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Sublime Text Alternatives & Competitors

(1,346)4.5 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Sublime Text? Tons of people want Text Editor . Notepad++, Visual Studio Code, UltraEdit, and Atom are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Sublime Text.

Top Alternatives to Sublime Text

  • Notepad++
  • Visual Studio Code
  • UltraEdit
  • Atom
  • Brackets

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Sublime Text

    #1
    #1
  1. Notepad++

    (1,665)4.6 out of 5

    Notepad++ is a source code editor and notepad replacement that supports several languages in a MS Windows environment with Syntax highlighing and folding, PCRE, customizable GUI, auto-completion and more.

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  2. Notepad++ is a source code editor and notepad replacement that supports several languages in a MS Windows environment with Syntax highlighing and folding, PCRE, customizable GUI, auto-completion and more.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    Ankit K.
    AK
    For most programmers, text and code writers are needed. The Notepad ++ is a famous editor that may be used easily. It enables you to alter the source code in several programming languages and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, Notepad++ is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #2
    #2
  3. Visual Studio Code

    (1,148)4.6 out of 5

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

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

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    Rohit C.
    RC
    The interface is simple to use, but the extensions make it extremely powerful as well. There's setting sync, inbuilt debugging and tons of themes and other features anyone could ever want. It's...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, Visual Studio Code is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Better at support
    Easier to set up
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    #3
    #3
  5. UltraEdit

    (988)4.7 out of 5

    UltraEdit is a powerful text editor and code editor for Windows, Mac, and Linux that supports nearly any programming language and easily handles huge (4+ GB) files. Includes (S)FTP, SSH console, powerful find/replace with Perl regex support, scripting / macros, and more.

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  6. UltraEdit is a powerful text editor and code editor for Windows, Mac, and Linux that supports nearly any programming language and easily handles huge (4+ GB) files. Includes (S)FTP, SSH console, powerful find/replace with Perl regex support, scripting / macros, and more.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    Frank L.
    FL
    I have been using UltraEdit almost since it was first released in the mid 1990's, and probably will keep using it as long as I am around. It is intuitive to use, and provides tools to address any...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, UltraEdit is:

    More expensive
    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    #4
    #4
  7. Atom

    (640)4.4 out of 5

    Atom is a desk application based on web technologies that allows you to take control of your editor with CSS and other features.

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  8. Atom is a desk application based on web technologies that allows you to take control of your editor with CSS and other features.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    Sarah R.
    SR
    Its main advantage is that being an open source tool is completely free, therefore it leads to the organization saving a large amount of money. It guarantees a good abbreviated coding. It offers an...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, Atom is:

    Better at support
    Easier to set up
    More usable
    #5
    #5
  9. Brackets

    (206)4.4 out of 5

    Brackets is a text editor tool that makes it easy to design in the browser, it iss crafted from the ground up for web designers and front-end developers.

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  10. Brackets is a text editor tool that makes it easy to design in the browser, it iss crafted from the ground up for web designers and front-end developers.

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    Jose G.
    JG
    Brackets is a very light text editor with a modern appearance, which seems relevant to me, since it is not clogged with unnecessary features. It is very comfortable to work and I can change select...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, Brackets is:

    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    #6
    #6
  11. TextPad

    (107)4.4 out of 5

    TextPad7.4 is a powerful, general purpose editor for plain text files. Easy to use, with all the features a power user requires.

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  12. TextPad7.4 is a powerful, general purpose editor for plain text files. Easy to use, with all the features a power user requires.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    UM
    It can open large size file. It open file quickly than notepad and wordpad. Provide a lot of function for text editing such as find and replace, change case, compare files.... It good in editing...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, TextPad is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #7
    #7
  13. TextEdit

    (106)4.0 out of 5

    TextEdit is a text editor based on the NStext and NSDocument text system of Cocoa for Mac.

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  14. TextEdit is a text editor based on the NStext and NSDocument text system of Cocoa for Mac.

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    UH
    I like that TextEdit is very easy to open and can edit a wide variety of files.

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, TextEdit is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #8
    #8
  15. GNU Emacs

    (74)4.5 out of 5

    GNU Emacs is a customizable text editor that is an interpreter and dialect with extension to support text editing with content-sensitive editing modes, built-in documentation, Unicode support, and more.

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  16. GNU Emacs is a customizable text editor that is an interpreter and dialect with extension to support text editing with content-sensitive editing modes, built-in documentation, Unicode support, and more.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    UI
    Emacs is infinitely configurable and extensible. I have been using it for over 20 years and I am still learning new things every day. It is a joy to use and to learn about it.

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, GNU Emacs is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    #9
    #9
  17. BBEdit

    (47)4.5 out of 5

    BBEdit is a professional HTML and text editor for Macintosh that provides features for editing, searching, and minipulation of text for web authors and software developers.

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  18. BBEdit is a professional HTML and text editor for Macintosh that provides features for editing, searching, and minipulation of text for web authors and software developers.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    UI
    The simplicity of the test editor is its USP. It does only those things that it is supposed to do. I use it heavily for doc comparisons and doc editing.

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, BBEdit is:

    Better at support
    More expensive
    Easier to set up
    #10
    #10
  19. Komodo IDE

    (30)4.4 out of 5

    Looking for a powerful editor without all the advanced functionality an IDE comes with? Komodo IDE is for you.

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  20. Looking for a powerful editor without all the advanced functionality an IDE comes with? Komodo IDE is for you.

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    Alan J.
    AJ
    Is fast, multiplatform (Linux, Mac, Windows), and works with tons of languages. Have plugins for lots of usecases, like SFTP remote servers, or code tree. No need of a "Project" concept like...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, Komodo IDE is:

    Easier to do business with
    Easier to admin
    More usable
    #11
    #11
  21. gedit

    (52)4.0 out of 5

    gEdit is a general purpose text editor that includes internationalized text, syntax highlighting, undo/redo, file reverting, print and print preview support and more.

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  22. gEdit is a general purpose text editor that includes internationalized text, syntax highlighting, undo/redo, file reverting, print and print preview support and more.

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    AS
    Edit text files is great part of it. It support blocks in code.
    #12
    #12
  23. EmEditor

    (19)4.3 out of 5

    EmEditor is a text editor for Windows that supplies larger files and Unicode, macros, plug-ins and more.

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  24. EmEditor is a text editor for Windows that supplies larger files and Unicode, macros, plug-ins and more.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    Peter N.
    PN
    + Easy-to-use text editor ! + Powerful CSV editing. + Good macros integration, Unicode support + Can open very large files. i tested +10GB file myself + Great Coding environment + Plug-ins,...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, EmEditor is:

    More expensive
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #13
    #13
  25. Lime Text

    (14)3.3 out of 5

    Lime Text is a powerful and elegant text editor primarily developed in Go that aims to be a Free and open-source software successor to Sublime Text.

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  26. Lime Text is a powerful and elegant text editor primarily developed in Go that aims to be a Free and open-source software successor to Sublime Text.

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    UM
    This is an open source alternative to SublimeText with no nag screens at all! It has all of the same functionality and a great UI.
    #14
    #14
  27. Text Edit Plus

    (16)4.2 out of 5

    Tex-Edit Plus is a scriptable, ASCII text editor that fills the gap between a Apple's bare-bones TextEdit and a full-featured word processor. It's fast, efficient, and has a clean, uncluttered interface.

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  28. Tex-Edit Plus is a scriptable, ASCII text editor that fills the gap between a Apple's bare-bones TextEdit and a full-featured word processor. It's fast, efficient, and has a clean, uncluttered interface.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    UA
    I like that the editor is very light and doesn't consume a lot of resources. Additionally it is really easy to use from the get-go. There is no configuration required out of the box which means...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, Text Edit Plus is:

    Better at support
    #15
    #15
  29. Kate

    (9)4.1 out of 5

    Kate is an editor and programmer software.

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  30. Kate is an editor and programmer software.

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    GO
    Kate has excellent extensions and plugins to work on any programming language. I like it for its ease of downloading and installation. It also has good text verification and autocomplete options to...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, Kate is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    More usable
    Better at support
    #16
    #16
  31. SlickEdit

    (17)4.4 out of 5

    SlickEdit provides software developers with the multi-language, multi-platform code-editing capabilities they need to write better code, faster.

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  32. SlickEdit provides software developers with the multi-language, multi-platform code-editing capabilities they need to write better code, faster.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    UA
    Ease of use. As soon as I installed slickedit, it was intuitive to use after I went through the wizard/getting started at the beginning. additionally I found the menus very well laid out. The...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, SlickEdit is:

    More expensive
    Better at support
    #17
    #17
  33. Textmate

    (21)4.5 out of 5

    TextMate is a general-purpose GUI text editor for Mac OS X.

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  34. TextMate is a general-purpose GUI text editor for Mac OS X.

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    UH
    I like the fact that I can text a bunch of people at once.

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, Textmate is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    #18
    #18
  35. NoteTab

    (24)4.7 out of 5

    NoteTab is a Notepad replacement HTML and text editor with text-processing, search and replace, capture and copy text to clipboard, reusable text snippets and macros, and other utilities to help the editing process.

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  36. NoteTab is a Notepad replacement HTML and text editor with text-processing, search and replace, capture and copy text to clipboard, reusable text snippets and macros, and other utilities to help the editing process.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    John C.
    JC
    I've used NoteTab since about version 5.x as I recall, perhaps earlier. Anytime I build or migrate to a new PC, the first program I install is NoteTab. It is more powerful than Notepad, and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, NoteTab is:

    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    Easier to admin
    #19
    #19
  37. Bluefish

    (43)4.1 out of 5

    Bluefish is a powerful editor targeted towards programmers and webdevelopers, with many options to write websites, scripts and programming code.

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  38. Bluefish is a powerful editor targeted towards programmers and webdevelopers, with many options to write websites, scripts and programming code.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    MK
    I love that this software is free. I love that anybody can use because everyone needs tools that they can actually use for free. It is the best. Also, this software has easy programming tools that...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, Bluefish is:

    Better at support
    #20
    #20
  39. EditPad Lite

    (15)4.0 out of 5

    EditPad Lite is a compact general-purpose text editor. Use EditPad Lite to easily edit any kind of plain text file.

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  40. EditPad Lite is a compact general-purpose text editor. Use EditPad Lite to easily edit any kind of plain text file.

    Categories in common with Sublime Text:

    UA
    It's a text editing application that allows you to edit text documents using better tools than the windows text editor. It's easy to install , it takes a significant amount of storage space and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Sublime Text, EditPad Lite is:

    More expensive