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JED Alternatives

JED is described as 'freely available text editor for Unix, VMS, MSDOS, OS/2, BeOS, QNX, and win9X/NT platforms. Although it is a powerful editor designed for use by programmers, its drop-down menu facility make it one of the friendliest text editors around' and is a Text Editor. There are three alternatives to JED for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, BSD and Haiku. The best alternative is GNU Emacs, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like JED are IT-Edit and Aquamacs Emacs.

JED alternatives are mainly Text Editors but may also be Code Editors or IDEs. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of JED.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • BSD
  • Haiku
  • MS-DOS

JED is a freely available text editor for Unix, VMS, MSDOS, OS/2, BeOS, QNX, and win9X/NT platforms. Although it is a...

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  1. GNU Emacs is an extensible, customizable text editor—and more. At its core is an interpreter for Emacs Lisp, a dialect of the Lisp programming language with extensions to support text editing. The features of GNU Emacs include:

    Emacs can compare two files and highlight their differences (M-x ediff)
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    IT-Edit

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    IT-Edit (Integrated Terminal Editor) provide a text editor with syntax highlight, line numbering and with the basics text editing functionalities, a file managing interface and terminals in the same window as the editor.

    Discontinued

    Last update was in May 2016.

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    Aquamacs Emacs

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    An Editor for Text, HTML, LaTeX, C++, Java, Python, R, Perl, Ruby, PHP, and more...

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