Joe is world-famous Wordstar like text editor.
Library for reading Corel WordPerfect(tm) documents.
Graphite is a project within SIL's scripts and software dev groups to provide cross-platform rendering for complex writing systems. This project has been deprecated. Graphite2, a new version of the Graphite engine, is available at: https://github.com/silnrsi/graphite with its own bug tracker.
AraWord is a pictogram-based word processor for disabled people.
AraWord is currently a part of ARASUITE!!!! Pleas, look for ARASUITE in Sourceforge!!!! https://sourceforge.net/projects/arasuite/ AraWord is a word processor that combines pictograms and text to help disabled people. More info: http://www.catedu.es/arasaac/index.php
The AbiWord word processor is a full-featured cross-platform word processor.
Word processor oriented for learning difficulties.
ADAPRO is a free-to-use word processor geared towards individuals with a learning difficulty like dyslexia or a developmental disorder such as autism. Its adapted, seamless and configurable interface provides a simplified environment that can be relied, fostering the user's sustained attention. It can be downloaded and used completely free of charge for any purpose. Supports English, Spanish and Portuguese. If Java 6 or higher is already present on the computer, it does not even require installation. This project has been part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund under the PCT-MAC 2007-2013 programme.
txt2html (Text to HTML converter) is a Perl program that converts plain text to HTML. It supports headings, lists, tables, simple character markup, and hyperlinking, and is highly customizable.
An Academic Literature Suite
Docear (pronounced dog-ear) is what we call an “academic literature suite”. It integrates everything you need to search, organize and create academic literature in a single application: a digital library, reference manager, PDF and file manager, note taking and mind mapping. And the best: Docear works seemlessly with many existing tools like Mendeley, Microsoft Word, and Foxit Reader. Docear is free and open source, based on Freeplane, funded by the German Federal Ministry of Technology and developed by scientists from around the world, among others from OvGU, and the University of California, Berkeley.
FarsiTeX is a free Persian/English bidirectional typesetting system based on Donald Knuth's TeX and Leslie Lamport's LaTeX. Currently FarsiTeX is based on old LaTeX2.09. Windows and Linux ports are available.
This project will compile a hungarian wordlist for use with spell-checkers like aspell. Additionally it will develop generic tools useful to compile and maintain wordlists for any language.
AikSaurus is a GPL'd thesaurus library for C++. It returns many results, separated by part-of-speech information. The library itself has no particular GUI, and it can be used with any interface you'd like to create for it.
C-smile OOL is a scripting language with C++-like grammar. It has compiler, VM running bytecodes and C++ extendible runtime. Intended to run in standlone and embedded mode.
This elisp package provides text based table creation and editing feature. Emacs can edit tables embedded inside a document, just like a modern WYSIWYG word processor. The latest version generates a table HTML source from a WYSIWYG table.
It's a free and handy text editor for both plain text files and formatted text files and printing. Since release 1.2.0 there is a tool for the conversion in PDF format. It's written in Java language so it's available for a lot of Operative Systems.
SimplyHTML is an application and a java component for rich text processing. It stores documents as HTML files in combination with Cascading Style Sheets (CSS). SimplyHTML is not intended to be used as an editor for web pages.
Jacrobat is a free open source PDF editor that will support all functionalities of a simple word processor. Advanced functionalities will be added as the project matures.
A Wysiwyg Wiki in php/mysql. Features are : wysiwyg online editor (Xinha), user management, lock system to avoid 2 users editing a page at the same time, file management (attachment), image management(upload+online modifications), versioning...
Asterix IDE (Integrated Development Environment) is especially designed to provide many languages supports in one IDE. Asterix IDE offers superior support for JAVA, C/C++(mingw32-g++) and HTML developers to write, compile and run their code at one place. Asterix IDE lets you quickly and easily make program with multiple programming language support. With its constantly improving Java Editor, many rich features and an extensive range of tools are provided. An IDE is much more than a text editor. Asterix IDE offers superior support for JAVA and HTML5 developers, providing comprehensive editors and tools. Asterix IDE can be installed on all operating systems that support Java, from Windows to Linux to Mac OS systems. Write Once, Run Anywhere, is as true for Asterix IDE as it is for your own applications, because Asterix IDE itself is written in Java, too!
An Integrated Writing Environment for Creative Writers
The Writer's Workbench is a single tool that incorporates the various tool types that many writers use to create an Integrated Writing Environment (IWE). It provides these various tools without binding a writer to a single structure or vision for constructing a story and seeks to enable the creative process by providing immediate access to any story artifact in the tool without the obtrusiveness of having many windows opened at the same time.
PDF Library in .NET (deprecated) The developer is not continuing the project. Find the dev at http://raasiel.typepad.com
The Writers Forge is a fiction authoring suite, an IDE for writers. The tool suite will provide integrated support for writing screenplays and prose, and developing plot and character. The backend will support many target formats, including XML and PDF.
bbEditor is a stand alone client for create, editing and previewing of bbCode documents. This application was created to allow the local editing/storing of documents to be eventually posted on a CMS or BB system thats supports bbCode.
So many tools to help a writer work but not all of them are free!
Writing is simple so the tool you use should be too! This tool gives you a basic text editor to write your book in, it also gives you templates to design character and locations sheets along with generators to give inspiration for your book. We hope this tool is useful and appreciate any recommendations you can give us for how we can better this program going forward.
Why is it quicker to express simple equations in plaintext that it is to write the equivalent LaTeX? Easylatex is a preprocessor to make writing LaTeX much quicker. Project activity mode (http://bayleshanks.com/pamv1 ): sporadic
ODF-UOF Converter provides a way to convert the docs(text/spreadsheet/presentation) between Open Document Format for Office Application(ODF) and Chinese office file format based on XML(UOF).