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A hackable text editor for the 21st Century


Teletype for Atom

Great things happen when developers work together—from teaching and sharing knowledge to building better software. Teletype for Atom makes collaborating on code just as easy as it is to code alone, right from your editor.

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Share your workspace and edit code together in real time. To start collaborating, open Teletype in Atom and install the package.

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Github for Atom

A text editor is at the core of a developer’s toolbox, but it doesn't usually work alone. Work with Git and GitHub directly from Atom with the GitHub package.

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Create new branches, stage and commit, push and pull, resolve merge conflicts, view pull requests and more—all from within your editor. The GitHub package is already bundled with Atom, so you're ready to go!

Everyting you would expect

  • cross platform

    Cross-platform editing

    Atom works across operating systems. Use it on OS X, Windows, or Linux.

  • Built-in package manager

    Built-in package manager

    Search for and install new packages or create your own right from Atom.

  • Smart autocompletion

    Smart autocompletion

    Atom helps you write code faster with a smart and flexible autocomplete.

  • File system browser

    File system browser

    Easily browse and open a single file, a whole project, or multiple projects in one window.

  • Multiple panes

    Multiple panes

    Split your Atom interface into multiple panes to compare and edit code across files.

  • Find and replace

    Find and replace

    Find, preview, and replace text as you type in a file or across all your projects.

Make it your editor

  • Packages


    Choose from thousands of open source packages that add new features and functionality to Atom, or build a package from scratch and publish it for everyone else to use.

  • Themes


    Atom comes pre-installed with four UI and eight syntax themes in both dark and light colors. Can't find what you're looking for? Install themes created by the Atom community or create your own.

  • Customization


    It's easy to customize and style Atom. Tweak the look and feel of your UI with CSS/Less, and add major features with HTML and JavaScript.

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  • Under the hood

    Under the hood

    Atom is a desktop application built with HTML, JavaScript, CSS, and Node.js integration. It runs on Electron, a framework for building cross platform apps using web technologies.

Open source

Atom is open source. Be part of the Atom community or help improve your favorite text editor.


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