Alternatives to Microsoft Office Word 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

  • AbiWord icon

    AbiWord

    AbiWord is a free software word processor. The name "AbiWord" (pronounced "Abby Word") is derived from the root of...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD Haiku AmigaOS Xfce

  • WPS Office icon

    WPS Office

    Have you ever thought of replace your over-sized bloated office software with a smaller one? As a 60 MB free office productivity...

    Freemium Windows Linux Android iPhone 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

  • Scrivener icon

    Scrivener

    Scrivener is a word processor and project management tool created specifically for writers of long texts such as novels and research...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • ONLYOFFICE icon

    ONLYOFFICE

    ONLYOFFICE is a cloud office suite integrated with CRM, Project Management and Email. It is available in both commercial and open...

    Freemium Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • 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

  • Q10 icon

    Q10

    Q10 is a simple but powerful text editor designed and built with writers in mind.

    Free Windows

  • 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

  • WriteRoom icon

    WriteRoom

    For Mac & iPhone users to write without distractions. WriteRoom is a full screen writing environment. Unlike the cluttered word...

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

  • 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

  • Documents To Go icon

    Documents To Go

    Create, view and edit native Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files The first and only commercially for $ 14.99 available mobile...

    Commercial Android iPhone Blackberry iPad

  • 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...

    Free Personal Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • 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

  • Byword icon

    Byword

    Byword is designed to make writing more enjoyable with Markdown on your Mac, iPhone and iPad. Features - Designed to make writing...

    Commercial Mac iPhone 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...

    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

  • Dictanote icon

    Dictanote

    Dictanote is a mini Microsoft Office Word with multi-language speech recognition built-in and runs on Chrome

    Freemium Web / Cloud Chrome OS Chrome

  • 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

  • Buzzword icon

    Buzzword

    A collaborative online word processor that is based on Flash. In future, there'll be an offline version. Very simple to use and...

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud

  • NisusWriter icon

    NisusWriter

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

    Commercial Mac

  • 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