CodeRunner Alternatives

    CodeRunner is described as 'A simple programmer's editor with a tightly-integrated console' and is a Code Editor in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to CodeRunner for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Chrome OS and BSD. The best alternative is Atom, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like CodeRunner are Sublime Text (Free Personal), Bluefish Editor (Free, Open Source), TextMate (Free, Open Source) and Graviton Editor (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 29, 2021

    1. Atom is an open-source, Electron 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.
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      does not have a built in compiler
      Negative comment over 4 years ago

    2. Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, html and prose - any kind of text file. You'll love the slick user interface and extraordinary features.
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      Some users think Sublime Text is a great alternative to CodeRunner, some don't.
      Sublime text cannot execute code like coderunner.
      Negative comment over 4 years ago

      clear interface, easy to use
      Positive comment about 3 years ago

      It can run codes and has code completion. These are only needed in a code editor.
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago


    3. Bluefish is a powerful editor targeted towards programmers and webdesigners, with many options to write websites, scripts and programming code. Bluefish supports many programming and markup languages, and it focuses on editing dynamic and interactive websites.
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    4. TextMate brings Apple's approach to operating systems into the world of text editors. By bridging UNIX underpinnings and GUI, TextMate cherry-picks the best of both worlds to the benefit of expert scripters and novice users alike.
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    5. Graviton Code Editor is a minimalist, cross-platform editor focused on speed, customization and productivity. FEATURES - Themes - Plugins - Full compatibility with .
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    6. Textastic is a text editor for iPhone, iPad and Mac with rich support for syntax highlighting, FTP, SFTP and Dropbox.
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    7. Experimental Sublime Text clone. The Backend is written in Go (Programming Language). If you are fluent in go, go ahead fork the projekt. This project is at an early stage. It is a chance and a challenge.


      It would appear that Lime Text has been abandoned. It's web site is unavailable and it appears no work has been done on it since last year.

    8. Howl is a general purpose editor that aims to be both lightweight and fully customizable. It is built on top of the very fast LuaJIT runtime, and can be extended in either Lua or Moonscript. It has a minimalistic UI driven mainly by the keyboard.
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      Judge0 IDE is a free and open-source online code editor that allows you to write and execute code from a rich set of languages. It's perfect for anybody who just wants to quickly write and run some code without opening a full-featured IDE on their computer.
    9. The beautiful, fast, flexible, native Mac code editor from Panic.
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