Scribes Alternatives

    Scribes is described as 'A text editor for GNOME that combines simplicity with power' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Scribes for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Visual Studio Code, which is free. Other great apps like Scribes are Notepad++ (Free, Open Source), Atom (Free, Open Source), Sublime Text (Free Personal) and Vim (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 1, 2021

    1. FavoText is a text editor, which supports editing file with text/hex format, syntax highlighting and auto completion; it also offers many powerful features for Web page authors and programmers.
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    2. This tool can transform texts into a variety of formats/structures. It can assist tasks of data formatting and coding. Formatting steps can be stored and reused. The tool includes text-to-speech of various languages.
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    3. Simple Code Editor is a simple, elegant, and powerful code editor, with many features.

      Discontinued

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

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    4. JujuEdit is a file editor, or alternatively a text editor with knobs-on. It is an application designed for me and people like me. At its simplest, it makes a fine replacement for Notepad.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.44, released in September 2006, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    5. Appy Text is a super fast + lightweight text editor. Immersive too - more content, less chrome. If you're a Notepad user but have been looking for a charmingly simple, modern and free alternative then look no further. Made (carefully) for PC, tablet and phone.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      It is a comfortable text editor and a Windows Notepad replacement. In this program are combined: extended functionality, comfortable interface, flexible adjustment and all of this is absolutely free-of-charge!

      Discontinued

      No changes since 2009. See http://www.bdvnotepad.com/products/bdv-notepad/

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    6. Alternate TextBrowser allows a fast navigation through text-files. The program offers the possibility to open multiple text-files at once.
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    7. Free text and markdown editor. Developer friendly thanks to integrated Dark mode and syntax highlighting of code. Secure your notes on the fly with our AES encoder. Multi-notes and draft support. Available on all platforms.
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    8. A simple, easy-to-use Notes Taking & Organizer program for Windows® Computers. It supports unlimited Notes and Unlimited Organizing Categories (1-Level).
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    9. DevTEd Lite is a free source code editor that supports several languages. System requirements: MS WIndows 10 or later.
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