Edit Pad Alternatives

    Edit Pad is described as 'Fast, web-based plain text editor for quickly taking notes online' and is an website in the Development 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 Notepad, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Edit Pad are Notepad3 (Free, Open Source), metapad (Free, Open Source), EditPad Lite (Free Personal) and TextEdit (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 1, 2021

    1. Most simple text editor. Just plain text, saves in .txt format. Not available for download; bundled with all versions of Windows.
    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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    3. 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.
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    4. 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: - Large file and long line support.
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    5. 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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • PortableApps.com
      • The Portable Freeware Collection
      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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    6. A cloud based notepad made for writers by writers.
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    7. Simple open source text editor in the cloud.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      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.
    8. simpletexteditor.com How to use the Simple Text Editor? With Simple Text Editor, you can edit texts in a simple way. And you can saved for later use. It allows you to copy texts quickly with its Copy button.
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