Sublime Text vs. Visual Studio Code vs. Kakoune



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What is Sublime Text?

Sublime Text is available for OS X, Windows and Linux. One license is all you need to use Sublime Text on every computer you own, no matter what operating system it uses. Sublime Text uses a custom UI toolkit, optimized for speed and beauty, while taking advantage of native functionality on each platform.

What is Visual Studio Code?

Build and debug modern web and cloud applications. Code is free and available on your favorite platform - Linux, Mac OSX, and Windows.

What is Kakoune?

Kakoune is a code editor heavily inspired by Vim, as such most of its commands are similar to vi’s ones. Kakoune can operate in two modes, normal and insertion. In insertion mode, keys are directly inserted into the current buffer. In normal mode, keys are used to manipulate the current selection and to enter insertion mode.

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Companies

What companies use Sublime Text?
1689 companies on StackShare use Sublime Text
What companies use Visual Studio Code?
1008 companies on StackShare use Visual Studio Code
What companies use Kakoune?
0 companies on StackShare use Kakoune

Integrations

What tools integrate with Sublime Text?
6 tools on StackShare integrate with Sublime Text
What tools integrate with Visual Studio Code?
12 tools on StackShare integrate with Visual Studio Code
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What are some alternatives to Sublime Text, Visual Studio Code, and Kakoune?

  • Vim - Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing
  • Atom - A hackable text editor for the 21st Century
  • Notepad++ - Free source code editor and Notepad replacement
  • Emacs - The extensible self-documenting text editor.

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