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Aquamacs is the Emacs editor that Mac users love. Aquamacs lets you write text from LaTeX manuscripts to to-do lists, from C to Cobol, Java, Python, Shell-script, Lisp, everything! Aquamacs looks and behaves like other Mac programs - even though it's still the powerful GNU Emacs with all the extensibility that millions have come to appreciate.

Emacs is a text editor of legendary power and configurability, but it also has a complex user interface that is very, very different from the familiar Mac way of doing things. Aquamacs tames the Emacs tiger: you get standard Apple shortcuts (in addition to the Emacs ones), nice more...

What's New

Version 3.1a:
  • Command-Shift-Left/Right now select the text from point to the left or right side of the line, as they did in Aquamacs 2. Reported by Daniel Stegmuller.
  • The order of menu items in the Options/Line Wrapping submenu has been restored. Reported by Gracjan Polak.
  • Isearch using the Mac key bindings (A-f, A-g) has seen some improvements. A-g will now highlight all other more...


  • OS X 10.6 or later

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Current Version (3.x)


Downloads 52,641
Version Downloads 1,310
License Free
Date 22 Oct 2014
Platform Intel 64 / OS X
Price Free
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