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Edit Pad Alternatives

Edit Pad is described as 'Fast, web-based plain text editor for quickly taking notes online' and is a Text Editor in the office & productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Edit Pad, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, PortableApps.com and The Portable Freeware Collection. The best alternative is Notepad3, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to Edit Pad are Notepad, metapad, EditPad Lite and TED Notepad.

Edit Pad alternatives are mainly Text Editors but may also be Note-taking Tools or Code Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Edit Pad.
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Fast, web-based plain text editor for quickly taking notes online.

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  1. Notepad3 icon

    Notepad3

    • Windows
    196 alternatives to Notepad3 

    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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    1.  LightweightNotepad3 consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PortableNotepad3 can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    3.  Syntax HighlightingNotepad3 supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
    4.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Notepad3 without registration.
    Supports RTL languages out of the box.
    Select Syntax Scheme
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    Notepad

    128 alternatives to Notepad 

    Most simple text editor. Just plain text, saves in .txt format. Not available for download; bundled with all versions of Windows.

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    1.  LightweightNotepad consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    metapad

    124 alternatives to metapad 

    Metapad is a small, fast (and completely free) text editor for Windows 9x/NT/XP/Vista with similar features to Microsoft Notepad but with many extra (and rather useful) features. It was designed to completely replace Notepad since it includes all of Notepads features and much...

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    1.  Portablemetapad can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Main Window and Settings
    Plugins for 32 languages
  4. EditPad Lite icon

    EditPad Lite

    122 alternatives to EditPad Lite 

    EditPad Lite is a compact general-purpose text editor. Use EditPad Lite to easily edit any kind of plain text file. EditPad Lite has all the essential features to make text editing a breeze:

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    1.  PortableEditPad Lite can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    EditPad Lite - Text editor with advanced search and replace
  5. TED Notepad icon

    TED Notepad

    97 alternatives to TED Notepad 

    Replace notepad with free Unicode notepad replacement, rich in innovative features, text-processing functions, tools and hot-keys.

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    1.  PortableTED Notepad can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  LightweightTED Notepad consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Tools dropdown


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    ATPad

    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    • The Portable Freeware Collection
    189 alternatives to ATPad 

    ATPad is a simple Notepad replacement written in pure C and Windows API. Keeping simplicity of Notepad it provides many additional features. 90kb UPX repacked.

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    1.  PortableATPad can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  LightweightATPad consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    90kb!
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  7. Little Transformer: Text Editor with TTS icon

    Little Transformer: Text Editor with TTS

    217 alternatives to Little Transformer: Text Editor with TTS 

    This tool can transform texts into a variety of formats/structures. It can assist tasks of data formatting and coding. Formatting steps can be stored and reused. The tool includes text-to-speech of various languages.

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    1.  Text to SpeechLittle Transformer: Text Editor with TTS allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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  8. TextEdit icon

    TextEdit

    99 alternatives to TextEdit 

    When you need to create text documents, TextEdit is a highly versatile word processor, including tools to format and layout your page, edit and stylize text, check spelling, create tables and lists, import graphics, work with HTML, and even add music and movie files.

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    TextEdit main interface (Updated) (Noticed I used the same text thing as the other one?)
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    WriteXO

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    7 alternatives to WriteXO 

    A cloud based notepad made for writers by writers.

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    Main website
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    MyTextArea

    18 alternatives to MyTextArea 

    MyTextArea is a quick and simple online text editor for plain text. It features plain text editing, local storage (saving to browser storage), character/word counter. New features added on a regular basis.

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