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GNU Emacs

GNU Emacs is an extensible, customizable text editor—and more.

GNU Emacs Alternatives

The best GNU Emacs alternatives based on verified products, community votes, reviews and other factors.
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    At GitHub, we’re building the text editor we’ve always wanted: hackable to the core, but approachable on the first day without ever touching a config file. We can’t wait to see what you build with it.

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    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. Fully customizable with macros, and syntax highlighting for most major languages.

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    Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing

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    Build and debug modern web and cloud applications, by Microsoft

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    Microsoft Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) from Microsoft.

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    Capable and Ergonomic IDE for JVM

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    NetBeans IDE 7.0. Develop desktop, mobile and web applications with Java, PHP, C/C++ and more. Runs on Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and Solaris. NetBeans IDE is open-source and free.

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    Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA

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    Xcode is Apple’s powerful integrated development environment for creating great apps for Mac, iPhone, and iPad. Xcode 4 includes the Xcode IDE, instruments, iOS Simulator, and the latest Mac OS X and iOS SDKs.

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    The smartest JavaScript IDE

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    Python & Django IDE with intelligent code completion, on-the-fly error checking, quick-fixes, and much more...

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    Most simple text editor. Just plain text, saves in .txt format.

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    A modern, open source text editor that understands web design

GNU Emacs Reviews

External sources with reviews and comparisons of GNU Emacs

The Top 7 Notepad++ Alternatives for You
Emacs has been around in its various forms since 1976 and is another very worthy Notepad++ alternative. When I first started using Emacs I have to admit that I didn’t find it the easiest to use. But once I got used to it I realized just how powerful Emacs is for the programming community.
10 Best Notepad++ Alternatives in 2020
Emacs is a Unix based text editor tool which is used by programmers, engineers, students, and system administrators. It allows you to add, modify, delete, insert, words, letters, lines, and other units of text.
7 open source alternatives to Dreamweaver
Vim or Emacs. Without participating in the holy war between these two traditional text editors, I can safely say that there are a number of enhancements for web editing available for both. So if you're already a terminal junkie, take your pick. Or, if those don't satisfy, try one of these Emacs/Vim alternatives.
10 Best Sublime Text Alternatives in 2019
Emacs is a Unix based text editor tool which is used by programmers, engineers, students, and system administrators. It allows you to add, modify, delete, insert, words, letters, lines, and other units of text.
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