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Byword starts with a clean, full-screen interface that lets you start typing right away--no templates to choose, no type settings to tune, no spacing to adjust. Everything is already prepared for you.

  • Full-screen interface
  • Focus mode to highlight only the few lines nearby the cursor-you will love this
  • 5 beautiful typography presets optimized for legibility and readability
  • Plain text (TXT) and rich text (RTF) editing
  • Special selection functions to facilitate text manipulation
  • Convenient keyboard shortcuts to quickly make changes
  • In-place

What's New

Version 2.7:
  • Improved support for macOS Sierra.
  • Tabs: Merge multiple documents in one window; Use menu Window > Merge All Windows;
  • Improved performance in Markdown rendering;
  • Bug fixes.


  • OS X 10.8 or later

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Current Version (2.x)


Downloads 13,755
Version Downloads 102
License Commercial
Date 19 Sep 2016
Platform Intel 64 / OS X
Price $11.99
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