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Source Alternatives

Source is described as 'powerful Code Snippet Manager that stores the most valuable pieces of code you can reuse in different projects many times. Source uses syntax highlighting for over 110 languages' and is an app in the development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Source for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is DevDocs, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Source are GitHub Gist, Zeal, Dash for macOS and Quiver.

Source alternatives are mainly Pastebin Services but may also be Code Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Source.
This page was last updated Aug 12, 2016
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Source is a powerful Code Snippet Manager that stores the most valuable pieces of code you can reuse in different projects...

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  1. DevDocs

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Google Chrome

    DevDocs combines multiple developer documentations in a clean and organized web UI with instant search, offline support, mobile version, dark theme, keyboard shortcuts, and more.

  2. GitHub Gist

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Gist is a simple way to share snippets and pastes with others. All gists are git repositories, so they are automatically versioned, forkable and usable as a git repository.



  3. Zeal

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Zeal is a simple offline API documentation browser inspired by Dash (OS X app), available for Linux and Windows.

  4. Dash is an API Documentation Browser and Code Snippet Manager. Dash stores snippets of code and instantly searches offline documentation sets for almost any API you might use. You can even generate your own docsets or request docsets to be included.

  5. Quiver is a notebook built for programmers. It lets you easily mix text, code and Markdown within one note, edit code with an awesome code editor, live preview Markdown and LaTeX cells, and find any note instantly via the full-text search.



  6. Velocity

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Velocity gives your Windows desktop offline access to over 150 API documentation sets provided by Dash for macOS for Mac OS X.

  7. If you're looking for a fully-featured code snippet manager then CodeBox is exactly what you need!

  8. Gisto

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    Gisto is a code snippet manager that runs on GitHub Gists and adds additional features such as searching, tagging and sharing gists while including a rich code editor.

  9. Devhelp

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Devhelp is a GTK+/GNOME browser for API documentation; it works natively with gtk-doc (which is the API reference format for GTK+/GNOME documentation).

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  10. Snipt

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    Code snippets for teams.

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