Yankee Clipper Plus
This helpful free clipboard utility can save you loads of work if you do a lot
of repetitive typing. Yankee Clipper remembers the last 100 text entries to
the clipboard. It also can save your clips between sessions. You may also make
boilerplate/template files with your favorite clips and much more.
An incredibly useful text editing program that replaces Windows' flimsy
Notepad text editor. Notespad is a free, full-fledged text editor with tons of
wonderful features. You'll wonder how you managed without it! Allows opening
of many files simultaneously, bookmarking of favorites, customized colors and
fonts, macros, a file editor, lots of right-click goodies and tons more.
This site offers freeware programs aimed at writers and directors. The
programs here include ScriptMaker, a tool for script-writers, and SLang, a
story-creation tool, as well as a director's organizational tool called
Storyboard Tools. (For Windows).
Freeware guru Skip Bremer's WordTabs is perhaps the finest general-purpose
free word processing program on the Web today. Described as Windows' Notepad
and Wordpad on steroids, WordTabs is packed with every imaginable feature that
you could possibly want. Configure it to replace Windows' default text editors
and you'll wonder how you lived without this freeware gem.
1.5 megabytes. (For Windows).
A feature-packed freeware text editor from Switzerland, this program features
a tabbed interface that lets you open and edit a virtually unlimited number of
documents of any size. There's also an Editor Clipbook with templates for HTML
tags, smilies, acronyms, etc., as well as management of favorite files and
folders and drag & drop support. (For Windows).
Yeah Write may not have all the bells and whistles of MS Word. But this
powerful freeware program has all the useful features you could ask for in a
word processor. Yeah Write, which comes in a free version, uses a
fill-in-the-blanks approach to creating documents. Note:
somewhat clumsy, difficult-to-use interface is this program's only drawback.
If you use WordPad (Windows' built-in text editor), but wish that it had more
features, then CWordPad fits the bill nicely. This free text utility offers
everything WordPad does, plus a spell-checker and a thesaurus. It'll handle
files with .dox, .rft, .wri and .txt extensions. (For
Here's a text editing program from Belgium that makes a fine replacement for
Windows' flimsy notepad. Although there are similar programs that are more
feature-laden, EditPad is a solid, crash-free program that loads quickly. It
offers filters, text conversions, access to last 16 files opened, MAPI support
(for E-mailing text) and more. Offered in many languages, including Danish,
German, Spanish, French, Italian, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, etc.
Postcardware. (For Windows and Linux.)
This free program does one thing and does it well: it prints out text files
and gives you precise control over the output. The main advantage it has over
standard text editors is its ability to divide a page into several rows and
columns. Here's a
shot. (For Windows). Available in English and
This utility could well help improve your writing skills. WordWeb is a free
feature-packed thesaurus/dictionary that can be used from your word processor
or as a stand-alone program.
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