Aquamacs Emacs Alternatives for Windows

    Aquamacs Emacs is not available for Windows but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Windows with similar functionality. The best Windows alternative is Visual Studio Code, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Aquamacs Emacs and loads of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Aquamacs Emacs are Notepad++ (Free, Open Source), Atom (Free, Open Source), Sublime Text (Free Personal) and Vim (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 7, 2021

    1. Text.app is a simple text editor for Chrome OS and Chrome. It's fast, lets you open multiple files at once, has syntax highlighting, and saves to Google Drive on Chrome OS.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • PortableApps.com
      Free hex editor (Frhed) is an binary file editor for Windows. It is small but has many advanced features like ability to load big files partially.

      Discontinued

      Last Update: 2013-05-23
      https://sourceforge.net/projects/frhed/

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Spacevim is Spacemacs for Vim .
      • Windows
      Intype is a powerful and intuitive code editor for Windows with lightning fast response. It is easily extensible and customizable, thanks in part to its support for scripting and native plug-ins. It makes development in any programming or scripting language quick and easy.

      Discontinued

      Development seems to be discontinued. Latest activity on Twitter dates back to June 2013. Last version, 1.0.1, released on March 2013, can be still bought from the official website.

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    2. SpaceNeovim is Spacemacs for Neovim . It's a fork of Spacevim that focuses on Neovim functions.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • Haiku
      • MS-DOS
      JED is a freely available text editor for Unix, VMS, MSDOS, OS/2, BeOS, QNX, and win9X/NT platforms. Although it is a powerful editor designed for use by programmers, its drop-down menu facility make it one of the friendliest text editors around.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Microsoft Paint
      People joke about what IDE they use often, things like Word, MS Notepad, sometimes even Eclipse, and then often times MS Paint. People joke about MS Paint because it's not even a text editor, people joke about it because it doesn't have one feature in common with IDEs.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • PortableApps.com
      Aubrey’s gVim is, well, Aubrey's gVim! The project arose out the his personal desire to use Vim as my HTML, CSS, PHP & Javascript editor.
    3. HippoEDIT is a powerful, fast and easy to use Windows text editor, primarily targeted at power users and programmers.
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    4. BinHex CryPactor, a tiny and portable application that can be used to manipulate binary and hexadecimal strings!
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