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ScribTeX Alternatives

ScribTeX is described as 'Online LaTeX editor Create, share and compile your LaTeX documents from anywhere Our online LaTeX editor has everything you need to get started straight away. No installation is needed and you can quickly upload your existing documents to ScribTeX' and is a LaTeX Editor. There are more than 25 alternatives to ScribTeX, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac and Haiku. The best alternative is LyX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to ScribTeX are TeXstudio, Overleaf, Texmaker and Kile.

ScribTeX alternatives are mainly LaTeX Editors but may also be Word Processors or IDEs. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ScribTeX.
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  1. LyX icon

    LyX

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Haiku

    LyX is a document processor that encourages an approach to writing based on the structure of your documents (WYSIWYM) and not simply their appearance (WYSIWYG). LyX combines the power and flexibility of TeX/LaTeX with the ease of use of a GUI.

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  2. TeXstudio is an integrated environment for writing LaTeX documents. Our goal is to make writing LaTeX as easy and comfortable as possible. Therefore TeXstudio has numerous features like syntax-highlighting, integrated viewer, reference checking and various assistants.

    Inline Checking


  3. Overleaf, formerly WriteLaTeX, is a collaborative writing and publishing system that makes the whole process of producing academic papers much quicker for both authors and publishers.

    Templates
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    Texmaker

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Haiku

    Texmaker is a free LaTeX editor, that integrates many tools needed to develop documents with LaTeX, in just one application.

    Texmaker on Linux
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    Kile

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • KDE

    Kile is a user-friendly TeX/LaTeX editor by KDE. Kile gives you the ability to use all the functionality of LaTeX in a graphical interface and has interactive preview mechanisms to readily see the results of editing.

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  6. Fidus Writer is an online collaborative LaTeX editor especially made for academics who need to use citations and/or formulas.

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    Texpad

    • Mac

    Texpad is a LaTeX editor designed for straightforward navigation of projects of any size.

    Recent documents/welcome screen
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    Latexila

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    LaTeXila is an Integrated LaTeX Environment for the GNOME Desktop, written in Vala and covered by the GPL 3 license. Here is a summary of the functionalities:

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    TeXnicCenter

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    TeXnicCenter is a feature rich and easy-to-use integrated environment for creating LaTeX documents on the Windows platform. Its powerful editor and its tight integration with the LaTeX environment helps you to concentrate on what matters: The content of your document.

    Discontinued

    Last update seems to be from 2014

    TeXnicCenter user interface
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    TeXworks

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    The TeXworks project is an effort to build a simple TeX front-end program (working environment) that will be available for all today’s major desktop operating systems—in particular, MS Windows (XP and Vista), typical GNU/Linux distros and other X11-based systems, and Mac OS X.

    on Linux
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