Top free Alternatives to Notepad++ for Windows

Notepad++

Notepad++Free

Complete source code editor and Notepad replacement

Notepad++ is a free, open source application for writing text. A powerful editor full of options, Notepad++ is ideal for programming as well as normal text.Notepad++ works with tabs, so it's very easy to work with multiple files open at the same...
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  • gedit

    gedit2.30.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Default GNOME client for Windows

    7
    326 votes

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  • Geany

    Geany0.19.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Lightweight Tool for Coders

    7
    152 votes

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  • Vim

    Vim7.3.260

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Highly configurable text editor

    7
    60 votes

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  • Notepad2

    Notepad24.2.25

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free and Simple Text Editing Tool

    7
    141 votes

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  • PSPad

    PSPad4.5.4.2356

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Simple code editor for writing a selection of programming languages

    9
    202 votes

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  • SciTE

    SciTE3.3.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Simple code editor

    8
    126 votes

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  • jEdit

    jEdit4.3.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Powerful text editor for programmers

    6
    25 votes

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  • AkelPad

    AkelPad4.8.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Notepad with windows, plugins and more

    7
    29 votes

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  • Metapad

    Metapad3.51

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Free Productivity program for Windows

    8
    46 votes

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  • Editra

    EditraAlpha 0.7.01

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Programming editor with support for over 60 languages

    7
    5 votes

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  • HTML-Kit

    HTML-KitBuild 292

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Full-featured, multi-language editor and development environment

    7
    101 votes

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