Not Emacs is a text editor for programmers that supports many of the most common emacs keybindings. It allows editing iCloud documents that are automatically available from other devices. It has syntax highlighting for the following languages: Lisp, Scheme, JavaScript, CSS and XML.


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Working Copy

Access Git repositories on the go. Clone, edit, commit and push while allowing other apps access to repositories. There is no venture capital, large company or ads funding development and your support through in-app purchase directly sustains development.

  • rating 4.68571
  • size 55.1 MB


MobileOrg is a tool for viewing, editing and searching outlines generated by Emacs Org mode. Org mode files are stored in plain text and are frequently used to maintain to-do lists or GTD, plan projects and take notes. MobileOrg can be used to take your Org mode files anywhere.

  • size 31.3 MB

Buffer Editor - Code Editor

-50% SALE For a limited time only Listed in creativebloq, techworld and wpmudev as one of the best code editors. Buffer Editor is a POWERFUL code and text editor that lets you easily develop software, view code or take notes on the go. Unicode support Bluetooth keyboard support (Supports all iOS short-cut keys) Preview any files supported by iOS including images, PDFs, movies and documents iOS Open In support, from Buffer Editor to other app - vice versa Customizable font and font sizes Multiple themes (Buffereditor, Candy, Dante, Dark Blue, Default, Desert, Github, Inkpot, Jellybeans, Mac Classic, Monokai, Solarized Dark, Solarized Light, Wombat, Xcode) Send files by email File searchTo see the full list of features, including supported Vim commands, please visit support please visit

  • rating 3.08333
  • size 33.5 MB


Vim is a text editor first released publicly in 1991. Based on the vi editor common to Unix-like systems, Vim is designed for use both from a command line interface and as a standalone application in a graphical user interface.

  • size 34.8 MB

Brace-Editor Programming for iPhone/iPad

If you are interested in learning to write code this app is definitely for you. You can write simple programs in many different languages such as: C C++ Ruby PHP PythonThe new version of this app includes: Line numbers and Simple syntax highlightingThere are more programming languages coming and more tweaks to how the editor works and looks so stay tuned.

  • rating 3.57143
  • size 10.2 MB

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Textastic Code Editor 6

Textastic is a fast and versatile text, code and markup editor. It supports syntax highlighting of more than 80 programming and markup languages. Discoverable keyboard shortcuts (press and hold the Command key on an external keyboard) 3D Touch Quick Actions let you access most recently used files and create a new fileFEATURES: Syntax highlighting of more than 80 languages: HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XML, Markdown, Objective-C, Swift, C++, PHP, Perl, Python, SQL, shell scripts and many more (full list available on the website) Compatible with TextMate syntax definitions and themes Code completion for HTML, CSS, JavaScript and PHP functions FTP, FTPS (FTP over SSL), SFTP (SSH connection), WebDAV, Dropbox and Google Drive clients iCloud Drive WebDAV server Symbol list to quickly navigate in a file Full external keyboard support Displays additional keys over the virtual keyboard to make it easy to type characters often used for programming Cursor navigation wheel for easy text selection Easily move the cursor using swipe gestures Supports most encodings like UTF-8, ISO-8859-1, CP 1251 or MacRoman Supports different tab widths and soft tabs (spaces instead of tabs) Customizable font and font sizes Find & Replace (including regular expression search) File information like character count and word count Send files by email Local and remote web preview for HTML and Markdown files Supports TextExpander touch snippet expansion Textastic supports several ways to import your files: Connect to (S)FTP and WebDAV servers or Dropbox By using Open In in other apps Over Wi-Fi with the built-in WebDAV server Dont hesitate to tell me the features you want to see in the next version

  • rating 4.82609
  • size 23.7 MB
  • version 6.4.1

iWriter Pro

iWriter Pro is simple and elegant text editor with built-in Markdown support.# Features:- iCloud sync across all your Mac, iPad and iPhone devices. - Text editing with live Markdown syntax highlighting and Typewriter mode. The app doesnt support .doc, .docx or .rtf files.

  • rating 3.4
  • size 26.9 MB
  • version 2.1

ByteMe Code Editor for Software Design, Development, and Programming On-the-Go

ByteMe Shell 1.1.0ByteMe is an accessible universal syntax highlighting IDE for iOS devices, designed around the goal of providing a mobile workspace, allowing for programmers to seamlessly continue their productivity while on-the-go. FEATURES Support for many languages including popular ones like Python, Java, JavaScript, HTML, PHP, CSS, Swift, Objective-C, C, C++, Ruby, Perl, and many more Line numbering Word wrapping Page-guide Dynamic syntax highlighting Identifier and type detection Quick find-replace with regular expression support Code suggestions and code completion Auto-indentation support inside brackets, for markup languages like HTML, and for tabbed namespaces like Python Zoom-able editor view Preview files in a built-in web viewer Easy to use file manager with iCloud support Copy and open files to and from other apps Accessory keys appear in a toolbar above the keyboard to conveniently access common special characters Quick keys such as double-tapping space to insert a tab spaceMany new features are to come in future updates, so stay tuned. Aspiring developers may feel free to contact me directly at [email protected] and/or interest in being part of the beta software program at [email protected]

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XmlPad is a professional editor for XML docs processing which allows presenting the data in tabular style. It includes a text editor with syntax highlighting, string numeration, collapsing and element autocompletion options. Visit website to see the video presenting XmlPad capabilities.

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  • version 1.3


Lisping is a Lisp editor designed around the concept of editing the parse tree, an approach chosen because of its suitability to the iPod, iPad and iPhones touchscreen interface. Currently Lisping supports Clojure and Scheme. More information is available at our website

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  • version 1.2.4


CodeToGo has now been used to run over one MILLION programs Write and run code in your favorite programming language, using your iOS device Supports all iOS devices. Just pick your language, write some code (with syntax highlighting for the most common languages), and run it. Full list of supported languages (and their corresponding extensions):Ada (.adb) + syntax highlightingAssembly (gcc - .s; nasm - .asm) + syntax highlightingAWK (.awk) + syntax highlightingBash (.sh) + syntax highlightingbc (.bc)bf (.bf)C (.c) + syntax highlightingC99 Strict (.c) + syntax highlightingC# (C Sharp - .cs) + syntax highlightingC++ (.cpp) + syntax highlightingC++0x (.cpp) + syntax highlightingCLIPS (.cli)Clojure (.clj)COBOL (.cob)COBOL 85 (.85.cob)Common Lisp (.lisp) + syntax highlightingD (.d) + syntax highlightingErlang (.hrl) + syntax highlightingF# (.fs)Factor (.factor)Forth (.4th)Fortran (.f) + syntax highlightingGo (.go)Groovy (.groovy)Haskell (.hs) + syntax highlightingHTML (.html) + syntax highlightingIcon (.icn)Intercal (.i)Java (.java) + syntax highlightingJavaScript (.js) + syntax highlightingLua (.lua) + syntax highlightingNemerle (.n) + syntax highlightingNice (.nice)Nimrod (.nim)Ocaml (.ml) + syntax highlightingOz (.oz)Pascal (.pas) + syntax highlightingPerl (Perl - .pl; Perl6 - + syntax highlightingPHP (.php) + syntax highlightingPike (.pike)Prolog (GNU -; SWI - + syntax highlightingPython (Python - .py, Python3 - + syntax highlightingR (.r) + syntax highlightingRuby (.ruby) + syntax highlightingScala (.scala) + syntax highlightingScheme (.scm) Smalltalk (.st)SQL (SQLite - .sql) + syntax highlightingTcl (.tcl) + syntax highlightingUnlambda (.unl)Visual Basic .NET (.vb)Email comments, suggestions, bugs to nate AT pinkeh DOT com

  • rating 3.06667
  • size 3.1 MB
  • version 2.1

console.log: JavaScript code editor with syntax

console.log is a dead simple JavaScript code editor and runner when you just want to check something that just popped in your head. Following methods are supported for loggingconsole.logconsole.infoconsole.warnconsole.errorHow to use: simply write your code and tap run to see the outputOther features- Copy or Share your code- Syntax highlighting- No ads

  • size 11.4 MB
  • version 1.1

Koder Code Editor

HOLIDAY SALE - 30% OFFKoder for iPad: Nerds Rejoice You Can Code on Your iPad GIZMODO / App of the day Koders simple yet efficient interface is designed for touch editing. At just $5.99, you get an editor with a well-designed interface at a great price. With Koder you can code anytime and anywhere, no matter if youre at your desk or while on the goFeatures:- Syntax Highlighting ( Supports more than 80 languages : actionscript, actionscript3, active4d, ada, ampl, apache, applescript, asm-mips, asm-x86, asp-js, asp-vb, aspdotnet-cs, aspdotnet-vb, awk, batch, c, cobol, coffeescript, coldfusion, cpp, csharp, csound, css, d, dylan, eiffel, erl, eztpl, elixir, fortran, freefem, gedcom, gnuassembler, haskell, header, html, idl, java, javafx, javascript, jsp, latex, less, lilypond, lisp, logtalk, lsl, lua, markdown, matlab, mel, metapost, metaslang, mysql, nemerle, none, nrnhoc, objectivec, objectivecaml, ox, pascal, pdf, perl, php, plist, postscript, powershell, prolog, python, r, rhtml, ruby, sass, scala, sgml, shell, sml, sql, standard, stata, supercollider, tcltk, torquescript, udo, vb, verilog, vhdl, xml )- Code Autocomplete- Code Function list- Access and Manage your Dropbox, (S)FTP, webdav and local files easily- Built In Terminal (SSH Client)- Built In Snippet Manager- Tabbed editing- Extra Keyboard with Custom Key- iOS8 Document Picker Support to open/import/export other app files from/to Koder- Find and replace code- Previewer Browser with View Source function - Editor theme with Custom Theme Editor- Extra Key / Additional Keys on Virtual Keyboard with open+close brackets keys- Screen-Lock, Manual and Auto Lock- Extracting Zip File on Local project- Sophisticated File Browser- iOS Open In support, from Koder to other app - vice versa- Change file/folder permission (CHMOD) on FTP/SFTP projects- Folder Synchronization between Local Project and FTP Project- Uploading files from desktop from browser or iTunes sharing- Expandable editing space- Bluetooth Keyboard Support- and many more Watch Koder on YouTube :

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tag is an HTML, JavaScript, and CSS editor designed for iOS devices. tag allows users to design webpages and preview them in a web browser. Features:- Create, edit, and view HTML, CSS, JavaScript files on your iOS device.- View files as they will appear in a web browser.- Email files to co-workers- extra buttons above the keyboard for common programming symbols- Dropbox support, download and upload files to and from your Dropbox accountFor support or to leave feedback email [email protected] us on twitter @SlayterDev

  • rating 4
  • size 0.5 MB
  • version 1.1.1

right now - Web preview editor

App supports the web development on iOS. Feel free to create an iOS device , edit , check , it is an application that allows the upload.- By the source code and the browser of the two- screen , HTML of real-time web page preview ( compatible models only )- syntax highlighting the text- Upload of the FTP client function files , download support- By the text long press , completion of JavaScript code- Text search , replace- Setting the keyboard customization shortcut key - Theme settings- Various font settings- Source code movement by the cursor keys- External keyboard shortcut key

  • size 31.8 MB
  • version 1.0