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    ReText Alternatives

    ReText is described as 'simple text editor for Markdown and reStructuredText documents with syntax highlighting and optional live preview' and is a Text Editor. There are more than 100 alternatives to ReText for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Electron / Atom Shell. The best alternative is Atom. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Vim or VSCodium. Other great apps like ReText are Sublime Text, Typora, Zettlr and Mark Text.

    ReText is mainly a Text Editor but alternatives to it may also be Code Editors or Note-taking Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ReText.
    This page was last updated May 23, 2022
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    1. Atom is an open-source, Electron based text editor with a massive ecosystem of plugins and themes that are easily accessible through a built-in package manager. Being built with Electron, it uses web technology (HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Node.
      Atom vs ReText opinions
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      ReText is specialized as a markdown editor
      Negative comment about 3 years ago

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    2. Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, html and prose - any kind of text file. You'll love the slick user interface and extraordinary features.
      Sublime Text vs ReText opinions
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      ReText is specialized as a markdown editor
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

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    3. Vim ("Vi IMproved") is an advanced text editor that allows syntax highlighting, word completion and has a huge amount of contributed content. It also has a GUI version called GVim.
      Vim vs ReText opinions
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      ReText is specialized as a markdown editor, vim is a general editor which has an (from today’s view) unusual user interface.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

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    4. Typora will give you a seamless experience as both a reader and a writer. It removes the preview window, mode switcher, syntax symbols of markdown source code, and all other unnecessary distractions.
    5. This repository contains a build file to generate FLOSS release binaries of Microsoft's Code - OSS (vscode) project, the open source core of the proprietary Visual Studio Code.


    6. Zettlr is a supercharged markdown editor that combines many writing editor features and collect them in one application. It aims at speeding up your workflow and help you write without any interruptions.
    7. Mark Text is a Markdown editor for Mac, Windows and Linux. It is a concise text editor, dedicated to improving your editing efficiency.
    8. Official text editor of the GNOME desktop environment. Has syntax highlighting and is suitable for programming, with support for several languages. It is extensible with plugins.
    9. Trilium Notes is a hierarchical note taking application.
    10. No excuses. No distractions. Just write. ghostwriter is a feature-rich text editor using Markdown syntax which makes it suitable for note-taking, document redaction, simple HTML website creation and much more.
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      scrat Ghostwriter performs better at rendering markdown -- better than ReText and Typora.
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

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