FocusWriter is a fullscreen, distraction-free word processor designed to immerse you as much as possible in your work. The program autosaves your progress, and reloads the last files you had open to make it easy to jump back in during your next writing session, and has many...
- - FocusWriter is the most popular Windows & Linux alternative to PyRoom.
- - FocusWriter is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to PyRoom.
The key to good writing is not that magical glass of Bordeaux, the right kind of tobacco or that groovy background music. The key is focus. What you need to write well is a spartan setting that allows you to fully concentrate on your text and nothing but your text.
- - iA Writer is the most popular Android, Mac, iPhone, iPad & Android Tablet alternative to PyRoom.
- - iA Writer is the most popular commercial alternative to PyRoom.
iA Writer Features
Q10 is a simple but powerful text editor designed and built with writers in mind.Discontinued
Last version dates from 2011.
Byword is designed to make writing more enjoyable with Markdown on your Mac, iPhone and iPad.
Liquid Story Binder XE is a uniquely designed word processor for professional and aspiring authors, poets, and novelists. Writing software for those who require the editing ability of a commercial text editor as well as a document tracking system.Discontinued
Last update was around 2011, can still be bought.
For Mac users to write without distractions. WriteRoom is a full screen writing environment. Unlike the cluttered word processors you're used to, WriteRoom lets you focus on writing. Requires Mac OS X 10.7+Discontinued
The program is no longer available for iOS. The Mac version, v3.2.1, released in August 2012, can be still bought from the AppStore.
Writer is a free online distraction free writing environment provided by Big Huge Labs.
- - Big Huge Labs Writer is the most popular Web-based alternative to PyRoom.
ZenWriter, a text editor for Windows that cuts out all the distraction and lets you focus on letting your thoughts flow.
JDarkRoom is a popular, simple full-screen text file editor with none of the usual bells and whistles that might distract you from the job in hand. If you are writing a speech, novel, essay, thesis or just need to be able to concentrate on your writing, then JDarkRoom may help...Discontinued
Last version dates from 2010.
TextRoom is a free (as in freedom and free beer) full screen text editor developed especially writers in mind.Discontinued
Last commit dates from 2011. The last issue (still marked as new) dates from 2013.
WordGrinder is a word processor for processing words. It is not WYSIWYG. It is not point and click. It is not a desktop publisher. It is not a text editor. It does not do fonts and it barely does styles. What it does do is words. It's designed for writing text.