Microsoft Word Alternatives

    Microsoft Word is described as ', part of the Microsoft Office Suite but also sold as a standalone application, is Microsoft's word processor' and is a leading Word Processor in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Microsoft Word for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Linux and iPhone. The best alternative is LibreOffice - Writer, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Microsoft Word are Google Docs (Free), WPS Writer (Freemium), Apache OpenOffice Writer (Free, Open Source) and ONLYOFFICE (Freemium, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 9, 2021

    1. Word Online, part of Office Online, is the online version of Microsoft Word. Create, edit and share. Work with other at the same time.
      Most users think Word Online is a great alternative to Microsoft Word.
    2. Focus on your words not the interface. Quoll Writer is a writing application that helps you focus on your words. Clean and uncluttered. Feature rich. Features are where you would expect them to be.
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    3. Perfect personal productivity tool 🙀 Never lose your data again and store your notes, links, files, and a lot more. The whole infrastructure is designed to help an advanced user to be in a good shape with data.
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    4. Words is an intuitive word processor and desktop publisher application. With it, you can create informative and attractive documents with pleasure and ease. Features: Frame-based editing. Allows embedding of Documents. Customization of user interface.
      Calligra Words vs Microsoft Word opinions
      Most users think Calligra Words is a great alternative to Microsoft Word.
      Centaro It lacks many features and the UI is a mess.
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

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    5. Byword is designed to make writing more enjoyable with Markdown on your Mac, iPhone and iPad.
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      Most users think Byword is a great alternative to Microsoft Word.


    6. Switch effortlessly between using the keyboard and your voice to type out notes. Work smarter and more productively with fast, accurate dictation and transcription using Dictanote.
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      Dictanote vs Microsoft Word opinions
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      anils It has a WYSIWYG editor similar to MS Word and its online.
      Positive comment almost 5 years ago

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    7. In a modern world you have plenty of choices and limited time. Why choose Fibery? There are three main reasons that may resonate with you: 1.
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    8. FileOne is an organizer that combines and integrates your notes, documents, contacts, email, photo's/images, calendar and agenda with multimedia.
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      FileOne vs Microsoft Word opinions
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      Editor is easier and faster on huge documents.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

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      Tree at the left and its features to combine rich text with other data.
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      Less overhead in functions, faster in saving large documents, easier to encrypt, can handle multimedia combined with its native documents.
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      FileOne Multiplatform support for macOs, Linux and Windows.
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    9. AbleWord is a very capable word processing application that can read and write most popular document formats including PDF's.
    10. OmniaWrite is a next-generation cross-platform plain text editor engineered for creative writing. It is perfect for writing novels, lyrics, poems, essays, drafts and screenplays.
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