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Archimedes Alternatives

Archimedes is described as 'LaTeX and Markdown editor designed to make mathematical writing easy' and is a LaTeX Editor in the education & reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Archimedes for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and Haiku. The best alternative is LyX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Archimedes are TeXstudio, Overleaf, Texmaker and Texpad.

Archimedes alternatives are mainly LaTeX Editors but may also be Word Processors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Archimedes.
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  • Mac

Archimedes is a LaTeX and Markdown editor designed to make mathematical writing easy.

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  1. LyX icon

    LyX

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Haiku

    LyX is a document processor that encourages an approach to writing based on the structure of your documents (WYSIWYM) and not simply their appearance (WYSIWYG). LyX combines the power and flexibility of TeX/LaTeX with the ease of use of a GUI.

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  2. TeXstudio is an integrated environment for writing LaTeX documents. Our goal is to make writing LaTeX as easy and comfortable as possible. Therefore TeXstudio has numerous features like syntax-highlighting, integrated viewer, reference checking and various assistants.

    Inline Checking


  3. 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.

    Templates
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    Texmaker

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Haiku

    Texmaker is a free LaTeX editor, that integrates many tools needed to develop documents with LaTeX, in just one application.

    Texmaker on Linux
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    Texpad

    • Mac

    Texpad is a LaTeX editor designed for straightforward navigation of projects of any size.

    Recent documents/welcome screen


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    TeXworks

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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 and other X11-based systems, and Mac OS X.

    on Linux
  7. TexitEasy is a free, cross-platform and open-source latex editor. TexitEasy has all the features a modern editor can have.

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  8. GNU TeXmacs is a free scientific editing platform designed to create beautiful technical documents. It provides a unified and user friendly framework for editing structured documents with different types of content: text, math, graphics, slides, etc.

    Micro typography.
  9. Getting your research published is tough. You face complex author guidelines, painful citation formatting, messy email collaboration, frustrating word templates, and long drawn submission processes. The good news? Typeset makes it easy.

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    TeXShop

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    TeXShop is a TeX/Latex editor and previewer for Mac OS X, written in Cocoa.

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