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. Merge Word is a user friendly word processing application. It is fully compatible with most word processing file formats. It is a great value in comparison to other word processors. It is part of Merge Soft Office.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Chrome OS
      TDSmaker is a cloud-based data sheet creation and management system that reduces the time and cost it takes to create and edit data sheets by over 85%.
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    2. A good writing program doesn´t have to be expensive: Create and edit your documents with "Write-a-Document". Various wizards enable you to print form letters, print envelopes and create annual calendars.
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    3. MeetingWords is a simple text editing program for the web. You can use it right away without any sign-up, and text is stored on the web so you can access it from any computer.
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    4. Celframe doesn't skimp on the features for its word processor Write. This office software application has nearly every tool you need in a word processor and has a similar look and feel you've likely been familiar with for years.


    5. Do you want to combine Word documents into a single file ? Do you want to merge word files while keeping their original format and headers and footers ? Then try Combine Word Documents 4dots which can combine Word documents and can be executed from the command line.
    6. Online collaborative multi-section document-writing tool.
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    7. Write 2 is a cute lightweight word processor for our daily writing tasks. It is fast, clean, intuitive to use and has a native (Mac-like) and uncluttered interface.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Plexie is a team collaboration platform that enables enterprises, groups and individuals to create, organize and share engaging content to support common jobs in software development, marketing and creative, operations management, customer support, and education.
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