Notepad++ vs. VimR vs. Slap

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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 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.

What is Slap?

slap is a Sublime-like terminal-based text editor that strives to make editing from the terminal easier.

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    Why do developers choose Slap?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Notepad++?
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    What are the cons of using VimR?
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    Companies

    What companies use Notepad++?
    139 companies on StackShare use Notepad++
    What companies use VimR?
    1 companies on StackShare use VimR
    What companies use Slap?
    0 companies on StackShare use Slap

    Integrations

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

    • 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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