Open Source TextPad Alternatives for Linux
TextPad is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The most popular Linux alternative is Visual Studio Code, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to TextPad and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to TextPad are Atom (Free, Open Source), Sublime Text (Paid), Vim (Free, Open Source) and Geany (Free, Open Source).
- 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. View 173 alternatives to Vim
- Free • Open Source
Vim vs TextPadNo macro support, No custom snippet support.