Atom is an open-source, Small Electron iconElectron based text editor with a massive ecosystem of plugins and themes that are easily accessible through a built-in package manager. Being built with Electron, it uses web technology (HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Node.js) and offers the same editing experience across Mac, Windows and Linux desktops. Different from most editors, it uses that same technology for themes so the UI is highly configurable through HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

FEATURES
- Same familiar workflow across platforms.
- Built-in package manager.
- File system browser.
- Advanced find-and-replace that works across multiple files and folders.
- Smart autocompletion.

License

Free

Supported Platforms

Mac Windows Linux Chrome OS BSD Electron / Atom Shell

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Links to official Atom sites

Official Website    Twitter    GitHub

Features

Autocompletion Clean design Code completion Collaborative writing Community based Customizable Electron based Extensible by Plugins/Extensions Folder Hierarchy Fuzzy Finder GIT support GitHub integration Gitlab integration Hackable Interior Design Live collaboration Minimap Modular System Multiple languages Multiple cursors Night mode/Dark Theme Distraction-free UI Package Control Package Manager Plugin API Plugin manager Real time collaboration Separated workspaces Support for NodeJS Syntax Highlighting Tabbed interface Teletype Support for Themes Unit Testing Add a feature

Category

Development

Tags

code-snippets hackability packages programmers-editor programming text-editor


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