Zettlr is a reliable companion for writing scientific texts and taking notes. It is made for academics in the humanities and arts and is intended to keep your content apart from your design, but close to the notes you take. To reach this goal, Zettlr incorporates several important features:
[[your search text|@ID:ID]], give IDs by typing
@ID:Your-ID-Hereand tag your files using Twitter-like hashtags:
#hashtag. Holding down the
Alt-key and clicking on links will try to open exact-match files and also initiate searches, while Alt-clicks on tags will simply initiate searches. More features are likely to come.
Cmd/Ctrl+O. New files can be opened simply by double clicking them in your file browser or by dragging them onto the app. Every time you start the app, all previously opened paths will be re-loaded.
Markdown-files in the area, a slim text format that keeps formatting to a bare minimum.
LaTeX, Zettlr enables you to export all files on the fly in a variety of formats; currently HTML, DOCX, ODT and PDF. Just open a file and press
Note: While the software is classified as free, it is actually donationware. Please consider making a donation to help support development.
Updated on Jan 14 2022