Alternatives to Final Draft for Linux with any license

  • Manuskript

    Open-source tool for writers. With outliner, character management, plot development, distraction-free editor, etc.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Manuskript is for novels. Final Draft is for screenplays. Guest • Aug 2016 • 4 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Manuskript is not a scriptwriting program. Guest • Sep 2017 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Trelby

    Trelby is simple, fast and elegantly laid out to make screenwriting simple. It is infinitely configurable. * Screenplay editor: Enforces correct script format and...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 2.2, released in September 2012, can be still downloaded from the official website.
    • It's faster and easier than Fianl Draft and has converting options to many formats. Guest • Apr 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • yWriter

    yWriter is a word processor which breaks your novel into chapters and scenes, helping you keep track of your work while leaving your mind free to create. It will not...

    Free Windows Linux Wine

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    • yWriter is for novels. Final Draft is for screenplays. Guest • Aug 2016 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Not screenplay or script writing software Guest • Nov 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Organon

    Organon is a plugin for LibreOffice and OpenOffice. Organon allows to split up large texts into parts, allows tagging and opening parts of the project in new tabs. ...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux LibreOffice Apache OpenOffice

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    • Organon is for novels. Final Draft is for screenplays. Guest • Aug 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • Fade In

    Fade In Professional Screenwriting Software is a complete application for writing motion picture screenplays, including tools for outlining, organizing, and navigating...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... iPad

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    • Supports every major format. Distraction free screenwriting. Guest • 3 days ago Disagree   Agree
  • Writer's Cafè

    A powerful but fun writers environment that includes the StoryLines structuring tool, a notebook, journal, writing quotations, scrapbook organiser, a 60-page e-book and...

    Commercial Mac OS X Windows Linux

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