Software that can be used as an alternative to Notepad++:
  • 4.5 / 5
    6 votes
    Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, markup and prose. You'll love the slick user interface, extraordinary features and amazing performance.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Linux
  • 23 votes
    The ideal text, HTML and HEX editor, and an advanced PHP, Perl, Java and JavaScript editor for programmers.
    • Shareware
    • Windows (all)
  • 5 / 5
    1 votes
    SynWrite is a free source code editor and notepad replacement for Microsoft Windows Operating Systems.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 3.7 / 5
    3 votes
    Great little program for users who just want sticky notes with an alarm timer.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • Not rated yet
    0 votes
    RJ TextEd - A Unicode source and text editor.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 4.3 / 5
    6 votes
    A general-purpose text editor, designed to be small and compact.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 5 / 5
    1 votes
    PilotEdit Lite is a free text editor that can edit huge files larger than 10GB.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • Not rated yet
    0 votes
    Flashnote is just a rough copy for your quick work with any text information.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 4 / 5
    1 votes
    BabelPad is a free Unicode text editor for Windows that supports the proper rendering of most complex scripts, and allows you to assign different fonts to different scripts in order to facilitate multi-script text editing.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 3 / 5
    1 votes
    Notepad.NET is a visually appealing replacement for Windows Notepad build on the Microsoft .NET 3.5 framework.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 11 votes
    Light-weight, free and open source Notepad-like text editor with syntax highlighting for a few commonly used languages.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 5 / 5
    1 votes
    AkelPad is an open source editor for plain text. It is designed to be a small and fast.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 5 / 5
    7 votes
    EditPlus is a text editor, HTML editor, PHP editor, Java editor and Hex Viewer for Windows.
    • Trial
    • Windows (all)