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. Ynote Classic is an easy to use fast and advanced text editor with a tabbed interface and multiview. It has intelligent Syntax Highlighting, Code Folding , Auto Indent and autocompletion. It can highlight any language you like using Regular Expressions.
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    2. Notepad-like VB.Net multi-tab source code editor for Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7 that supports ASM, ASP.Net, Boo, C#, C++, CSS, HTML, INI, Java, JavaScript, Lua, Perl, PHP, Python, Ruby, SQL, VB.Net, XML and plain text files.


      • Windows
      PHP Studio is an easy-to-use and comprehensive development solution for PHP based websites and applications.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Embitz is a free C/C++ IDE built to meet the most demanding needs of its users working in the field of embedded software development Finally, an IDE with all the features you need and operation across different targets (ARM, MSP430, PIC, ...).
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    3. MetroTextual is a Windows text editor inspired by Microsoft’s Metro Design Language. It’s designed to be a visually appealing replacement for Notepad; with significant improvements to performance and aesthetics.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      LopeEdit is a powerful programmers editor and a replacement of Windows Notepad.

      Bundleware

      The installation may contain adwares. Be careful during the installation: Forum

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Yi is a text editor written, and extensible in, the Haskell programming language. It can be made to behave like emacs or like vi.
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    4. Mystix is a text editor with customizable syntax highlighting, customizable code folding and other text editing features.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.3.1, released in November 2005, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      TotalEdit is a powerful notepad replacement and text editor. Packed full of features to help everyone from office workers, journalists through to programmers and web site editors.
    5. FavoText is a text editor, which supports editing file with text/hex format, syntax highlighting and auto completion; it also offers many powerful features for Web page authors and programmers.
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