TextPad for Mac

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TextPad for Mac by Helios Software Solutions has not been released yet and, therefore, can't be used on Mac computers. However, there are many similar programs that can easily edit or print texts and documents. Also, some of these programs can help you edit HTML, CSS, PHP, Ruby, or other code files and will even check the spelling of your text. Check this list with alternatives and pick your substitute for TextPad for Mac.

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TextPad for Mac OS X: Best alternatives You can use one of these TextPad for Mac alternatives which were thoughtfully chosen by our editors and user community.


TextWrangler Free

by Bare Bones Software, Inc.

TextWrangler is the powerful general purpose text editor, and Unix and server administrator's tool. Oh, and also, like the best things in life, it's free. TextWrangler is the "little brother" to BBEdit, a leading professional HTML and text editor.

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Bean Free

by James Hoover

Bean is a text editor that can save and open in a useful set of formats: bean, rtf, rtfd, doc, docx, odt, and webarchive. It is essentially a more powerful version of TextEdit, with a more attractive interface, but with the extra capabilities...

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Aquamacs Free

by Free Software Foundation, Inc.

GNU Emacs is an editor well-known for its flexibility and high customization level; with Aquamacs, Mac users can benefit from all the features they have come to enjoy over the years from Emacs under a new, improved interface.

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Tex-Edit Plus Free

by Trans-Tex Software

Tex-Edit Plus is a standalone ASCII text editing application that will enable you to easily perform complex editing actions that are not supported by the Mac TextEdit tool.

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UltraEdit Free

by IDM Computer Solutions, Inc

UltraEdit is the world's best text editor, now available for Mac. UltraEdit for Mac is a native Mac application based on the popular Windows text editor, UltraEdit!

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Tincta Free

by Mr. Fridge Software

Tincta is an elegant one-window text editor that is intuitive to use on personal tasks like writing blog posts, letters or grocery lists. But it also has all functionality you need for professional web design and programming.

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Plain Text Editor Free

by AlphaOmega Software

Plain Text Editor is intended for viewing, creating and editing plain text files. In this respect, the application supports any kind of plain-text content, including code and HTML.

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Latexian - LaTeX Editor Free

by Taco Software

The handy Latexian application is a LaTeX document editor tool for Mac. LaTeX documents can be created with most text editors but have limited functionality, and are primarily utilized in the academic circles.

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Smultron Free

by Peter Borg Apps

Smultron is an elegant and powerful text editor that is easy to use. It is very easy to start using Smultron. All your open documents are easily accessible. Smultron can help you to edit your text.

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