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|| '''Name''' || '''Platform''' || '''FreeSoftware'''? || '''ZeroPrice'''? || '''Notes''' ||
|| [[http://www.purl.org/net/alphatk/about.html|Alphatk]] || Unix,Windows,Mac OS X || X || X || Extensible in Tcl, Tk; Can interact with python.||
|| [[http://www.codeblocks.org/features|Code::Blocks]] || Linux, Windows || (./) || (./) || class browser does not currently work for .py files, but it's still a nice IDE to use for python projects ||
|| [[http://bluefish.openoffice.nl/features.html|Bluefish]] || Linux, MacOS X || (./) || (./) || The link points to the features page. || [[http://www.merchantos.com/|Pos Software]]
|| [[http://cream.sourceforge.net|Cream]] || Linux,Windows,FreeBSD || (./) || (./) || Cream is a free and easy-to-use configuration of the powerful and famous [[http://www.vim.org|Vim]] text editor for both Microsoft Windows and GNU/Linux.||
|| [[http://cssed.sourceforge.net|Cssed]] || Linux,Windows,Mac OS X, BSD || (./) || (./) || Editor with syntax highlighting for Python, and embeded Python interpreter. Extensible through a Python API. ||
|| [[http://wiki.wxpython.org/index.cgi/PythonCardEditor|codeEditor]] || Unix, Windows, Mac || (./) || (./) || Extensible in Python; part of [[http://www.pythoncard.org/|PythonCard]]. Includes PyCrust shell. ||
|| [[http://context.cx|ConText]] || Windows || X || (./) || Text Editor that can work with many formats, such as HTML and Javascript, and it also includes a Python reader. ||
|| [[http://eric-ide.python-projects.org/index.html|eric4 and eric5]] || Unix, Windows, Mac OS X || (./) || (./) || Complete IDE, very well integrated with PyQT development, but usable for any kind of project. Supports projects, debugging, auto-complete, syntax coloring, etc. It is extensible via plug-in system. It has interfaces to Subversion and Mercurial. GPL3||
|| [[http://www.crisp.demon.co.uk/|CRiSP]] || Unix, Linux, OpenBSD, FreeBSD, SunOS, Solaris, HPUX, SGI Irix, Windows, Cygwin, MacOS || ? || X || BRIEF-compatible, supports Python syntax, in-buffer Python interpreter, supports lots of languages. Powerful macro language. ||
|| [[http://dreampie.sourceforge.net/|DreamPie]] || Works on Windows, Linux and Mac. (Mac support requires [[http://MacPorts.com/|MacPorts ]] || (./) || (./) || Interactive shell with history box and code box, auto-completion of attributes and file names, auto-display of function arguments and documentation. Keeps your recent results, provides session history saving (optionally in HTML), interactive plotting with matplotlib. Extremely fast and responsive. GPL3. ||
|| DrPython || Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X || (./) || (./) || Simple, Highly Customizable Editor/Environment. A Tribute to DrScheme. ||
|| [[http://www.eclipse.org/|Eclipse]] || Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X, others || (./) || (./) || "Eclipse is ... an open extensible IDE for anything and nothing in particular." Support for Python can be obtained via the [[http://pydev.org//|PyDEV]] plugin. ||
|| [[http://www.eclipse.org/|Eclipse+Afae]] || Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X, others || (./) || (./) || In addition to PyDEV, support for Python can be obtained via the [[http://afae.robrohan.com/|Afae]] plugin which supports many languages (Afae also shows whitespace). ||
|| [[http://www.editpadpro.com/editpython.html|EditPad Pro]] || Windows, Linux || X || X || Powerful and flexible text editor with built-in Python syntax highlighting, Python class browsing, Python-compatible regular expressions, code folding, and extensive options for running external tools such as Python scripts. ||
|| [[http://www.editra.org|Editra]] || Linux, Mac OS X, Windows || (./) || (./) || A general purpose developer's text editor written in Python/wxPython. It supports python syntax highlighting, auto-ident, auto-completion, classbrowser, and can run scripts from inside the editor. Extensible with plugins written in python. ||
|| EmacsEditor || Unix, Windows, Mac || (./) || (./) || Python support with EmacsPythonMode. Extensible in Python using [[http://www.iro.umontreal.ca/~pinard/pymacs/|pymacs]] ||
|| [[http://www.lugaru.com/|Epsilon]] || Windows, Linux, FreeBSD, and OS/2 || X || X || Customizable Python mode, syntax coloring, function tagging. ||
|| [[http://fte.sourceforge.net/|FTE Text Editor]] || Windows, Unix, DOS, OS/2 console, Unix/X || (./) || (./) || Supports lots of languages, including Python; doesn't seem programmable ||
|| [[http://www.geany.org/|Geany]] || Windows, Unix/X || (./) || (./) || A small and lightweight GTK+ IDE that supports lots of languages, including Python. ||
|| [[http://armedbear-j.sf.net/|J]] || Java || (./) || (./) || syntax coloring for python, extensible with jython, supports many file formats, has folding, fully customisable, has sidebar for class and functions, fast for a Java application ||
|| [[http://projects.hepforge.org/jhepwork/|jHepWork]] || Java || (./) || (./) || IDE with Jython Shell. Syntax coloring for python, extensible with jython, supports many file formats, fully customisable, has sidebar for class and functions||
|| [[http://www.jasspa.com/|Jasspa's MicroEmacs]] || Unix, Windows || (./) || (./) || Supports Python syntax and a Python-specific menu. ||
|| [[http://www.jedsoft.org/jed/|JED]] || Unix, VMS, MSDOS, OS/2, BeOS, QNX, and Windows. || (./) || (./) || Syntax highlighting and indenting, (optional) emacs keybindings, programmable with s-lang. ''Note: comment out "msw_help(..." line in pymode.sl if you are having problems on Windows.'' ||
|| [[http://www.jedit.org/|JEdit]] || Java || (./) || (./) || Has three plugins - one for Jython and one for Python/Jython [[http://jpydbg.sourceforge.net/|JpyDbg]] - interactive editing debugging, code browsing, highlighting. ||
|| [[http://jpydbg.sourceforge.net/|JpyDbg]] || Win, Linux, Mac ([[http://www.netbeans.org/|Netbeans]] [[http://www.jedit.org/|jEdit]] cross IDE Plugin) || (./) || (./) || [[http://www.netbeans.org/|Netbeans]] [[http://www.jedit.org/|jEdit]] cross IDE plugin ||
|| [[http://www.qt-apps.org/content/show.php/JuffEd?content=59940|JuffEd]] || QT || (./) || (./) || Quite simple text editor based on QT library (therefore available for all major platforms) and (v0.3) qScintilla library ||
|| [[http://www.mirbsd.org/jupp.htm|Jupp]] || Unix/OSX/Cygwin/Interix (curses), MS-DOS (DR DOS, FreeDOS, Win,OS/2 DOS-Box) || (./) || (./) || Versatile WordStar-like editor (JOE fork) with many colourised syntax-highlighting modes ||
|| [[http://www.kdevelop.org/|kdevelop]] || Win, Linux, Mac || (./) || (./) || Kde main developping app. Code folding, syntax highlighting, navigator. projects, class browser, version control, customizable keybindings. Comes also with some typical python project models: pyton Qt app, Tkinter app and simple script. ||
|| [[http://www.activestate.com/komodo-ide|Komodo IDE|title=Komodo IDE]] || Unix, Windows, Mac OS X || X || X || Komodo is an award winning [[http://www.activestate.com/komodo-ide/python-editor|Python IDE|title=Python IDE]] from ActiveState. Fully-integrated Python support (including [[http://www.activestate.com/activepython|Python 2.x|title=Python 2]] and [[http://www.activestate.com/activepython-3|Python 3|title=Python 3]]) featuring code intelligence with autocomplete and calltips, Python debugger (includes remote debugging), interactive shell, remote file support, macros, templating, emacs command support and it all comes with great help documentation. There is a open-source version called [[http://www.activestate.com/komodo-edit|Komodo Edit|title=Komodo Edit]] (Source), as part of the [[http://www.openkomodo.com|Open Komodo|title=Open Komodo]] project started November 2007. ||
|| [[http://www.activestate.com/komodo-edit|Komodo Edit|title=Komodo Edit]] || Unix, Windows,

[[http://wiki.openkomodo.com/index.php/Building_Open_Komodo|(Source)]], [[http://www.activestate.com/komodo-edit/compare-with-komodo-ide|scaled-down version of Komodo IDE|title=Compare Komodo IDE to Edit]] which also supports Python. ||
||'''Name''' ||'''Platform''' ||'''Impl. Language''' ||'''License''' ||'''Notes''' ||
||[[https://github.com/aliafshar/a8|a8]] ||Linux, FreeBSD ||Python, GTK ||GPLv3 ||Embed Vim. Little brother of [[http://pida.co.uk|PIDA]] ||
||[[http://www.purl.org/net/alphatk/about.html|Alphatk]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X ||Tcl/Tk ||Proprietary ||Extensible in Tcl, Tk; Can interact with python. ||
||[[https://atom.io/packages/ide-python|Atom]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python ||MIT ||Python language support for Atom-IDE, powered by the Python language server. ||
||[[http://www.codeblocks.org/features|Code::Blocks]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||C++, wxWidgets ||GPLv3 ||class browser does not currently work for .py files, but it's still a nice IDE to use for python projects ||
||[[http://bluefish.openoffice.nl/features.html|Bluefish]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||C, GTK+ ||GPLv3 ||The link points to the features page. ||
||[[http://cream.sourceforge.net|Cream]] ||Linux, Windows, FreeBSD ||C ||GPLv3 ||Cream is a free and easy-to-use configuration of the powerful and famous [[http://www.vim.org|Vim]] text editor for both Microsoft Windows and GNU/Lfinux. ||
||[[http://cssed.sourceforge.net|Cssed]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X ||C, GTK+ ||GPLv2 ||CSS editor with syntax highlighting for Python, and embedded Python interpreter. Extensible through a Python API. ||
||[[http://wiki.wxpython.org/PythonCardEditor|codeEditor]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python, wxPython ||BSD ||Extensible in Python; part of [[http://pythoncard.sourceforge.net/|PythonCard]]. Includes PyCrust shell. ||
||[[http://eric-ide.python-projects.org|eric]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python, PyQt ||GPLv3 ||Complete IDE, very well integrated with PyQT development, but usable for any kind of project. Supports projects, debugging, auto-complete, syntax coloring, etc. It is extensible via plug-in system. Integrated version control interface for Git, Subversion and Mercurial through core plugins. eric6 requires Python 3 (and, if desired, PyQt5), and supports CxFreeze and PyInstaller, Django and Pyramid, PyLint and Vulture||
||[[http://www.crisp.demon.co.uk/|CRiSP]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X || ||Proprietary ||BRIEF-compatible, supports Python syntax, in-buffer Python interpreter, supports lots of languages. Powerful macro language. ||
||[[http://drakon-editor.sourceforge.net/|DRAKON Editor]] ||Windows, Mac OS X, Linux ||Tcl/Tk ||Public domain ||DRAKON diagram editor with code generation in Python. ||
||[[http://dreampie.sourceforge.net/|DreamPie]] ||Windows, Linux and Mac/[[http://MacPorts.com/|MacPorts]] ||Python, PyGTK ||GPLv3 ||Interactive shell with history box and code box, auto-completion of attributes and file names, auto-display of function arguments and documentation. Keeps your recent results, provides session history saving (optionally in HTML), interactive plotting with matplotlib. Extremely fast and responsive. ||
||DrPython ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python, wxPython ||GPL ||Simple, Highly Customizable Editor/Environment. A Tribute to DrScheme. ||
||[[http://www.eclipse.org/|Eclipse]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X ||Java ||EPL ||Eclipse is ... an open extensible IDE for anything and nothing in particular." Support for Python can be obtained via the [[http://pydev.org//|PyDEV]] plugin. ||
||[[http://www.editpadpro.com/editpython.html|EditPad Pro]] ||Linux, Windows || ||Proprietary ||Built-in Python syntax highlighting, Python class browsing, Python-compatible regular expressions, code folding, and extensive options for running external tools such as Python scripts. ||
||[[http://www.editra.org|Editra]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python, wxPython ||wxWindows ||A general purpose developer's text editor written in Python/wxPython. It supports python syntax highlighting, auto-ident, auto-completion, classbrowser, and can run scripts from inside the editor. Extensible with plugins written in python. ||
||EmacsEditor ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS ||C, Lisp ||GPLv3 ||Python support with EmacsPythonMode. Extensible in Python using [[https://github.com/pinard/pymacs|pymacs]] ||
||[[http://www.lugaru.com/|Epsilon]] ||Linux, Windows, FreeBSD and OS/2 || ||Proprietary ||Customizable Python mode, syntax coloring, function tagging. ||
||[[http://matkuki.github.io/ExCo/|ExCo]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS ||Python, PyQt4 ||GPLv3 ||Extensible editor written in Python, Python/C/Nim code tree browser, 3-window editing, text diff, multi-language support, Python REPL, manipulate editor text with Python code ||
||[[http://fte.sourceforge.net/|FTE Text Editor]] ||Unix/X, Windows, DOS, OS/2 ||C++ ||GPL ||Supports lots of languages, including Python; doesn't seem programmable ||
||[[http://www.geany.org/|Geany]] ||Unix/X, Windows ||C, GTK+ ||GPLv2 ||A small and lightweight GTK+ IDE that supports lots of languages, including Python. ||
||[[http://www.gnome.org/projects/gedit/|gedit]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS ||C, Python ||GPLv2 ||gedit is the official text editor of the GNOME desktop environment, with Python syntax highlighting. ||
||[[http://www.projexsoftware.com/products/ideas/|ideas]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS ||Python, PyQt ||Proprietary ||Ideas is a feature rich IDE that supports debugging, interpreting and project management. ||
||[[http://armedbear-j.sf.net/|J]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||Java ||GPLv2 ||syntax coloring for python, extensible with jython, supports many file formats, has folding, fully customisable, has sidebar for class and functions, fast for a Java application ||
||[[http://projects.hepforge.org/jhepwork/|jHepWork]] ||Unix, Windows, Mac OS ||Java ||GPLv3 ||IDE with Jython Shell. Syntax coloring for python, extensible with jython, supports many file formats, fully customisable, has sidebar for class and functions ||
||[[http://www.jasspa.com/|Jasspa's MicroEmacs]] ||Unix, Windows ||C ||GPLv2 ||Supports Python syntax and a Python-specific menu. ||
||[[http://www.jedsoft.org/jed/|JED]] ||Unix, VMS, MSDOS, OS/2, BeOS, QNX, and Windows. ||C ||GPLv2 ||Syntax highlighting and indenting, (optional) emacs keybindings, programmable with s-lang. ''Note: comment out "msw_help(..." line in pymode.sl if you are having problems on Windows.'' ||
||[[http://www.jedit.org/|JEdit]] ||Unix, Windows, Mac OS ||Java ||GPLv2 ||Has three plugins - one for Jython and one for Python/Jython [[http://jpydbg.sourceforge.net/|JpyDbg]] - interactive editing debugging, code browsing, highlighting. ||
||[[http://jpydbg.sourceforge.net/|JpyDbg]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS ||Java, Python ||GPL ||[[http://www.netbeans.org/|Netbeans]] [[http://www.jedit.org/|jEdit]] cross IDE plugin ||
||[[http://www.mirbsd.org/jupp.htm|Jupp]] ||Unix/OSX/Cygwin/Interix (curses), MS-DOS (DR DOS, FreeDOS, Win, OS/2 DOS-Box) ||C ||GPL ||Versatile WordStar-like editor (JOE fork) with many colourised syntax-highlighting modes ||
||[[http://www.kdevelop.org/|kdevelop]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS ||C++ ||GPLv2 ||Kde main developping app. Code folding, syntax highlighting, navigator. projects, class browser, version control, customizable keybindings. Comes also with some typical python project models: pyton Qt app, Tkinter app and simple script. ||
||[[http://www.activestate.com/komodo-ide|Komodo IDE]] ||Unix, Windows, Mac OS X || ||Proprietary ||Komodo is an award winning [[http://www.activestate.com/komodo-ide/python-editor|Python IDE]] from ActiveState. Fully-integrated [[https://platform.activestate.com/ActiveState/ActivePython-3.6|Python 3]] support featuring code intelligence with autocomplete and calltips, Python debugger (includes remote debugging), interactive shell, remote file support, macros, templating, emacs command support and great help documentation. There is also an open-source version called [[http://www.activestate.com/komodo-edit|Komodo Edit]] (Source), as part of the [[http://www.openkomodo.com|Open Komodo]] project started November 2007. ||
||[[http://www.activestate.com/komodo-edit|Komodo Edit]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X || ||Proprietary/Open Source ||[[http://www.activestate.com/komodo-edit/compare-with-komodo-ide|scaled-down version of Komodo IDE]] which also supports Python, but excludes the integrated debugger. ||
||[[http://sourceforge.net/projects/gecrit/|gEcrit]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python, wxPython ||GPLv3 ||Python IDE with focus is on simplicity and ease of use. It is fast and lightweight. It features Python indentation, line numbers, code folding, syntax highlighting, shell access, code completion, a program runner, a source browser, indentation guides, a white space indicator, autosaving, an edge line, multiple tabs, printing, jumping to a specific line, word searching, word replacement, zooming undo/redo, pastebin.com code submission, Python syntax checking, the ability to change the indentation of many lines at once, autocompletiton, and bad brace checking. ||
||LeoEditor ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python, PyQt ||MIT ||Outlining editor, fully scriptable and extensible, supporting [[http://www.literateprogramming.com|literate programming]]. 100% pure Python code. ||
||[[http://mooedit.sourceforge.net/|medit]] ||Unix, Windows ||C, GTK+ ||LGPL ||Gtk editor with python bindings, allows plugins written in python. ||
||[[https://www.nano-editor.org|nano]] ||Linux, Windows ||C ||GNU GPL ||Small, terminal-based editor, Syntax highlighting ||
||[[http://ne.di.unimi.it/|ne]] ||Unix, Windows, Mac OS X ||C ||GPLv3 ||Easy to use, small, powerful, fast, terminal-based editor. Supports UTF-8, syntax highlighting, undo, autocomplete, macros, regexes, bookmarks. v2.4 released 2012-04 ||
||[[http://nedit.org/|NEdit]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X ||C ||GPLv2 ||X-Based, Python support builtin. ||
||[[http://www.netbeans.org/|Netbeans]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X, others ||Java ||GPLv2 ||Netbeans is an open extensible cross platform IDE ; Support for Python can be obtained via the [[http://jpydbg.sourceforge.net/|JpyDbg]] plugin. A new plugin exists for Netbeans 6.5 or newer - [[http://wiki.netbeans.org/Python|info]]. ||
||[[http://ninja-ide.org|NINJA-IDE]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS ||Python, PyQt4 ||GPLv3 ||Lightweight and extensible editor. Class browser, project manager, PEP8 finder, virtualenv, plugin support ||
||[[https://github.com/limodou/ulipad|UliPad]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python, wxPython ||GPLv2 ||wxPython based editor. Can be easily extended with mixins and plugins, and has many features. Seems to be biased towards Python web development as contains FTP GUI, RSS aggregator and HTML preview. ||
||[[http://www.quickmediasolutions.com/software/powerpad/|PowerPad]] ||Windows NT, Linux (with GTK+ 2) ||C++, wxWidgets ||Freeware ||Easy to use text editor with syntax highlighting for Python. Embeds the Python interpreter to extend functionality of the application ||
||[[http://jetbrains.com/pycharm/|PyCharm]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||Java ||Apache 2.0 ||Full-featured IDE for Python. Has Free and Open Source edition fully supporting Python as well as proprietary Professional Edition with Django, Flask, Pyramid and Google App Engine support. ||
||[[http://pydev.org/|PyDev]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||Java, Eclipse ||EPL ||[[http://www.eclipse.org/|Eclipse]] plugin. Code-completion. Debugger. Under active development. ([[http://showmedo.com/videos/series?name=PyDevEclipseList|ShowMeDo Videos]]) ||
||[[PythonEditors?action=AttachFile&do=view&target=pye|Pye]] ||Linux, Windows ||Python, Tk ||GPLv3 ||Ultra-lightweight Python/text editor made in Python with Tk. Emphasis on easy customization and no-bloat attitude. ||
||[[http://pype.sourceforge.net/|PyPE]] ||Unix, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python, wxPython ||GPLv2 ||Written in Python - code folding, snippets, unicode, multiple documents, code completion, several languages, macros. ||
||[[https://code.visualstudio.com/docs/languages/python|Python for VS Code]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||NodeJs ||MIT ||Free [[https://github.com/microsoft/vscode-python|open-source]] extension for Visual Studio Code. Supports syntax highlighting, debugging, code completion, code navigation, refactoring, with support for Django, multi threaded, local and remote debugging. ||
||[[http://pythontoolkit.sourceforge.net/|PythonToolkit (PTK)]] ||Windows/Linux/Mac (wxPython) ||Python ||GPLv3 ||An interactive environment for python features include: Multiple independent python interpreters. Interactively program with different GUI toolkits (wxPython, TkInter, pyGTK, pyQT4 and PySide). Matlab style namespace/workspace browser. Object auto-completions, calltips and multi-line command editing in the console. Object inspection and python path management. Simple code editor and integrated debugger. ||
||[[http://www.pyzo.org/|Pyzo]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python, PySide ||BSD License ||Open-source Python IDE focused on interactivity and introspection, which makes it very suitable for scientific computing. Its practical design is aimed at simplicity and efficiency. Pyzo consists of two main components, the editor and the shell, and uses a set of pluggable tools to help the programmer in various ways: e.g. source structure, interactive help, workspace, file browser (with functionality for searching). Also includes a post-mortem debugger. ||
||SciTE ||Windows, Linux (GTK+) ||C++ ||MIT-Like ||A highly configurable light-weight source code editor (about 50 file formats) based on widely-used Scintilla rich text widget/control. Features: sytax highlighting, code folding, auto-indent, brace matching, codepage/unicode support, multiple documents, context help, code execution, output pane, external tools support, RegExp find/replace, text export (HTML, RTF, PDF, LaTeX, XML). [[http://scintilla.sourceforge.net/gen_python_api.zip|Python API]] for calltips and autocompletion available. ||
||[[http://wiki.python.org/moin/SPE|SPE]] ||Windows, Linux, Mac OS X ||Python, wxPython ||GPLv3 ||Stani's Python Editor. Auto indentation, auto completion, call tips, syntax coloring/highlighting, UML viewer, class explorer, source index, auto todo list, sticky notes, integrated PyCrust shell, Python file browser, recent file browser, drag&drop, context help. [[http://www.blender3d.org|Blender]] support with a Blender 3D object browser, runs interactively inside Blender. Ships with WxGlade (GUI designer), PyChecker (source code doctor) and [[http://project5.freezope.org/kiki/|Kiki]] (regular expression console). Extensible with WxGlade. ([[http://showmedo.com/videos/series?name=PythonDevelopmentWithSPE|ShowMeDo Videos]]) ||
||[[https://www.spyder-ide.org/|Spyder]] ||Windows, Linux, macOS ||Python, PyQt5 ||MIT ||Spyder is a powerful scientific environment written in Python, for Python,and designed by and for scientists, engineers and data analysts. It features a unique combination of the advanced editing, analysis, debugging and profiling functionality of a comprehensive development tool with the data exploration, interactive execution, deep inspection and beautiful visualization capabilities of a scientific package. Furthermore, Spyder offers built-in integration with many popular scientific packages, including NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, IPython, QtConsole, Matplotlib, SymPy, and more. Beyond its many built-in features, Spyder's abilities can be extended even further via first- and third-party plugins. It is conveniently integrated in the cross-platform [[https://www.anaconda.com/|Anaconda distribution]], and is the centerpiece of the [[http://www.pythonxy.com/|Python(x,y)]] and [[https://winpython.github.io/|WinPython]] distributions for Windows. ||
||[[http://www.slickedit.com/|SlickEdit]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X || ||Proprietary ||Syntax coloring, popup function arguments, class hierarchy browser, graphical debugger, and other nice Python features. Context tagging with class/module namespaces, code navigation, and smart indenting are also supported. ||
||[[http://www.sublimetext.com/|Sublime Text]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||C++, Python ||Proprietary ||Beautiful interface, Python syntax highlighting, Python plugins. ||
||[[http://thonny.org/|Thonny]] ||Linux, Windows, Mac OS X ||Python ||MIT ||For teaching/learning programming. Focused on program runtime visualization. Provides stepping both in statements and expressions, no-hassle variables view, separate mode for explaining references etc. ||
||[[Vim]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS ||C ||Charityware ||Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing. Syntax coloring, indenting, autocompletion, and source-navigation tools for Python. Can be scripted in Python. See also [[http://cream.sourceforge.net|Cream]]. ||
||[[http://wingware.com/wingide|Wing IDE]] ||Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X || ||Proprietary ||Powerful commercial IDE designed specifically for Python. Auto-completion, call tips, syntax highlighting, goto-definition, keyboard modes for emulating Visual Studio, VI/Vim, Emacs, & Brief, graphical debugger, code browser, integrated shell, scriptable in Python, and much more. ([[http://showmedo.com/videos/video?name=pythonOzsvaldWingIDEIntro|ShowMeDo Videos]]) ||
||[[http://soft.kaworu.it/wxKonTEXTen.htm|wxKonTEXT]] ||Linux, Windows ||Python, wxPython ||GPL ||Simple text editor written in python. Syntax highlighter, Code fold, Export code in HTML... ||
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|| [[http://sourceforge.net/projects/gecrit/|gEcrit|title=gEcrit]] || Unix, Windows,Mac OSX || X || X ||
gEcrit is a Python IDE. Its focus is on simplicity and ease of use. It is fast and lightweight. It features Python indentation, line numbers, code folding, syntax highlighting, shell access, code completion, a program runner, a source browser, indentation guides, a white space indicator, autosaving, an edge line, multiple tabs, printing, jumping to a specific line, word searching, word replacement, zooming undo/redo, pastebin.com code submission, Python syntax checking, the ability to change the indentation of many lines at once, autocompletiton, and bad brace checking.
=== Unix-Only Editors ===
||'''Name''' ||'''Platform''' ||'''FreeSoftware'''? ||'''ZeroPrice'''? ||'''Notes''' ||
||[[http://beaver-editor.sourceforge.net/|Beaver]] ||Unix + GTK || (./) ||X ||Supports debugging Python, Tcl, Ruby, Perl, Lua scripts. Code intelligence (Code completion, folding, auto-complete, code snippets, syntax highlighting matching tags, show keyword or variable information when mouse over...). Keyword help and improved script document. Integrated commonly-used scripting libraries (Tk, wxPython, Pygame, Pmw, Numeric...). Supports compiling python scripts to Windows EXE files. ||
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|| [[http://webpages.charter.net/edreamleo/front.html|Leo]] || Unix, Windows, Mac || (./) || (./) || Outlining editor, fully scriptable and extensible, supporting [[http://www.literateprogramming.com|literate programming]]. 100% pure Python code. MIT License.||
|| [[http://www.med-editor.com/indexus.html|MED]] || Windows, OS/2 || X || X || Auto-completion, customizable keybindings, section browser... ||
|| [[http://mooedit.sourceforge.net/|medit]] || Unix,Windows || (./) || (./) || Gtk editor with python bindings, allows plugins written in python.||
|| [[http://ne.dsi.unimi.it/|ne]] || Unix, Mac, Windows || (./) || (./) || Easy to use, small, powerful, free (GPL'd), terminal-based editor. Supports UTF-8, syntax highlighting, undo, autocomplete, macros, regexes.||
|| [[http://nedit.org/|NEdit]] || Unix, VMS, Win32, MacOS X || (./) || (./) || X-Based, Python support builtin. ||
|| [[http://www.netbeans.org/|Netbeans]] || Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X, others || (./) || (./) || Netbeans is an open extensible cross platform IDE ; Support for Python can be obtained via the [[http://jpydbg.sourceforge.net/|JpyDbg]] plugin. A new plugin exists for Netbeans 6.5 or newer - [[http://wiki.netbeans.org/Python|info]]. ||
|| [[http://code.google.com/p/ulipad/|UliPad]] || Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X || (./) || (./) || wxPython based editor. Can be easily extended with mixins and plugins, and has many features. Seems to be biased towards Python web development as contains FTP GUI, RSS aggregator and HTML preview. ||
|| [[http://www.digitalwandering.com/|Pepper]] || MacOS Classic/MacOS X, Linux, FreeBSD, Windows 2k/XP || ? || ? || Builtin support for Python. Was defunct, now revived. Incremental search. No tabbed-interface. ||
|| [[http://www.quickmediasolutions.com/software/powerpad/|PowerPad]] || Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7, Linux (with GTK+ 2) || X || (./) || Easy to use text editor with syntax highlighting for Python. Also embeds the Python interpreter, allowing third parties to easily extend the functionality of the application ||
|| [[http://jetbrains.com/pycharm/|PyCharm]] || Win, Linux, Mac || X || X || Full-featured IDE for Python, Django and Google App Engine. Under active development. ||
|| [[http://pydev.org/|pyDev]] || Win, Linux, Mac ([[http://www.eclipse.org/|Eclipse]] Plugin) || (./) || (./) || [[http://www.eclipse.org/|Eclipse]] plugin. Code-completion. Debugger. Under active development. ([[http://showmedo.com/videos/series?name=PyDevEclipseList|ShowMeDo Videos]]) ||
||[[attachment:pye|Pye]] || Windows, Linux || (./) || (./) || Ultra-lightweight Python/text editor made in Python with Tk. Emphasis on easy customization and no-bloat attitude. ||
|| [[http://pype.sourceforge.net/|PyPE]] || Windows/X (Python+wxPython) || (./) || (./) || Written in Python - code folding, snippets, unicode, multiple documents, code completion, several languages, macros. ||
|| [[http://dashingsoft.com/products/pyshield.html|Pyshield]] || Linux,Windows || X || X || An IDE tool used to edit, debug Python script, publish encrypted scripts, build a standalone executable file, manage more files by project view, and make installation in various forms(.msi, .tar.gz, .rpm, .zip, .tar.bz2). It includes an editor simulating Emacs python-mode, a GUI debugger simulating GDB, a project view used to manage scripts, modules, extensions, packages, platform specific data files, and GUI interface to make installation.||
|| [[http://wiki.wxpython.org/index.cgi/PythonCardEditor|PythonCardEditor]] || Unix/Windows/Mac || ? || ? || Extensible in Python, part of PythonCard. ||
|| SciTe || Unix/Windows || (./) || (./) || A highly configurable light-weight source code editor (about 50 file formats) based on widely-used Scintilla rich text widget/control. Features: sytax highlighting, code folding, auto-indent, brace matching, codepage/unicode support, multiple documents, context help, code execution, output pane, external tools support, RegExp find/replace, text export (HTML, RTF, PDF, LaTeX, XML). [[http://scintilla.sourceforge.net/gen_python_api.zip|Python API]] for calltips and autocompletion available.||
|| [[http://wiki.python.org/moin/SPE|SPE]] || Windows, Linux, Mac OS X (Python+wxPython) || (./) || (./) || Stani's Python Editor. Auto indentation, auto completion, call tips, syntax coloring/highlighting, UML viewer, class explorer, source index, auto todo list, sticky notes, integrated PyCrust shell, Python file browser, recent file browser, drag&drop, context help. [[http://www.blender3d.org|Blender]] support with a Blender 3D object browser, runs interactively inside Blender. Ships with WxGlade (GUI designer), PyChecker (source code doctor) and [[http://project5.freezope.org/kiki/|Kiki]] (regular expression console). Extensible with WxGlade. ([[http://showmedo.com/videos/series?name=PythonDevelopmentWithSPE|ShowMeDo Videos]]) ||
|| [[http://code.google.com/p/spyderlib/|Spyder]] || Windows XP/Vista/7, GNU/Linux and MacOS X || (./) || (./) || Highly active IDE project based on PyQT. It offers pretty much everything: syntax highlighting, auto-indentation, code browser, debugging with breakpoints, project browser, code completion, refactoring and tooltips (with [[http://rope.sourceforge.net/|rope]] library installed; for a local installation on Linux, just add unpacked folder to the Pythonpath with the integrated path manager in the tools menu), and many more. Especially suitable for scientific programming as it offers an interface similar to Matlab, with integrated consoles, variable browsing and manipulation. For Windows it is conveniently integrated in the [[http://www.pythonxy.com/|Python(x,y)]] distribution.||
|| [[http://www.slickedit.com/|SlickEdit]] || Windows, Linux, Solaris, AIX, IRIX, HP-UX and Mac OS X || X || X || Syntax coloring, popup function arguments, class hierarchy browser, graphical debugger, and other nice Python features. Context tagging with class/module namespaces, code navigation, and smart indenting are also supported.||
|| [[http://www.sublimetext.com/|Sublime Text]] || Windows, Mac OS X, Linux || X || X || Beautiful interface, Python syntax highlighting, Python plugins. ||
|| [[Vim]] || Unix, Windows, MacOS, etc. || (./) || (./) || Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing. Syntax coloring, indenting, autocompletion, and source-navigation tools for Python. Can be scripted in Python. See also [[http://cream.sourceforge.net|Cream]].||
|| [[http://wingware.com/wingide|Wing IDE]]|| Windows, Linux, and MacOS with X11 Server || X || X || Powerful commercial IDE designed for specifically for Python. Auto-completion, call tips, syntax highlighting, goto-definition, keyboard modes for emulating Visual Studio, VI/Vim, Emacs, & Brief, graphical debugger, code browser, integrated shell, scriptable in Python, and much more. ([[http://showmedo.com/videos/video?name=pythonOzsvaldWingIDEIntro|ShowMeDo Videos]])||
|| [[http://soft.kaworu.it/wxKonTEXTen.htm|wxKonTEXT]] || Unix/Windows || ? || ? || Simple text editor written in python. Syntax highlighter, Code fold, Export code in HTML....||

=== Unix-Only Editors ===

|| '''Name''' || '''Platform''' || '''FreeSoftware'''? || '''ZeroPrice'''? || '''Notes''' ||
|| [[http://beaver-editor.sourceforge.net/|Beaver]] || Unix + GTK || (./) || (./) || Beaver is an Early AdVanced EditoR. Beaver is a GTK+2 editor designed to be light-weight, modular and stylish ||
|| [[http://cooledit.sourceforge.net/|Cooledit]] || Unix/X || ? || ? || Extensible in Python ||
|| [[http://cute.sourceforge.net/|CUTE]] || Unix + QT || (./) || (./) || scintilla based, with python scriptable text editor. ||
|| [[http://www.gnome.org/projects/gedit/|gedit]] || Unix + Gnome || (./) || (./) || gedit is the official text editor of the GNOME desktop environment, with Python syntax highlighting. ||
|| [[http://glimmer.sourceforge.net/|Glimmer]] || Unix + Gnome || ? || ? || Editor written in C with Python bindings. ||
|| [[http://www.goincompany.com/goinedit.php|goinedit]] || Unix + GTK || (./) || (./) || GoInEdit is a text editor, IDE, that integrates a shell terminal and a powerful scripts to helps you to compile, debug and execute, it has Python syntax highlighting.||
|| [[http://www.nano-editor.org|GNU nano]] || ncurses || (./) || (./) || Tiny, fast, compatible but enhanced pico clone. nano can do syntax highlighting. ||
|| [[http://sourceforge.net/projects/joe-editor/|JOE]] || Unix || (./) || (./) || Color-highlighting WordStar-like editor supports many highlight modes ||
|| [[http://www.kde.org/|KWrite]] || Unix || (./) || (./) || Advanced editor for the KDE environment - supports Python syntax (uses Kate component). ||
|| [[http://www.kate-editor.org/|Kate]] || Unix || (./) || (./) || KDE Advanced Text Editor - supports Python syntax. Now has a plugin to browse Python classes and globals.||
|| [[http://micampe.it/projects/moleskine|Moleskine]] || Linux/FreeBSD || ? || ? || Written in Python, so should be extensible using Python. ||
|| [[http://quanta.sourceforge.net/|Quanta KDE]] || Linux + KDE || (./) || (./) || Full-featured web development environment that also supports Python. ||
|| [[http://scribes.sourceforge.net/|Scribes]] || Unix + Gnome || (./) || (./) || Scribes is a simple, slim and sleek text editor for GNOME, with Python syntax highlighting. ||
|| [[http://www.cs.yorku.ca/~oz/wily/|Wily]] || Unix || (./) || (./) || Acme clone for Unix. Can connect to it (and control it) from Python. ||
|| [[http://sourceforge.net/projects/xrope/|xrope]] || Python Tkinter || (./) || (./) || GUI, class browser, file manager, with code completion. Licensed under the GPL. ||
|| [[http://eggy.yolky.org/|eggy]] || Unix || (./) || (./) || IDE with autocompletion, syntax highlighting, templates, project support, options for running code, integrated bash shell and support for group projects over the lan or internet. Also supports ruby, C, C++, Java, Perl, Web development and other languages. Easily extendable in python by writing a plugin. Uses PyQt, lincensed under the GPL. ||
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|| '''Name''' || '''Syntax Highlighting''' || '''FreeSoftware'''? || '''ZeroPrice'''? || '''Python-specific notes''' ||
|| [[http://www.boxersoftware.com/|Boxer Text Editor]] || (./) || X || X || Add Python syntax highlighting by downloading free support file from Downloads page. ||
|| [[http://www.code-genie.com/|Code-Genie]] || (./) || X || X || ||
|| [[http://www.codewright.com/|CodeWright]] || (./) || X || X || Pull the appropriate file from http://www.codewright.com/support/addons.asp for Python support. ||
|| [[http://www.context.cx/|ConText]] || (./) || ? || (./) || Spaces instead of tabs (and one backspace to delete four spaces). Code templates. ||
|| [[http://www.crimsoneditor.com/|Crimson]] || (./) || ? || (./) || ||
|| [[http://www.e-texteditor.com/|e]] || (./) || X || X || Comes with the Python bundle from TextMate ||
|| [[http://www.studioware.com/|Editeur]] || (./) || X || X ||
|| [[http://www.editpadpro.com/|EditPadPro]] || (./) || X || X ||
|| [[http://www.editplus.com/|EditPlus]] || (./) || X || X || Autocompletion via user-defined description files (manual setup required). Doesn't dynamically do autocompletion for classes.||
|| [[http://www.emurasoft.com/|EmEditor]] || (./) || X || X || '''Unicode''' and multibyte languages support. Extremely fast. Find/Replace in Files. Supports JavaScript/VBScript scripting. ||
|| [[http://farmanager.com|FAR]]+[[http://colorer.sf.net|colorer]] || (./) || X || X || Automatic (no wordlist) [[http://plugring.farmanager.com/cgi-bin/downld.cgi?Lang=Eng&Draw=List&Sort=Date&SelectCateg=Addons&Select=PlugIn&SelectPlugIn=98&SelectAuthor=0&SelectOther=1&SearchText=|autocompletion]]. Also there are [[http://plugring.farmanager.com/index_e.html|lots of plugins]] including even [[http://scrhostplugin.sf.net|any windows scripting host (including python) scripting]] ||
|| [[http://hapdebugger.sourceforge.net/|HAP Debugger]] || (./) || ? || (./) || Editor built on SciTe; main claim to fame is a robust debugger that has remote capabilities. ||
|| [[http://www.hippoedit.com/|HippoEDIT]] || (./) || X || X || Very light and fast code editor with a great range of features. Supports multiple documents and multiple views of the same document. ||
|| [[http://www.hurricanesoft.com/|Hurricane Editor]] || (./) || X || X || Syntax coloring customizable. ||
|| [[http://www.multiedit.com/|Multi-Edit]] || (./) || X || X || Builtin support for Python. ||
|| [[http://notepad-plus.sourceforge.net/|NotePad++]] || (./) || (./) || (./) || This project, based on Scintilla edit component (a very powerful editor component) and written in C++ with pure win32 api and STL. Supports auto-completion, code folding, etc for C, C++, Java, Javascript, Python, C#, XML, HTML, VBScript, PHP, and plenty more! Can run Python scripts directly, using the Python Script plugin. ||
|| [[http://www.flos-freeware.ch/notepad2.html|NotePad2]] || (./) || (./) || (./) || Supports Python Syntax highlighting by default. Great Notepad replacement for windows. Source available for download.||
|| [[http://sapien.com/|PrimalScript]] || (./) || X || X || [[http://support.sapien.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=1107|Auto-Complete not available as of Mar-22-2009]] ||
|| [[http://www.programmerstudio.com/|Programmer Studio]] || (./) || X || X || Auto-completion, class browser, parameter tips, ... ||
|| [[http://www.pnotepad.org/|Programmer's Notepad]] || (./) || (./) || (./) || Python syntax highlighting, quick code navigation, scripting in development, open source. ||
|| [[http://www.pspad.com/|PSPad]] || (./) || X || (./) || Class browser, auto-completion, syntax highlighting, ftp client, project files, hex editor, file differences. Scriptable with Python (requires Windows Scripting Host and Python win32). ||
|| PyScripter || (./) || (./) || (./) || Auto-completion, call-tips, syntax highlighting, class browser, debugger, very fast (build with Delphi & Python for Delphi (P4D)) ||
|| [[http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=78018|PythonWin]] || (./) || X || (./) || Auto-completion, call-tips, syntax highlighting, part of win32 .. ||
|| [[http://www.sourcedyn.com/|Source Insight]] || (./) || X || X || Symbol database support for Python if you get the Python.CLF file provided by the Source Insight folks. ||
|| [[http://syn.sourceforge.net/|Syn]] || (./) || ? || (./) || Incremental Search, support Python scripting. ||
|| [[http://www.textpad.com/|TextPad]] || (./) || X || (./) || Add Python with a free download from the Textpad site. ||
|| [[http://www.ultraedit.com/|UltraEdit]] || (./) || X || X || Supports syntax coloring and autocompletion using a [[http://www.ultraedit.com/index.php?name=Content&pa=showpage&pid=40|wordfile]]. An [[http://gurno.com/adam/py-ue.shtml|updated version]] that supports Python 2.x is also available. ||
|| [[http://www.visualpython.org/|Visual Python]] || (./) || (./) || (./) || Visual Tkinter, the Python language and visual graphic interface designed for program developers. Write programs were tailored to the needs of visual GUI top-level support. Since December 2008 we project growth continues Visual Tkinter saves time and mistakes. Fast fault detection system and directs you to the appropriate line. Scintilla class library is used for coloring paper. ||
|| [[http://www.zeusedit.com/python.html|Zeus]] || (./) || X || X || Class browsing, code folding, auto-completion, integrated CVS, project management, Python aware smart indenting, syntax coloring and builtin Python scripting. ||
|| [[http://www.scriptdevelop.com|ScriptDev]] || (./) || X || X || Supports debugging Python, Tcl, Ruby, Perl, Lua scripts. Code intelligence (Code completion, folding, auto-complete, code snippets, syntax highlighting matching tags, show keyword or variable information when mouse over...). Keyword help and improved script document. Integrated commonly-used scripting libraries (Tk, wxPython, Pygame, Pmw, Numeric...). Supports compiling python scripts to Windows EXE files. ||
||'''Name''' ||'''Platform''' ||'''Impl. Language''' ||'''License''' ||'''Notes''' ||
||[[https://notepad-plus-plus.org/|Notepad++]] ||Windows ||C++ ||GPL ||Notepad++ is a free source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. Running in the MS Windows environment, its use is governed by GPL License. Based on the powerful editing component Scintilla, Notepad++ is written in C++ and uses pure Win32 API and STL which ensures a higher execution speed and smaller program size. By optimizing as many routines as possible without losing user friendliness, Notepad++ is trying to reduce the world carbon dioxide emissions. When using less CPU power, the PC can throttle down and reduce power consumption, resulting in a greener environment. ||
||[[https://code.google.com/p/pyscripter/|PyScripter]] ||Windows ||Pascal/Delphi ||MIT ||Free and open-source Python IDE created with the ambition to become competitive in functionality with commercial Windows-based IDEs ||
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||[[http://alphatcl.sf.net|AlphaTcl]] ||Mac OS ||Python-mode extensible in Tcl ||
||[[http://www.barebones.com/products/bbedit/|BBEdit]] ||Mac OS X 10.4 or later ||Full-featured text editor; includes Python support. TextWrangler is the free version (see below). ||
||[[https://chocolatapp.com/|Chocolat]] ||Mac OS X 10.7 or later ||General purpose editor with autocompletion for the Python standard library, plus inline documentation. ||
||[[http://www.panic.com/coda/|Coda]] ||Mac OS X 10.4 or later ||"text editor + file transfer + svn + css + terminal + books + more = whoah. welcome to coda. grow beautiful code." ||
||[[http://editxt.org/|EditXT]] ||Mac OS X (Cocoa) ||Programmer's text editor with Python syntax highlighting. Written in Python with PyObjC. Open-source (GPL). ||
||[[http://github.com/jfmoy/Fraise|Fraise]] ||OS X (Cocoa) ||Fork of Smultron. No longer under development ||
||[[http://www.cwi.nl/~jack/macpython.html|MacPython IDE]] ||Mac OS ||Included in MacPython distribution. ||
||[[http://www.mimikaki.net/en/mimi/download.html|mi]] ||Mac OS 68k Mac OS 9 Mac OS X ||Does not initially include Python support but new language modes can be created. One available here [[http://francois.granger.free.fr/MacPython/Mi%20Python.sit|Mi_Python]] ||
||[[http://www.codingmonkeys.de/subethaedit/|SubEthaEdit]] ||Mac OS X ||Python syntax coloring. Allow multiple author to edit the same file collaborativelly over the network using "Bonjour" (previously Rendezvous). ||
||[[http://www.barebones.com/products/textwrangler/|TextWrangler]] ||Mac OS X 10.4 or later ||Free and full-featured text editor based on BBEdit. Includes Python syntax highlighting. ||
||[[http://developer.apple.com/xcode/|Xcode]] ||Mac OS X ||Free IDE and text editor. Includes Python syntax coloring. ||
||[[http://macromates.com/|TextMate]] ||Mac OS X 10.3.9+ ||Great Cocoa editor with Python support including syntax coloring, integrated documentation, and a runtime wrapper with hyperlinked tracebacks. Note that code-folding of classes is currently broken for PEP 8 compliant code. ||
||[[http://www.peterborgapps.com/|Smultron]] ||Mac OS X 10.6 or later ||Again under active development, support for Python syntax coloring. Only available in the Mac App Store. ||
||[[http://projects.gandreas.com/scride/|ScrIDE]] ||Mac OS X 10.3 or later ||Free OS X based IDE for the Python (and other) programming language (replaces discontinued PyOXIDE), with syntax coloring, completion, tool tips, source level debugger, help browser, etc... ||
||[[https://codingfriends.github.io/Tincta/|Tincta]] ||Mac OS X 10.6 or later ||Free text editor, with Python syntax highlighting. A paid pro version with more features is also available. ||
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|| '''Name''' || '''Platform''' || '''Notes''' ||
|| [[http://alphatcl.sf.net|AlphaTcl]] || MacOS || Python-mode extensible in Tcl ||
|| [[http://www.barebones.com/products/bbedit/|BBEdit]] || MacOS X 10.4 or later|| Full-featured text editor; includes Python support. TextWrangler is the free version (see below). ||
|| [[http://www.panic.com/coda/|Coda]] || MacOS X 10.4 or later || "text editor + file transfer + svn + css + terminal + books + more = whoah. welcome to coda. grow beautiful code." ||
|| [[http://editxt.org/|EditXT]] || Mac OS X (Cocoa) || Programmer's text editor with Python syntax highlighting. Written in Python with PyObjC. Open-source (GPL). ||
|| [[http://github.com/jfmoy/Fraise|Fraise]] || OS X (Cocoa) || Fork of Smultron. Actively-maintained. Apache license. ||
|| [[http://www.cwi.nl/~jack/macpython.html|MacPython IDE]] || MacOS || Included in MacPython distribution. ||
|| [[http://www.mimikaki.net/en/mimi/download.html|mi]] || MacOS 68k MaOS 9 MacOS X || Does not initially include Python support but new language modes can be created. One available here [[http://francois.granger.free.fr/MacPython/Mi%20Python.sit|Mi_Python]] ||
|| [[http://www.codingmonkeys.de/subethaedit/|SubEthaEdit]] || MacOS X || Python syntax coloring. Allow multiple author to edit the same file collaborativelly over the network using "Bonjour" (previously Rendezvous). ||
|| [[http://www.barebones.com/products/textwrangler/|TextWrangler]] || MacOS X 10.4 or later|| Free and full-featured text editor based on BBEdit. Includes Python syntax highlighting. ||
|| [[http://developer.apple.com/tools/xcode/|Xcode]] || MacOS X || Free IDE and text editor. Includes Python syntax coloring. ||
|| [[http://macromates.com/|TextMate]] || Mac OS X 10.3.9+ || Great Cocoa editor with Python support including syntax coloring, integrated documentation, and a runtime wrapper with hyperlinked tracebacks ||
|| [[http://smultron.sourceforge.net/|Smultron]] || Mac OS X 10.3 or later || Open-source (GPL) text editor, with Python syntax highlighting. No longer under development -- now, see *Fraise*. ||
|| [[http://projects.gandreas.com/scride/|ScrIDE]] || Mac OS X 10.3 or later || Free OS X based IDE for the Python (and other) programming language (replaces discontinued PyOXIDE), with syntax coloring, completion, tool tips, source level debugger, help browser, etc... ||

=== Online Editors ===
||''' Name''' ||'''Notes''' ||
||[[https://c9.io/|Cloud 9]] ||A general web-based IDE with support for Python. Provides a full Ubuntu environment with Python 2.7.6, and support for Django workspaces. ||
||[[https://www.getdatajoy.com|DataJoy]] ||An interactive Python IDE for data exploration and visualization. Provides a full online Anaconda-based Python environment, with real-time collaboration, interactive IPython sessions, and easy publishing of output figures and code. Includes syntax highlighting and autocomplete. The service was shut down on 2nd Jan 2017 ||
||[[https://www.pythonanywhere.com/|PythonAnywhere]] ||"Host, run, and code Python in the cloud!" Free and paid plans include access to multiple versions of CPython, PyPy, IPython notebooks, a large selection of third-party modules, bash and MySQL shells, and more. ||
||[[https://plon.io/|PLON]] ||An online IDE for numerical and data science computing experiments - includes: real-time collaboration, a customizable editor, a console and much more. The basic account is free of charge. ||
||[[https://cloud.sagemath.com/|SageMathCloud]] ||A collection of computational mathematics tools in the cloud, including IPython notebooks, SageMath, Numpy/Scipy/Matplotlib, and Cython. ||
||[[https://wakari.io/|Wakari]] ||Continuum Analytics' (distributors of the Anaconda Python distribution) hosted data analysis environment. Includes IPython notebooks, data visualization methods like `matplotlib` and `bokeh`, ability to add AWS nodes and clusters, command-line shells, file storage, SSH access, and other elements. (Some features require paid account) ||
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||'''Name''' ||'''Platform''' ||'''Notes''' ||
||[[http://anjuta.sourceforge.net/|Anjuta]] ||Unix + GNOME ||Cross-language IDE; syntax coloring & folding for Python. ||
||[[https://sourceforge.net/projects/codecrusader/|Code Crusader]] ||Linux x86 ||Commercial IDE with support to 30 other languages. ||
||[[http://www.codeforge.com/|CodeForge]] ||Unix ||Commercial cross-language IDE; nice multi-user project manager. ||
||[[http://www.datanaut.de/download|DataNAUT]] ||Windows ||Cross-language IDE with integrated SQL support and automation features (currently German only GUI) ||
||[[http://drpython.sourceforge.net/|DrPython]] ||Python + wxPython ||Simple, Highly Customizable Editor/Environment. A Tribute to DrScheme. ||
||[[Genie Jython]] ||Java + Jython + Python ||An OpenSource IDE for Python, Jython, and Java. Supports Syntax highlighting, Code Completion and many more. Developed in [[Java]]. ||
||[[IDEStudio]] ||Python + Tkinter + Tix ||An extended version of IDLE using [[Tix]]. ||
||[[http://jetbrains.com/|IntelliJ IDEA]] ||Java ||Java IDE with Python support through [[http://plugins.intellij.net/plugin/?id=631|Pythonid plugin]] - includes code completion, syntax & error highlighting, intra-file refactoring ||
||[[http://www.kdevelop.org/|KDevelop]] ||Unix + KDE ||Cross-language IDE for KDE - supports Python syntax/projects. ||
||[[http://netbeans.org|Netbeans]] ||Java ||A Java IDE with an optional plugin for Jython. ||
||[[http://pype.sourceforge.net/|PyPE]] ||Windows/X (Python+wxPython) ||Written in Python - code folding, snippets, unicode, multiple documents, code completion, several languages, macros. ||
||PythonWin ||Windows ||Available either as part of ActiveState's ActivePython distribution (which is not open source) or as part of the Win32All extensions from Mark's pages (which is open source). ||
||[[http://rope.sf.net/|rope]] ||Unix/Windows/Mac ||rope is a python IDE aimed at providing a rich set of software refactorings. ||
||[[http://sourcenav.sf.net/|SourceNavigator]] ||Unix/Windows with Tcl/Tk ||Cross-language IDE & Source code analysis tool. ||
||[[http://www.xored.com/trustudio|TruStudio]] ||Eclipse ||Python and PHP IDE; available in commercial Professional and open-source Foundation versions ||
||VisualWx ||Windows ||GUI designer for wxPython. ||
||[[http://activegrid.sourceforge.net/|WaveMaker]] ||Linux/Windows/Mac ||Full featured, free IDE bundled with wxPython, features projects, scintilla, and debugging ||
||WxDesigner ||Unix/Windows/Mac ||Non-free Cross-language GUI dialog designer with integrated support for editing your Python callback functions. ||
||WxGlade ||Unix/Windows/Mac ||A "designer" for WxPython (requires wxPython) ||
||[[http://code.google.com/p/ulipad|Ulipad]] ||Unix/Windows/Mac ||Multi-language editor that support python autocomplete, Direcotry/class browser, tags/multi-views editing, unicode, and Django wizard(requires wxPython) ||
||[[http://sourceforge.net/projects/xrope/|xrope]] ||Python Tkinter ||GUI, class browser, file manager, with code completion. Licensed under the GPL. ||
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|| [[http://anjuta.sourceforge.net/|Anjuta]] || Unix + GNOME || Cross-language IDE; syntax coloring & folding for Python. ||
|| [[http://www.newplanetsoftware.com/jcc/jcc.php|Code Crusader]] || Linux x86 || Commercial IDE with support to 30 other languages. ||
|| [[http://www.codeforge.com/|CodeForge]] || Unix || Commercial cross-language IDE; nice multi-user project manager. ||
|| [[http://drpython.sourceforge.net/|DrPython]] || Python + wxPython || Simple, Highly Customizable Editor/Environment. A Tribute to DrScheme. ||
|| [[Genie Jython]] || Java + Jython + Python || An OpenSource IDE for Python, Jython, and Java. Supports Syntax highlighting, Code Completion and many more. Developed in [[Java]]. ||
|| [[IDEStudio]] || Python + Tkinter + Tix || An extended version of IDLE using [[Tix]]. ||
|| [[http://jetbrains.com/|IntelliJ IDEA]] || Java || Java IDE with Python support through [[http://plugins.intellij.net/plugin/?id=631|Pythonid plugin]] - includes code completion, syntax & error highlighting, intra-file refactoring ||
|| [[http://www.kdevelop.org/|KDevelop]] || Unix + KDE || Cross-language IDE for KDE - supports Python syntax/projects. ||
|| [[http://netbeans.org|Netbeans]] || Java || A Java IDE with an optional plugin for Jython. ||
|| [[http://pype.sourceforge.net/|PyPE]] || Windows/X (Python+wxPython) || Written in Python - code folding, snippets, unicode, multiple documents, code completion, several languages, macros. ||
|| PythonWin || Windows || Available either as part of ActiveState's ActivePython distribution (which is not open source) or as part of the Win32All extensions from Mark's pages (which is open source). ||
|| [[http://rope.sf.net/|rope]] || Unix/Windows/Mac || rope is a python IDE aimed at providing a rich set of software refactorings. ||
|| [[http://sourcenav.sf.net/|SourceNavigator]] || Unix/Windows with Tcl/Tk || Cross-language IDE & Source code analysis tool. ||
|| [[http://www.xored.com/trustudio|TruStudio]] || Eclipse || Python and PHP IDE; available in commercial Professional and open-source Foundation versions ||
|| VisualWx || Windows || GUI designer for wxPython. ||
|| [[http://activegrid.sourceforge.net/|WaveMaker]] || Linux/Windows/Mac || Full featured, free (Affero GPL licensed) IDE bundled with wxPython, features projects, scintilla, and debugging ||
|| WxDesigner || Unix/Windows/Mac ||Non-free Cross-language GUI dialog designer with integrated support for editing your Python callback functions. ||
|| WxGlade || Unix/Windows/Mac || A "designer" for WxPython (requires wxPython) ||
|| [[http://code.google.com/p/ulipad|Ulipad]] || Unix/Windows/Mac || Multi-language editor that support python autocomplete, Direcotry/class browser, tags/multi-views editing, unicode, and Django wizard(requires wxPython) ||
|| [[http://sourceforge.net/projects/xrope/|xrope]] || Python Tkinter || GUI, class browser, file manager, with code completion. Licensed under the GPL. ||
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||'''Name''' ||'''Platform''' ||'''Notes''' ||
||[[https://wxpython.org/Phoenix/docs/html/wx.py.PyCrust.html|PyCrust]] ||Python + PyCrust ||Interactive Python shell included in wxPython. ||
||[[http://code.google.com/p/wxpysuite/|PySlices]] ||Python + PySlices ||New "notebook" version of PyCrust with save/load features and the ability to run blocks of code in separate "slices". ||
||[[http://ipython.org/|IPython]] ||Unix, Mac OS X, Windows ||Enhanced interactive Python shell. Also usable as pythonic system shell (bash/cmd.exe) replacement. Supports autocompletion. Inline syntax highlighting. ([[http://showmedo.com/videos/series?name=PythonIPythonSeries|ShowMeDo Videos]]) ||
||[[http://dev.artenum.com/projects/jyconsole|JyConsole]] ||Java, at least 1.4 ||Interactive, embeddable Jython shell with code completion. Licensed under the QPL. ||
||[[https://pypi.org/project/pywin32/|pywin32]] ||Python, Windows ||Interactive python shell using wxPython. py script and exe for win. Data plotting capability from within the shell. Free. ||
||[[http://www.boddie.org.uk/david/Projects/Python/KDE/khpython/|khpython]] ||KDE ||An interactive Python shell using PyKDE and a KHTMLPart (for HTML rendering). ||
||[[http://www.boddie.org.uk/david/Projects/Python/Qt/|PEEQ]] ||Python 2.3 (or higher) and PyQt ||An interactive Python shell using PyQt. ||
||[[http://bpython-interpreter.org/|bpython]] ||Unix, Mac OS X ||Interactive shell with highlighting and autocomplete. ||
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|| '''Name''' || '''Platform''' || '''Notes''' ||
|| [[http://wxpython.org/py.php|PyCrust]] || Python + PyCrust || Interactive Python shell included in wxPython. ||
|| [[http://code.google.com/p/wxpysuite/|PySlices]] || Python + PySlices || New "notebook" version of PyCrust with save/load features and the ability to run blocks of code in separate "slices".||
|| [[http://ipython.scipy.org/|IPython]] || Unix, MacOS X, Windows || Enhanced interactive Python shell. Also usable as pythonic system shell (bash/cmd.exe) replacement. Supports autocompletion. ([[http://showmedo.com/videos/series?name=PythonIPythonSeries|ShowMeDo Videos]]) ||
|| [[http://dev.artenum.com/projects/jyconsole|JyConsole]] || Java, at least 1.4 || Interactive, embeddable Jython shell with code completion. Licensed under the QPL. ||
|| || win32 || Interactive python shell using wxPython. py script and exe for win. Data plotting capability from within the shell. Free.||
|| [[http://www.boddie.org.uk/david/Projects/Python/KDE/khpython/|khpython]] || KDE || An interactive Python shell using PyKDE and a KHTMLPart (for HTML rendering). ||
|| [[http://www.boddie.org.uk/david/Projects/Python/Qt/|PEEQ]] || Python 2.3 (or higher) and PyQt || An interactive Python shell using PyQt. ||
|| [[http://bpython-interpreter.org/|bpython]] || Unix, MacOS X || Interactive shell with highlighting and autocomplete. ||

=== Mobile Device Editors ===
"IDEs" that run on mobile devices and tablets.
||'''Name''' ||'''Platform''' ||'''Notes''' ||
||[[https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/python-2.7-for-ios/id485729872?ls=1&mt=8|Python 2.7 for iOS]] ||iOS ||Universal iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad) IDE. ||
||[[https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/python-3.2-for-ios/id519319292?ls=1&mt=8|Python 3.2 for iOS]] ||iOS ||Universal iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad) IDE. ||
||[[https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/python-3.3-for-ios/id577911279?ls=1&mt=8|Python 3.3 for iOS]] ||iOS ||Universal iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad) IDE. ||
||[[https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/python-3.4-for-ios/id583476348?ls=1&mt=8|Python 3.4 for iOS]] ||iOS ||Universal iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad) IDE. ||
||[[https://github.com/holzschu/python3_ios|Python 3.7 for iOS]] ||iOS || A patch of Python-3.7.1, designed to make it compile on iOS. Python becomes a framework, and your programs call python_main(argc, argv) to execute python scripts. ||
||[[http://users.on.net/~jon.dowdall/pypad/|PyPad]] ||iOS ||IDE for iPad ||
||[[https://apps.apple.com/us/app/pythonista-3/id1085978097|Pythonista]] ||iOS ||IDE for iOS with native graphic and sound support through high-level API; games and interactive demos included ||
||[[https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/python-box/id1355983473?mt=8|Python Box]] ||iOS ||IDE for iPhone and iPad with Python 3 support. Custom library is supported. See [[Python Box]] page for details. ||


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  * Vaults of Parnassus [[http://www.vex.net/parnassus/apyllo.py?i=979528604|Editor/IDE page.]]
  * Open Directory Project's [[http://dmoz.org/Computers/Programming/Languages/Python/Development_Tools/|Python Tools page.]]
  * [[http://code.google.com/p/pysmell|PySmell]] provides autocompletion for Vim, Emacs and TextMate
 * [[http://code.google.com/p/pysmell|PySmell]] provides autocompletion for Vim, Emacs and TextMate
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If you have anything to contribute -- e.g. configurations for editors, new editors, or opinion -- don't hesitate to edit or create pages.

There's an EditorConfigurationHowto available.

(!) Please keep wiki links as wiki links, use external links only if there is no existing page for the editor. Please add pages like BoaConstructor also to page IntegratedDevelopmentEnvironments.

Multiplatform Editors

Name

Platform

Impl. Language

License

Notes

a8

Linux, FreeBSD

Python, GTK

GPLv3

Embed Vim. Little brother of PIDA

Alphatk

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Tcl/Tk

Proprietary

Extensible in Tcl, Tk; Can interact with python.

Atom

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Python

MIT

Python language support for Atom-IDE, powered by the Python language server.

Code::Blocks

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

C++, wxWidgets

GPLv3

class browser does not currently work for .py files, but it's still a nice IDE to use for python projects

Bluefish

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

C, GTK+

GPLv3

The link points to the features page.

Cream

Linux, Windows, FreeBSD

C

GPLv3

Cream is a free and easy-to-use configuration of the powerful and famous Vim text editor for both Microsoft Windows and GNU/Lfinux.

Cssed

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

C, GTK+

GPLv2

CSS editor with syntax highlighting for Python, and embedded Python interpreter. Extensible through a Python API.

codeEditor

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Python, wxPython

BSD

Extensible in Python; part of PythonCard. Includes PyCrust shell.

eric

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

Python, PyQt

GPLv3

Complete IDE, very well integrated with PyQT development, but usable for any kind of project. Supports projects, debugging, auto-complete, syntax coloring, etc. It is extensible via plug-in system. Integrated version control interface for Git, Subversion and Mercurial through core plugins. eric6 requires Python 3 (and, if desired, PyQt5), and supports CxFreeze and PyInstaller, Django and Pyramid, PyLint and Vulture

CRiSP

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Proprietary

BRIEF-compatible, supports Python syntax, in-buffer Python interpreter, supports lots of languages. Powerful macro language.

DRAKON Editor

Windows, Mac OS X, Linux

Tcl/Tk

Public domain

DRAKON diagram editor with code generation in Python.

DreamPie

Windows, Linux and Mac/MacPorts

Python, PyGTK

GPLv3

Interactive shell with history box and code box, auto-completion of attributes and file names, auto-display of function arguments and documentation. Keeps your recent results, provides session history saving (optionally in HTML), interactive plotting with matplotlib. Extremely fast and responsive.

DrPython

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Python, wxPython

GPL

Simple, Highly Customizable Editor/Environment. A Tribute to DrScheme.

Eclipse

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Java

EPL

Eclipse is ... an open extensible IDE for anything and nothing in particular." Support for Python can be obtained via the PyDEV plugin.

EditPad Pro

Linux, Windows

Proprietary

Built-in Python syntax highlighting, Python class browsing, Python-compatible regular expressions, code folding, and extensive options for running external tools such as Python scripts.

Editra

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

Python, wxPython

wxWindows

A general purpose developer's text editor written in Python/wxPython. It supports python syntax highlighting, auto-ident, auto-completion, classbrowser, and can run scripts from inside the editor. Extensible with plugins written in python.

EmacsEditor

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS

C, Lisp

GPLv3

Python support with EmacsPythonMode. Extensible in Python using pymacs

Epsilon

Linux, Windows, FreeBSD and OS/2

Proprietary

Customizable Python mode, syntax coloring, function tagging.

ExCo

Linux, Windows, Mac OS

Python, PyQt4

GPLv3

Extensible editor written in Python, Python/C/Nim code tree browser, 3-window editing, text diff, multi-language support, Python REPL, manipulate editor text with Python code

FTE Text Editor

Unix/X, Windows, DOS, OS/2

C++

GPL

Supports lots of languages, including Python; doesn't seem programmable

Geany

Unix/X, Windows

C, GTK+

GPLv2

A small and lightweight GTK+ IDE that supports lots of languages, including Python.

gedit

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS

C, Python

GPLv2

gedit is the official text editor of the GNOME desktop environment, with Python syntax highlighting.

ideas

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS

Python, PyQt

Proprietary

Ideas is a feature rich IDE that supports debugging, interpreting and project management.

J

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

Java

GPLv2

syntax coloring for python, extensible with jython, supports many file formats, has folding, fully customisable, has sidebar for class and functions, fast for a Java application

jHepWork

Unix, Windows, Mac OS

Java

GPLv3

IDE with Jython Shell. Syntax coloring for python, extensible with jython, supports many file formats, fully customisable, has sidebar for class and functions

Jasspa's MicroEmacs

Unix, Windows

C

GPLv2

Supports Python syntax and a Python-specific menu.

JED

Unix, VMS, MSDOS, OS/2, BeOS, QNX, and Windows.

C

GPLv2

Syntax highlighting and indenting, (optional) emacs keybindings, programmable with s-lang. Note: comment out "msw_help(..." line in pymode.sl if you are having problems on Windows.

JEdit

Unix, Windows, Mac OS

Java

GPLv2

Has three plugins - one for Jython and one for Python/Jython JpyDbg - interactive editing debugging, code browsing, highlighting.

JpyDbg

Linux, Windows, Mac OS

Java, Python

GPL

Netbeans jEdit cross IDE plugin

Jupp

Unix/OSX/Cygwin/Interix (curses), MS-DOS (DR DOS, FreeDOS, Win, OS/2 DOS-Box)

C

GPL

Versatile WordStar-like editor (JOE fork) with many colourised syntax-highlighting modes

kdevelop

Linux, Windows, Mac OS

C++

GPLv2

Kde main developping app. Code folding, syntax highlighting, navigator. projects, class browser, version control, customizable keybindings. Comes also with some typical python project models: pyton Qt app, Tkinter app and simple script.

Komodo IDE

Unix, Windows, Mac OS X

Proprietary

Komodo is an award winning Python IDE from ActiveState. Fully-integrated Python 3 support featuring code intelligence with autocomplete and calltips, Python debugger (includes remote debugging), interactive shell, remote file support, macros, templating, emacs command support and great help documentation. There is also an open-source version called Komodo Edit (Source), as part of the Open Komodo project started November 2007.

Komodo Edit

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Proprietary/Open Source

scaled-down version of Komodo IDE which also supports Python, but excludes the integrated debugger.

gEcrit

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Python, wxPython

GPLv3

Python IDE with focus is on simplicity and ease of use. It is fast and lightweight. It features Python indentation, line numbers, code folding, syntax highlighting, shell access, code completion, a program runner, a source browser, indentation guides, a white space indicator, autosaving, an edge line, multiple tabs, printing, jumping to a specific line, word searching, word replacement, zooming undo/redo, pastebin.com code submission, Python syntax checking, the ability to change the indentation of many lines at once, autocompletiton, and bad brace checking.

LeoEditor

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

Python, PyQt

MIT

Outlining editor, fully scriptable and extensible, supporting literate programming. 100% pure Python code.

medit

Unix, Windows

C, GTK+

LGPL

Gtk editor with python bindings, allows plugins written in python.

nano

Linux, Windows

C

GNU GPL

Small, terminal-based editor, Syntax highlighting

ne

Unix, Windows, Mac OS X

C

GPLv3

Easy to use, small, powerful, fast, terminal-based editor. Supports UTF-8, syntax highlighting, undo, autocomplete, macros, regexes, bookmarks. v2.4 released 2012-04

NEdit

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

C

GPLv2

X-Based, Python support builtin.

Netbeans

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X, others

Java

GPLv2

Netbeans is an open extensible cross platform IDE ; Support for Python can be obtained via the JpyDbg plugin. A new plugin exists for Netbeans 6.5 or newer - info.

NINJA-IDE

Linux, Windows, Mac OS

Python, PyQt4

GPLv3

Lightweight and extensible editor. Class browser, project manager, PEP8 finder, virtualenv, plugin support

UliPad

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Python, wxPython

GPLv2

wxPython based editor. Can be easily extended with mixins and plugins, and has many features. Seems to be biased towards Python web development as contains FTP GUI, RSS aggregator and HTML preview.

PowerPad

Windows NT, Linux (with GTK+ 2)

C++, wxWidgets

Freeware

Easy to use text editor with syntax highlighting for Python. Embeds the Python interpreter to extend functionality of the application

PyCharm

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

Java

Apache 2.0

Full-featured IDE for Python. Has Free and Open Source edition fully supporting Python as well as proprietary Professional Edition with Django, Flask, Pyramid and Google App Engine support.

PyDev

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

Java, Eclipse

EPL

Eclipse plugin. Code-completion. Debugger. Under active development. (ShowMeDo Videos)

Pye

Linux, Windows

Python, Tk

GPLv3

Ultra-lightweight Python/text editor made in Python with Tk. Emphasis on easy customization and no-bloat attitude.

PyPE

Unix, Windows, Mac OS X

Python, wxPython

GPLv2

Written in Python - code folding, snippets, unicode, multiple documents, code completion, several languages, macros.

Python for VS Code

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

NodeJs

MIT

Free open-source extension for Visual Studio Code. Supports syntax highlighting, debugging, code completion, code navigation, refactoring, with support for Django, multi threaded, local and remote debugging.

PythonToolkit (PTK)

Windows/Linux/Mac (wxPython)

Python

GPLv3

An interactive environment for python features include: Multiple independent python interpreters. Interactively program with different GUI toolkits (wxPython, TkInter, pyGTK, pyQT4 and PySide). Matlab style namespace/workspace browser. Object auto-completions, calltips and multi-line command editing in the console. Object inspection and python path management. Simple code editor and integrated debugger.

Pyzo

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Python, PySide

BSD License

Open-source Python IDE focused on interactivity and introspection, which makes it very suitable for scientific computing. Its practical design is aimed at simplicity and efficiency. Pyzo consists of two main components, the editor and the shell, and uses a set of pluggable tools to help the programmer in various ways: e.g. source structure, interactive help, workspace, file browser (with functionality for searching). Also includes a post-mortem debugger.

SciTE

Windows, Linux (GTK+)

C++

MIT-Like

A highly configurable light-weight source code editor (about 50 file formats) based on widely-used Scintilla rich text widget/control. Features: sytax highlighting, code folding, auto-indent, brace matching, codepage/unicode support, multiple documents, context help, code execution, output pane, external tools support, RegExp find/replace, text export (HTML, RTF, PDF, LaTeX, XML). Python API for calltips and autocompletion available.

SPE

Windows, Linux, Mac OS X

Python, wxPython

GPLv3

Stani's Python Editor. Auto indentation, auto completion, call tips, syntax coloring/highlighting, UML viewer, class explorer, source index, auto todo list, sticky notes, integrated PyCrust shell, Python file browser, recent file browser, drag&drop, context help. Blender support with a Blender 3D object browser, runs interactively inside Blender. Ships with WxGlade (GUI designer), PyChecker (source code doctor) and Kiki (regular expression console). Extensible with WxGlade. (ShowMeDo Videos)

Spyder

Windows, Linux, macOS

Python, PyQt5

MIT

Spyder is a powerful scientific environment written in Python, for Python,and designed by and for scientists, engineers and data analysts. It features a unique combination of the advanced editing, analysis, debugging and profiling functionality of a comprehensive development tool with the data exploration, interactive execution, deep inspection and beautiful visualization capabilities of a scientific package. Furthermore, Spyder offers built-in integration with many popular scientific packages, including NumPy, SciPy, Pandas, IPython, QtConsole, Matplotlib, SymPy, and more. Beyond its many built-in features, Spyder's abilities can be extended even further via first- and third-party plugins. It is conveniently integrated in the cross-platform Anaconda distribution, and is the centerpiece of the Python(x,y) and WinPython distributions for Windows.

SlickEdit

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Proprietary

Syntax coloring, popup function arguments, class hierarchy browser, graphical debugger, and other nice Python features. Context tagging with class/module namespaces, code navigation, and smart indenting are also supported.

Sublime Text

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

C++, Python

Proprietary

Beautiful interface, Python syntax highlighting, Python plugins.

Thonny

Linux, Windows, Mac OS X

Python

MIT

For teaching/learning programming. Focused on program runtime visualization. Provides stepping both in statements and expressions, no-hassle variables view, separate mode for explaining references etc.

Vim

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS

C

Charityware

Highly configurable text editor built to enable efficient text editing. Syntax coloring, indenting, autocompletion, and source-navigation tools for Python. Can be scripted in Python. See also Cream.

Wing IDE

Unix/X, Windows, Mac OS X

Proprietary

Powerful commercial IDE designed specifically for Python. Auto-completion, call tips, syntax highlighting, goto-definition, keyboard modes for emulating Visual Studio, VI/Vim, Emacs, & Brief, graphical debugger, code browser, integrated shell, scriptable in Python, and much more. (ShowMeDo Videos)

wxKonTEXT

Linux, Windows

Python, wxPython

GPL

Simple text editor written in python. Syntax highlighter, Code fold, Export code in HTML...

Unix-Only Editors

Name

Platform

FreeSoftware?

ZeroPrice?

Notes

Beaver

Unix + GTK

(./)

X

Supports debugging Python, Tcl, Ruby, Perl, Lua scripts. Code intelligence (Code completion, folding, auto-complete, code snippets, syntax highlighting matching tags, show keyword or variable information when mouse over...). Keyword help and improved script document. Integrated commonly-used scripting libraries (Tk, wxPython, Pygame, Pmw, Numeric...). Supports compiling python scripts to Windows EXE files.

Windows-Only Editors

Name

Platform

Impl. Language

License

Notes

Notepad++

Windows

C++

GPL

Notepad++ is a free source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. Running in the MS Windows environment, its use is governed by GPL License. Based on the powerful editing component Scintilla, Notepad++ is written in C++ and uses pure Win32 API and STL which ensures a higher execution speed and smaller program size. By optimizing as many routines as possible without losing user friendliness, Notepad++ is trying to reduce the world carbon dioxide emissions. When using less CPU power, the PC can throttle down and reduce power consumption, resulting in a greener environment.

PyScripter

Windows

Pascal/Delphi

MIT

Free and open-source Python IDE created with the ambition to become competitive in functionality with commercial Windows-based IDEs

Macintosh-Only Editors

Name

Platform

Notes

AlphaTcl

Mac OS

Python-mode extensible in Tcl

BBEdit

Mac OS X 10.4 or later

Full-featured text editor; includes Python support. TextWrangler is the free version (see below).

Chocolat

Mac OS X 10.7 or later

General purpose editor with autocompletion for the Python standard library, plus inline documentation.

Coda

Mac OS X 10.4 or later

"text editor + file transfer + svn + css + terminal + books + more = whoah. welcome to coda. grow beautiful code."

EditXT

Mac OS X (Cocoa)

Programmer's text editor with Python syntax highlighting. Written in Python with PyObjC. Open-source (GPL).

Fraise

OS X (Cocoa)

Fork of Smultron. No longer under development

MacPython IDE

Mac OS

Included in MacPython distribution.

mi

Mac OS 68k Mac OS 9 Mac OS X

Does not initially include Python support but new language modes can be created. One available here Mi_Python

SubEthaEdit

Mac OS X

Python syntax coloring. Allow multiple author to edit the same file collaborativelly over the network using "Bonjour" (previously Rendezvous).

TextWrangler

Mac OS X 10.4 or later

Free and full-featured text editor based on BBEdit. Includes Python syntax highlighting.

Xcode

Mac OS X

Free IDE and text editor. Includes Python syntax coloring.

TextMate

Mac OS X 10.3.9+

Great Cocoa editor with Python support including syntax coloring, integrated documentation, and a runtime wrapper with hyperlinked tracebacks. Note that code-folding of classes is currently broken for PEP 8 compliant code.

Smultron

Mac OS X 10.6 or later

Again under active development, support for Python syntax coloring. Only available in the Mac App Store.

ScrIDE

Mac OS X 10.3 or later

Free OS X based IDE for the Python (and other) programming language (replaces discontinued PyOXIDE), with syntax coloring, completion, tool tips, source level debugger, help browser, etc...

Tincta

Mac OS X 10.6 or later

Free text editor, with Python syntax highlighting. A paid pro version with more features is also available.

Online Editors

Name

Notes

Cloud 9

A general web-based IDE with support for Python. Provides a full Ubuntu environment with Python 2.7.6, and support for Django workspaces.

DataJoy

An interactive Python IDE for data exploration and visualization. Provides a full online Anaconda-based Python environment, with real-time collaboration, interactive IPython sessions, and easy publishing of output figures and code. Includes syntax highlighting and autocomplete. The service was shut down on 2nd Jan 2017

PythonAnywhere

"Host, run, and code Python in the cloud!" Free and paid plans include access to multiple versions of CPython, PyPy, IPython notebooks, a large selection of third-party modules, bash and MySQL shells, and more.

PLON

An online IDE for numerical and data science computing experiments - includes: real-time collaboration, a customizable editor, a console and much more. The basic account is free of charge.

SageMathCloud

A collection of computational mathematics tools in the cloud, including IPython notebooks, SageMath, Numpy/Scipy/Matplotlib, and Cython.

Wakari

Continuum Analytics' (distributors of the Anaconda Python distribution) hosted data analysis environment. Includes IPython notebooks, data visualization methods like matplotlib and bokeh, ability to add AWS nodes and clusters, command-line shells, file storage, SSH access, and other elements. (Some features require paid account)

Glorified Editors

"IDEs" that don't integrate anything Python-specific go here.

Name

Platform

Notes

Anjuta

Unix + GNOME

Cross-language IDE; syntax coloring & folding for Python.

Code Crusader

Linux x86

Commercial IDE with support to 30 other languages.

CodeForge

Unix

Commercial cross-language IDE; nice multi-user project manager.

DataNAUT

Windows

Cross-language IDE with integrated SQL support and automation features (currently German only GUI)

DrPython

Python + wxPython

Simple, Highly Customizable Editor/Environment. A Tribute to DrScheme.

Genie Jython

Java + Jython + Python

An OpenSource IDE for Python, Jython, and Java. Supports Syntax highlighting, Code Completion and many more. Developed in Java.

IDEStudio

Python + Tkinter + Tix

An extended version of IDLE using Tix.

IntelliJ IDEA

Java

Java IDE with Python support through Pythonid plugin - includes code completion, syntax & error highlighting, intra-file refactoring

KDevelop

Unix + KDE

Cross-language IDE for KDE - supports Python syntax/projects.

Netbeans

Java

A Java IDE with an optional plugin for Jython.

PyPE

Windows/X (Python+wxPython)

Written in Python - code folding, snippets, unicode, multiple documents, code completion, several languages, macros.

PythonWin

Windows

Available either as part of ActiveState's ActivePython distribution (which is not open source) or as part of the Win32All extensions from Mark's pages (which is open source).

rope

Unix/Windows/Mac

rope is a python IDE aimed at providing a rich set of software refactorings.

SourceNavigator

Unix/Windows with Tcl/Tk

Cross-language IDE & Source code analysis tool.

TruStudio

Eclipse

Python and PHP IDE; available in commercial Professional and open-source Foundation versions

VisualWx

Windows

GUI designer for wxPython.

WaveMaker

Linux/Windows/Mac

Full featured, free IDE bundled with wxPython, features projects, scintilla, and debugging

WxDesigner

Unix/Windows/Mac

Non-free Cross-language GUI dialog designer with integrated support for editing your Python callback functions.

WxGlade

Unix/Windows/Mac

A "designer" for WxPython (requires wxPython)

Ulipad

Unix/Windows/Mac

Multi-language editor that support python autocomplete, Direcotry/class browser, tags/multi-views editing, unicode, and Django wizard(requires wxPython)

xrope

Python Tkinter

GUI, class browser, file manager, with code completion. Licensed under the GPL.

Enhanced Python shells

Name

Platform

Notes

PyCrust

Python + PyCrust

Interactive Python shell included in wxPython.

PySlices

Python + PySlices

New "notebook" version of PyCrust with save/load features and the ability to run blocks of code in separate "slices".

IPython

Unix, Mac OS X, Windows

Enhanced interactive Python shell. Also usable as pythonic system shell (bash/cmd.exe) replacement. Supports autocompletion. Inline syntax highlighting. (ShowMeDo Videos)

JyConsole

Java, at least 1.4

Interactive, embeddable Jython shell with code completion. Licensed under the QPL.

pywin32

Python, Windows

Interactive python shell using wxPython. py script and exe for win. Data plotting capability from within the shell. Free.

khpython

KDE

An interactive Python shell using PyKDE and a KHTMLPart (for HTML rendering).

PEEQ

Python 2.3 (or higher) and PyQt

An interactive Python shell using PyQt.

bpython

Unix, Mac OS X

Interactive shell with highlighting and autocomplete.

Mobile Device Editors

"IDEs" that run on mobile devices and tablets.

Name

Platform

Notes

Python 2.7 for iOS

iOS

Universal iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad) IDE.

Python 3.2 for iOS

iOS

Universal iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad) IDE.

Python 3.3 for iOS

iOS

Universal iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad) IDE.

Python 3.4 for iOS

iOS

Universal iOS (iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad) IDE.

Python 3.7 for iOS

iOS

A patch of Python-3.7.1, designed to make it compile on iOS. Python becomes a framework, and your programs call python_main(argc, argv) to execute python scripts.

PyPad

iOS

IDE for iPad

Pythonista

iOS

IDE for iOS with native graphic and sound support through high-level API; games and interactive demos included

Python Box

iOS

IDE for iPhone and iPad with Python 3 support. Custom library is supported. See Python Box page for details.

Other Resources

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