 powerful and efficient, Atlantis will be the perfect companion for a wide range of your word...

    Freemium Windows Windows RT

  • 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 book.

    Commercial Mac Windows Web / Cloud

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  • AbleWord icon

    AbleWord

    AbleWord is a very capable word processing application that can read and write most popular document formats including PDF's. It is fully featured, supporting image formatting, tables, headers & footers and includes spell...

    Free Windows

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    Jarte

    The Jarte word processor uses Microsofts reliable, fast starting WordPad word processing engine while adding many features missing in WordPad. Jarte can save files as .doc, .rtf, or .txt. It has all the features that most students...

    Freemium Windows PortableApps.com

  • ConstEdit icon

    ConstEdit

    ConstEdit is a word processor that writes documents in the html format, which is the standard internet webpage format. Documents written with ConstEdit can therefore be directly viewed with a web-browser.

    Free Personal Windows

  • Simple Words icon

    Simple Words

    Simple Words is an easy-to-use yet robust word processor with a modern user interface, Rich Text processing, and compatibility with all popular file formats.

    Commercial Windows

    • Discontinued No news from the company since January 2015. Last version of the program can be still bought from the official website.
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    Hive.js

    Extensible real-time collaboration platform that supports multiple document types (plain text, rich text, SVG images).

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted GitHub Node.JS

  • QJot icon

    QJot

    QJot is a relatively small, completely USB portable, alternative rich text editor with Unicode support that saves text files, inserts images and more. Its native format is RTF and it can be used with any script that is supported...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 5.9.1, released in December 2008, can be still downloaded from MajorGeeks.
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    DevVicky

    DevVicky Word is a stable, feature-savvy word processor unbound by a proprietary file formats. Besides handling an equally impressive number of file formats, DevVicky Words feature set includes everything one would expect in a modern...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued The official website is no longer available. Last version, 2.0, released on June 04, 2010, can be still downloaded from Download.com
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    Microsoft Word Viewer

    View, print and copy Word documents, even if you dont have Word installed. The Word Viewer, together with the Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats, allows you open Word documents saved...

    Free Windows

  • Rizonesoft Verbum icon

    Rizonesoft Verbum

    Verbum is a simple, user friendly word processor that works with a wide selection of file formats. When working with Verbum, do not expect to find fancy ribbon menus or lots of tools, like in Microsoft Office. Verbum aims to be a...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued The official website is no longer avalable. Last version, 1.2.1.1, was released on December, 2011. You can still download it from SoftPedia.com
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    XolidoSign

    XolidoSign, the best technology for electronic signature, time stamping and verification of all types of intelligent documents (PDF integrated firm, images, etc..). XolidoSign Desktop is a free application to electronically sign...

    Freemium Windows Web / Cloud

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    RoughDraft

    RoughDraft is a freeware word processor for Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000 and XP. Although suitable for general use, it has features specifically designed for creative writing: novels, short stories, articles, plays and screenplays....

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued No longer developed since 2009. Last version, 3.0, released in 2005, can be still downloaded from the official website.