Notepad++ vs. CotEditor 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 CotEditor?

CotEditor is a lightweight plain-text editor for OS X.

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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Why do developers choose Notepad++?
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    Why do developers choose CotEditor?
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    Why do developers choose VimR?
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    Companies

    What companies use Notepad++?
    132 companies on StackShare use Notepad++
    What companies use CotEditor?
    0 companies on StackShare use CotEditor
    What companies use VimR?
    1 companies on StackShare use VimR

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Notepad++?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Notepad++
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    What are some alternatives to Notepad++, CotEditor, 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

    See all alternatives to Notepad++



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