Catlooking Writer Alternatives

    Catlooking Writer is described as 'Simple text exitor for inspiration. When I need a peacefull environment for writing, I use "Catlooking Writer". Clear and simple interface allow you to concentrate on your text. Nothing can distract you. Just you and your thoughts' and is a Text Editor in the category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Catlooking Writer for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is FocusWriter, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Catlooking Writer are WriteMonkey (Freemium), OmmWriter (Paid), Byword (Paid) and Q10 (Free).

    This page was last updated May 7, 2016

    1. FocusWriter is a fullscreen, distraction-free word processor designed to immerse you as much as possible in your work.
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    2. Writemonkey is a Windows zenware writing application with an extremely stripped down user interface, leaving you alone with your thoughts and your words.
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    3. Ommwriter is a simple text processor that firmly believes in making writing a pleasure once again, reinvindicating the close relationship between writer and paper. The more intimate the relation, the smoother the flow of inspiration.
    4. Byword is designed to make writing more enjoyable with Markdown on your Mac, iPhone and iPad.
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    5. Q10 is a simple but powerful text editor designed and built with writers in mind. Q10 is freeware. That's right, you can download and use it at no cost. Q10 is small, fast and keeps out of your way. Press F1 inside Q10 to read the help card.

      Discontinued

      Last version dates from 2011.

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    6. OmPad is a free, simple, powerful, beautiful and minimal writing app that helps you focus and concentrate on writing great content. Format your text with headings, bold, italic, links, images, lists, code and quotes.
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    7. ZenWriter, a text editor for Windows that cuts out all the distraction and lets you focus on letting your thoughts flow.
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    8. Dark Room is a full screen, distraction free, writing environment. Unlike standard word processors that focus on features, Dark Room is just about you and your text.
    9. TextRoom is a free (as in freedom and free beer) full screen text editor developed especially writers in mind.

      Discontinued

      Last commit dates from 2011. The last issue (still marked as new) dates from 2013.

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    10. JDarkRoom is a popular, simple full-screen text file editor with none of the usual bells and whistles that might distract you from the job in hand.

      Discontinued

      Last version dates from 2010.

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