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SwiftLaTeX Alternatives

SwiftLaTeX is described as 'Web-browser based editor to create PDF documents such as reports, term projects, slide decks, in the typesetting system LaTeX. In contrast to other web-based editors SwiftLaTeX is true WYSIWYG, What-you-see-is-what-you-get: You edit directly in a representation' and is a LaTeX Editor. There are more than 25 alternatives to SwiftLaTeX for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Haiku and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is LyX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like SwiftLaTeX are TeXstudio, Overleaf, Texmaker and TeX Live.

SwiftLaTeX 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 SwiftLaTeX.
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  1. LyX icon

    LyX

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Haiku
    44 alternatives to LyX 

    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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    1.  Support for LaTeXLyX supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
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    Inserting special mathematical symbols
  2. TeXstudio icon

    TeXstudio

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    33 alternatives to TeXstudio 

    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.

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    1.  Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    2.  Spell CheckingTeXstudio can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
    3.  Support for LaTeXTeXstudio supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
    4.  Syntax HighlightingTeXstudio supports syntax highlighting for various programming and markup languages.
    Inline Checking
    Error Highlighting


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    Overleaf

    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    51 alternatives to Overleaf 

    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.

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    1.  Support for LaTeXOverleaf supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
    2.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Overleaf simultaneously.
    3.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    Templates
    Main app
  4. Texmaker icon

    Texmaker

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Haiku
    37 alternatives to Texmaker 

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

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    1.  Spell CheckingTexmaker can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
    2.  AutocompletionTexmaker can predict and complete the rest of a word or phrase you're typing.
    Texmaker on Linux
    Texmaker on MacOSX
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    TeX Live

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Haiku
    22 alternatives to TeX Live 

    TeX Live is an easy way to get up and running with the TeX document production system. It provides a comprehensive TeX system with binaries for most flavors of Unix, including GNU/Linux, and also Windows.

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    1.  Support for LaTeXTeX Live supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
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    Kile

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • KDE
    28 alternatives to Kile 

    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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    1.  Live PreviewInstantly see what your files and documents look like as you create them.
    2.  Support for LaTeXKile supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
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    MiKTeX

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    11 alternatives to MiKTeX 

    MiKTeX is a typesetting system for the Windows operating system. The distribution includes TeX, pdfTeX and XeTeX.

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    1.  Support for LaTeXMiKTeX supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
    The MiKTeX Setup Wizard
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    Fidus Writer

    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    85 alternatives to Fidus Writer 

    Fidus Writer is an online collaborative LaTeX editor especially made for academics who need to use citations and/or formulas. The editor focuses on the content rather than the layout, so that with the same text, you can later on publish it in multiple ways: On a website, as a...

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    1.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Fidus Writer simultaneously.
    2.  Support for LaTeXFidus Writer supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
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    TexMaths

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • LibreOffice
    35 alternatives to TexMaths 

    TexMaths is an addon designed to provide LaTeX support into LibreOffice. LaTeX equations can be inserted as images (SVG or PNG formats) and the LaTeX code is saved into the image attribute for further editing.

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    1.  Support for LaTeXTexMaths supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
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    Latexila

    • FreeOpen Source
    • IDE
    • Linux
    26 alternatives to Latexila 

    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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    1.  Support for LaTeXLatexila supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
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