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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 TextMate?

TextMate brings Apple's approach to operating systems into the world of text editors. By bridging UNIX underpinnings and GUI, TextMate cherry-picks the best of both worlds to the benefit of expert scripters and novice users alike.

What is gedit?

gedit is the GNOME text editor. While aiming at simplicity and ease of use, gedit is a powerful general purpose text editor.

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Why do developers choose Notepad++?
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    Why do developers choose TextMate?
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    Why do developers choose gedit?
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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 TextMate?
    No Cons submitted yet for TextMate
    Downsides of TextMate?

    What are the cons of using gedit?
    Downsides of gedit?

    Pricing

    How much does Notepad++ cost?
    How much does TextMate cost?
    TextMate Pricing
    How much does gedit cost?

    Companies

    What companies use Notepad++?
    140 companies on StackShare use Notepad++
    What companies use TextMate?
    13 companies on StackShare use TextMate
    What companies use gedit?
    1 companies on StackShare use gedit

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Notepad++?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Notepad++
    What tools integrate with TextMate?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with TextMate
    No integrations listed yet

    What are some alternatives to Notepad++, TextMate, and gedit?

    • 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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