Visual Studio Code is a free, lightweight, and extensible code editor for building web, desktop, and mobile applications, using any programming language and framework.
Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, html and prose - any kind of text file. You'll love the slick user interface and extraordinary features.
Sublime Text vs UltraEdit opinions
Do not support large files
Atom will be discontinued at the end of 2022: https://github.blog/2022-06-08-sunsetting-atom/
Atom vs UltraEdit opinions
UE's big win is that it's a column based text editor. NOT an SDK. Nearly all text editors listed here are actually SDKs. Either that or they're just the usual suspects.
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.
Vim vs UltraEdit opinions
it's small but strong program for text editing on the most platforms.
This repository contains a build file to generate FLOSS release binaries of Microsoft's Visual Studio Code - Open Source ("Code - OSS") project, the open source core of the proprietary Visual Studio Code.
Eclipse is an extensible development platform with runtimes and application frameworks for building, deploying and managing software across the entire software lifecycle. Many people know Eclipse as a Java IDE, but it is much more than that- Eclipse actually consists of over 60...
Eclipse vs UltraEdit opinions
Eclipse is an development platafform.
Eclipse is not a column based text editor. It's an SDK
The Kate project develops two main products: KatePart, the advanced editor component which is used in numerous KDE applications requiring a text editing component, and Kate, a MDI text editor application.
Geany is a small and lightweight Integrated Development Environment. It was developed to provide a small and fast IDE, which has only a few dependencies from other packages. Another goal was to be as independent as possible from a special Desktop Environment like KDE or GNOME -...
GNU nano is a small and friendly text editor. Besides basic text editing, nano offers many extra features like an interactive search and replace, go to line and column number, auto-indentation, feature toggles, internationalization support, and filename tab completion.
Apache NetBeans vs UltraEdit opinions
Not a column based editor. It's an SDK