WriteRoom Alternatives for Windows

    WriteRoom is not available for Windows but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Windows with similar functionality. The best Windows alternative is Manuskript, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to WriteRoom and loads of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to WriteRoom are FocusWriter (Free, Open Source), Dendron (Free, Open Source), iA Writer (Paid) and WriteMonkey (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Oct 1, 2021

    1. This tool can transform texts into a variety of formats/structures. It can assist tasks of data formatting and coding. Formatting steps can be stored and reused. The tool includes text-to-speech of various languages.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Full screen text editor distraction free writing enviroment. CreaWriter increase you creativity in writing.


    2. Appy Text is a super fast + lightweight text editor. Immersive too - more content, less chrome. If you're a Notepad user but have been looking for a charmingly simple, modern and free alternative then look no further. Made (carefully) for PC, tablet and phone.
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    3. Once upon a time, people pounded out their memos and missives on a typewriter. There was no backspace, spell check, or fancy formatting, just forward movement, and muttered obscenities when you screwed up. Typewriter brings some of that ink-stained experience back.

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      Contour is a story development system that streamlines the process of turning your movie ideas from first glimmer to full outline, is now available for OS X, iOS and Windows.
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      • Windows
      It is a comfortable text editor and a Windows Notepad replacement. In this program are combined: extended functionality, comfortable interface, flexible adjustment and all of this is absolutely free-of-charge!

      Discontinued

      No changes since 2009. See http://www.bdvnotepad.com/products/bdv-notepad/

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      yEdit2 is a simple text editor with frequent auto-backups and a countdown word counter.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Nextpad is Fast, Beautiful and lightweight Notepad app designed for Windows 10. It lets you create, edit, view or print your file very easily and efficiently.
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      Notebag is a fully keyboard-compatible note taking app that links all your knowledge and gets out of your way.

      Discontinued

      No longer officially maintained: https://github.com/pretzelhands/notebag/releases/tag/1.2.0

    4. Odyssey is an application designed to force you to focus on writing. It is a simple editor which allows you to configure a time or a word-count goal, and allows you to lock yourself out of any other application until the goal is complete.
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