Open Source Epic Pen Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Epic Pen is gInk, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Epic Pen and four of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Epic Pen are Ardesia (Free, Open Source), Gromit-MPX (Free, Open Source) and ppInk (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 24, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      An on-screen on-screen annotation software for Windows.
      gInk vs Epic Pen opinions
      Almost everyone thinks gInk is a great alternative to Epic Pen.
      dgaleano Free, Easy, Configurable, Fast, Light
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      2
      This program is really good and useful.
      Positive comment 9 months ago

      1
      Portable, Free, simple, configurable
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      1
    1. Ardesia is an usefull software for use your desktop as a Sketchpad. You can write, markup and erase, also, of course, you can use your desktop as normal desktop. Also you can record your desktop. Excellent for teachers, and tutors.

      Discontinued

      According to website, no new version since 2012, latest issue reported was 2015.
      Just tested in Ubuntu 18.04, doesn't work. Was also reported to not work in Ubuntu 14.04.

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      Ardesia vs Epic Pen opinions
      Most users think Ardesia is a great alternative to Epic Pen.
      Draw, record and have fun!
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      0
      because it helps me make my videos better.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

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    2. Gromit-MPX is an on-screen annotation tool that works with any Unix desktop environment under X11 as well as Wayland.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      a fork from gInk, with many extra features (shape drawings, text,...).
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