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Mu editor Alternatives

Mu editor is described as 'Mu is a Python code editor for beginner programmers based on extensive feedback given by teachers and learners. Mu has only the most essential features, so users are not intimidated by a baffling interface' and is a Code Editor in the development category. There are nine alternatives to Mu editor for Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and Android Tablet. The best alternative is IPython, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Mu editor are IDLE, PyScripter, Eric and Stani's Python Editor.

Mu editor alternatives are mainly IDEs but may also be Code Editors or Text Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Mu editor.
This page was last updated Sep 12, 2020
  • FreeProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Raspberry Pi

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  1. IPython

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    IPython is an interactive shell for the Python programming language that offers enhanced introspection, additional shell syntax, syntax highlighting, tab completion and rich history. It is a component of the SciPy package.

  2. IDLE

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Default IDE which come installed with the Python programming language. It aims to be simple and intuitive, and is especially useful for programmers just learning Python.



  3. PyScripter

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    PyScripter is a free and open-source Python Integrated Development Environment (IDE) created with the ambition to become competitive in functionality with commercial Windows-based IDEs available for other languages.

  4. Eric

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Eric is a full-featured IDE (Integrated Development Environment) for Python and Ruby, This is one of the best options for programming in Python.

  5. Stani's Python Editor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    SPE IDE - Stani's Python Editor is a Free python IDE for Windows,Mac & Linux with UML,PyChecker,Debugger,GUI design,Blender & more

    Discontinued

    no updates since 2010



  6. Simple Code Editor

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Features of Simple Code Editor include: Theming, Emmet support, a minimalist interface, syntax highlighting, and more.

    Discontinued

    Website no longer available: http://simplecodeeditor.neocities.org/

  7. expressPython

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    expressPython is a small, fast Python 3 editor built with C++ and Qt for learning and competitive programming.

  8. QPython 3L

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    QPython is the Python engine for android. It contains some amazing features such as Python interpreter, runtime environment, editor, QPYI and SL4A library. It makes it easy for you to use Python on Android. QPython 3L is also an open source app.

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  9. QPython OL

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    QPython is a script engine that runs Python on android device and is same like Qpython 3L but contains Kivy,QSL4A etc.It contains the Python interpreter, console, editor, and the SL4A Library for Android.QPython OL also contain course to teach Python.

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