FocusWriter is a fullscreen, distraction-free word processor designed to immerse you as much as possible in your work. The program autosaves your progress, and reloads the last files you had open to make it easy to jump back in during your next writing session, and has many...
- - FocusWriter is the most popular Windows & Linux alternative to YEdit.
- - FocusWriter is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to YEdit.
Writemonkey is a Windows zenware writing application with an extremely stripped down user interface, leaving you alone with your thoughts and your words.
Q10 is a simple but powerful text editor designed and built with writers in mind.Discontinued
Last version dates from 2011.
Byword is designed to make writing more enjoyable with Markdown on your Mac, iPhone and iPad.
- - Byword is the most popular Mac, iPhone & iPad alternative to YEdit.
- - Byword is the most popular commercial alternative to YEdit.
For Mac users to write without distractions. WriteRoom is a full screen writing environment. Unlike the cluttered word processors you're used to, WriteRoom lets you focus on writing. Requires Mac OS X 10.7+Discontinued
The program is no longer available for iOS. The Mac version, v3.2.1, released in August 2012, can be still bought from the AppStore.
Dark Room is a full screen, distraction free, writing environment. Unlike standard word processors that focus on features, Dark Room is just about you and your text.
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Writer is a free online distraction free writing environment provided by Big Huge Labs.
- - Big Huge Labs Writer is the most popular Web-based alternative to YEdit.
JDarkRoom is a popular, simple full-screen text file editor with none of the usual bells and whistles that might distract you from the job in hand. If you are writing a speech, novel, essay, thesis or just need to be able to concentrate on your writing, then JDarkRoom may help...Discontinued
Last version dates from 2010.
MarkMyWords is the ideal markup-writing tool for authors. By using Markdown, MultiMarkdown, Textile, Wikitext, HTML or BBCode MarkMyWords makes writing articles for the web a breeze and remains platform-independent by using plain text documents.
ImmersEd is a free full-screen editor for writing with minimal distractions. It supports embedded notes, configurable visual themes, sound themes for audio feedback when typing, simple text mark-up support for bold and italic emphasis, live spell-check, auto-save, backup folder...
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.Discontinued
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