Notepad++ vs. Brackets vs. VimR



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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 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.

What is VimR?

Project VimR is an attempt to refine the Vim experience. The goal is to build an editor that uses Vim inside with many of the convenience GUI features similar to those present in modern editors for Mac.

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Pros

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

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

What companies use Notepad++?
209 companies on StackShare use Notepad++
What companies use Brackets?
49 companies on StackShare use Brackets
What companies use VimR?
1 companies on StackShare use VimR

Integrations

What tools integrate with Notepad++?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Notepad++
What tools integrate with Brackets?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Brackets
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What are some alternatives to Notepad++, Brackets, and VimR?

  • 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

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