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Codex Alternatives

Codex is described as 'simple file-based Markdown documentation platform built on top of Laravel. It's completely customizable and dead simple to use to create beautiful documentation' and is a documentation generator in the development category. There are nine alternatives to Codex for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, Self-Hosted solutions and BSD. The best alternative is Doxygen, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Codex are Daux.io, Slate API Docs Generator, Raneto and Presidium.

Codex alternatives are mainly Documentation Generators but may also be Static Site Generators. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Codex.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Self-Hosted

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    Doxygen

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Haiku

    Doxygen is a tool for generating documentation from annotated C++ sources, as well as other popular programming languages like C, Objective-C, C#, PHP, Java, Python, IDL (CORBA, Microsoft, and UNO/OpenOffice flavors), Fortran, VHDL, Tcl, and to some extent D.

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    Daux.io

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Private Packagist
    • Self-Hosted
    • PHP

    Daux.io is a documentation generator that uses a simple folder structure and Markdown files to create custom documentation on the fly. It helps you create great looking documentation in a developer friendly way.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownDaux.io supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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  3. Slate API Docs Generator icon

    Slate API Docs Generator

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Create beautiful, intelligent, responsive API documentation.

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  4. Raneto icon

    Raneto

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Raneto is an open source Knowledgebase platform that uses static Markdown files to power your Knowledgebase.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownRaneto supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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    Presidium

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • GitHub Pages

    Presidium is a software documentation management system for agile teams, and their users, made from commonly used open source components.

    ⚫︎ Support for MarkDownPresidium supports MarkDown for document formatting.
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  6. Wikitten

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Wikitten is a small, fast, PHP wiki that I made because I really needed a place to store my notes, snippets, ideas, and so on.

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    phpDocumentor 2

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    PHP documentation generator based on docblock parsing.

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  8. LDoc

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Lua

    LDoc is Lua documentation generator intended to be compatible with LuaDoc and thus follows the pattern set by the various Doc tools:

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    LuaDoc

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Documentation Generator Tool for the Lua language.

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    Discontinued

    From GitHub repo: "LuaDoc is obsolete, use LDoc instead"

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