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General purpose editor that aims to be both lightweight and fully customizable

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    A text editor forked from Pluma and Gedit. Xed is the default text editor of Linux Mint.

  2. 31

    Caret Editor is an editing tool for Chrome OS that is used for editing texts or codes.

  3. Auto arrange all your app windows, whether on one screen or many with a single click!

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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.

    Open Source

  6. 29

    Nova Code Editor is software that is used for writing and editing codes.

  7. 31

    ICEcoder is a browser code editor which provides a modern approach to building websites.

    Open Source

  8. 29

    LiquidNinja Metapad is a text editing tool for Windows that works like Microsoft Notepad.

  9. 29

    TEA Text Editor is a tool that is used for editing texts in virtually every mainstream roaming language such as Python, HTML, XML, C, and Java to name a few.

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    Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing

    Open Source

  11. 28

    Scribe Text Editor is a text editing tool that can also be used as a web extension.

  12. 27

    Medit Text Editor is text editing software that is used for creating and editing codes.

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    Vim inspired — Faster as in less keystrokes — Multiple selections — Orthogonal design

  14. 20

    Light Table is a new interactive IDE that lets you modify running programs and embed anything from...

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