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  • 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 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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    MiKTeX

    MiKTeX is a typesetting system for the Windows operating system. The distribution includes TeX, pdfTeX and XeTeX. Significant features of MiKTeX are its ability to update itself by downloading new versions of previously installed...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    Overleaf

    Overleaf, formerly WriteLaTeX, is a collaborative writing and publishing system that makes the whole process of producing academic papers much quicker for both authors and publishers.

    Freemium Web / Cloud

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    Kile

    Kile is a TeX/LaTeX editor providing a user friendly environment to edit TeX/LaTeX source code. To install Kile on Windows, follow this tutorial: http://goo.gl/j1avz

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux KDE

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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

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    TeXworks

    The TeXworks project is an effort to build a simple TeX front-end program (working environment) that will be available for all today’s major desktop operating systems—in particular, MS Windows (XP and Vista), typical GNU/Linux distros...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    VerbTeX LaTeX Editor

    VerbTeX is a free, collaborative LaTeX Editor for your Android device. It allows you to create and manage LaTeX projects directly on your Android device and generate a PDF by using Verbosus (Online LaTeX and Octave Editor) ...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

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    TexMaths

    TexMaths is an addon designed to provide LaTeX support into LibreOffice. LaTeX equations can be inserted as images (SVG or PNG formats) and the LaTeX code is saved into the image attribute for further editing.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux LibreOffice

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    MacTeX

    MacTeX is a redistribution of TeX Live, including Mac-specific utilities and front-ends.

    Open Source Mac

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    TeXnicle

    TeXnicle is LaTeX editor designed for Mac OS X. It runs on Snow Leopard and Lion on 32-bit and 64-bit systems. TeXnicle is free (as in beer) and will remain so.

    Free Mac

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    Papeeria

    Write and compile LaTeX online. You need only browser and Internet access to typeset LaTeX documents and compile them to PDF. Papeeria mobile works with iPad, iPhone or Android, so you can work on your texts even when your are ...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

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    TeXPortal

    TeXPortal is an application to typeset TeX documents, targeting mainly at academic researchers.

    Free Android Android Tablet

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    TeXpert

    As an integrated environment, TeXpert allows users to edit, compile (generate PDF output) and view the result within a single app. As a result, it provides the convenience and productivity because it eliminates the hassles of...

    Freemium Android

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    JLatexEditor

    JLatexEditor is a cross-platform open source LaTeX editor. The editor is in constant development. It is well-tested on Linux and Mac OS X, but has to be considered pre-alpha version, and only for experimental use for Windows.

    Free Mac Linux

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    Inlage

    Inlage (Intelligent LaTex Generator) is a shareware LaTeX Integrated development environment that allows the user input LaTeX by using Windows 7's Math Input Panel. The shareware version does not allow saving or compiling after 5...

    Commercial Windows

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