Self-Hosted Overleaf Alternatives

    Overleaf is not available as a self-hosted solution but there are some alternatives for power users and business that want to host a solution on-premise. The best Self-Hosted alternative is ShareLaTeX, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Overleaf and six of them are available as a self-hosted solution so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Self-Hosted alternatives to Overleaf are vTeX (Free, Open Source), \Bluelatex (Free, Open Source), MathEditor (Paid) and SwiftLaTeX (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 12, 2021

    1. Real Time LaTeX Collaboration The version you are looking at is always the most up to date. Watch other users update the same document you are working on in real time. 100% Online LaTeX Enviroment

      Discontinued

      ShareLaTex is now part of Overleaf

      Most users think ShareLaTeX is a great alternative to Overleaf.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Vercel
      • GitHub Actions
      • Travis CI
      vTeX is a Pandoc and LaTeX payload for continuous integration. It is customizable. So, it only contains the exact TeX packages that you need. It is intended for use in web development environments.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      \BlueLaTeX provides a full-featured server that allows you to create, manage and collaboratively edit documents written in \LaTeX. A web client is also provided to use the features served by the server directly in your browser.

      Discontinued

      The project hasn't been updated for two years.

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      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      MathEditor edits math formula from mobile or PC browser, understands the semantic of the formula and generate syntax and semantic trees. Has new level of a11y.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      SwiftLaTeX is a Web-browser based editor to create PDF documents such as reports, term projects, slide decks, in the typesetting system LaTeX.


    2. VisualMathEditor is a LaTeX, AsciiMath and MathML editor developed in Javascript and HTML. It operates independently on the web or locally. It has many features and menus that help the equation-entry and allow their posting and backup.
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