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Description

What is Notepad++?

Notepad++ is a free (as in "free speech" and also as in "free beer") source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. Running in the MS Windows environment, its use is governed by GPL License.

What is Emacs?

GNU Emacs is an extensible, customizable text editor—and more. At its core is an interpreter for Emacs Lisp, a dialect of the Lisp programming language with extensions to support text editing.

What is Brackets?

With focused visual tools and preprocessor support, Brackets is a modern text editor that makes it easy to design in the browser. Try Creative Cloud Extract (preview) for Brackets for an easy way to get clean, minimal CSS straight from a PSD with no generated code.

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Why do developers choose Notepad++?
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    Why do developers choose Emacs?
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    Why do developers choose Brackets?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Notepad++?
    No Cons submitted yet for Notepad++
    Downsides of Notepad++?

    What are the cons of using Emacs?
    No Cons submitted yet for Emacs
    Downsides of Emacs?

    What are the cons of using Brackets?
    No Cons submitted yet for Brackets
    Downsides of Brackets?

    Companies

    What companies use Notepad++?
    138 companies on StackShare use Notepad++
    What companies use Emacs?
    91 companies on StackShare use Emacs
    What companies use Brackets?
    34 companies on StackShare use Brackets

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Notepad++?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Notepad++
    What tools integrate with Emacs?
    6 tools on StackShare integrate with Emacs
    What tools integrate with Brackets?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Brackets

    What are some alternatives to Notepad++, Emacs, and Brackets?

    • Sublime Text - A sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose.
    • Visual Studio Code - Build and debug modern web and cloud applications, by Microsoft
    • Vim - Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing
    • Atom - A hackable text editor for the 21st Century

    See all alternatives to Notepad++



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