WordPad Alternatives for Linux

    WordPad is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is LibreOffice - Writer, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to WordPad and 13 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to WordPad are FocusWriter (Free, Open Source), Apache OpenOffice Writer (Free, Open Source), AbiWord (Free, Open Source) and WPS Writer (Freemium).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jun 11, 2021

    Platforms

    × Clear
    • Windows
    • Mac
    • Online
    • Linux
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Android
    • Chrome OS
    • Self-Hosted
    • Google Chrome
    • PortableApps.com
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • Windows Phone
    • Windows S
    • AmigaOS
    • Wine
    • Haiku
    • GTK+

    Features

    • Word processing
    • Notetaking
    • Real time collaboration
    • Portable
    • Writing tool
    • Lightweight
    • Export to PDF
    • Distraction free writing
    • Spell checking
    • Syntax Highlighting
    • Team Collaboration
    • Online collaboration
    • Note organization
    • Works Offline
    • Compatible with Microsoft Office
    • Multiple languages
    • Task Management
    • Tabbed interface
    • Spreadsheets

    License

    • Free
    • Open Source
    • Paid
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