JChemPaint Alternatives

    The most popular alternative is Marvin, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 6 alternatives to JChemPaint so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting JChemPaint alternatives are BKchem (Free, Open Source), XDrawChem (Free, Open Source), ACD/ChemSketch (Free Personal) and ChemDoodle (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 31, 2018

    • Marvin suite is a chemically intelligent desktop toolkit built to help you draw, edit, publish, render, import and export your chemical structures and as well as allowing you to...
    • BKChem is a free (as in free software :o) chemical drawing program. It was conceived and written by Beda Kosata and is currently maintained by Reinis Danne.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux


    • XDrawChem is a free software program for drawing chemical structural formulas, available for Unix and Mac OS. It is distributed under the GNU GPL.

      Discontinued

      Not updated since 2005.

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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • ACD/ChemSketch is a chemically intelligent drawing interface that allows you to draw almost any chemical structure including organics, organometallics, polymers, and Markush...
      • Free Personal
      • Windows
      • Wine
    • If you are looking for a chemical sketcher or an alternative to your current chemical drawing application, there is no better choice than ChemDoodle.
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • Communicate with the natural language of chemical structures, biological pathways, and models
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      • Mac
      • Windows