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Emerald Editor (Crimson Editor) Alternatives

Emerald Editor (Crimson Editor) is described as 'Crimson Editor is a professional source editor for Windows. While it can serve as a good replacement for Notepad, it also offers many powerful features for programming languages such as HTML, C/C++, Perl, and Java' and is a Code Editor in the development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Emerald Editor (Crimson Editor) for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, PortableApps.com and Total Commander. The best alternative is Notepad++, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Emerald Editor (Crimson Editor) are Notepad3, Aptana Studio, jEdit and TextMate.

Emerald Editor (Crimson Editor) alternatives are mainly Text Editors but may also be Code Editors or IDEs. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Emerald Editor (Crimson Editor).
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

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  1. Notepad++ is a free source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages.

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  2. Notepad3 is a fast and light-weight Scintilla-based text editor with syntax highlighting. It has a small memory footprint, but is powerful enough to handle most programming jobs.

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    Aptana Studio

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Aptana Studio is a complete web development environment that combines powerful authoring tools with a collection of online hosting and collaboration services that help you and your team do more. Includes support for PHP, CSS, FTP, and more...

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    jEdit

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    jEdit is a mature programmer's text editor with hundreds (counting the time developing plugins) of person-years of development behind it.

    jEdit on Windows
  5. 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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    CotEditor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Syntax Highlighting: Colorize more than 50 pre-installed major languages like HTML, PHP, Python, Ruby or Markdown. You can also create your own settings.

    CotEditor (Updated with a different theme)
  7. TextWrangler is the powerful general purpose text editor, and Unix and server administrator’s tool.

    Discontinued

    The developers announced that development of TextWrangler has stopped, in favor of concentrating their efforts on the development of BBEdit.Quoted from the TextWrangler webpage, "We are sunsetting TextWrangler, and we encourage anyone interested in TextWrangler to download and use BBEdit instead."

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    MadEdit

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Xfce

    MadEdit is an Open-Source and Cross-Platform Text/Hex Editor written in C++ and wxWidgets.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.2.9, released in February 2009, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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    NoteTab

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    NoteTab is a leading text editor, popular Notepad replacement, and powerful code-based HTML editor for Windows.

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    SynWrite

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Total Commander

    SynWrite is a free source code editor and notepad replacement for Microsoft Windows Operating Systems.

    Discontinued

    Last update was on 29-08-2017. Synwrite is continued on CudaText.Only there is no Total Commander plug-in with CudaText.

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