Matthew Hipkin



Using the power of the Qt5 framework to bring the performance of the JavaScript based Ace editor to the desktop, QAceEdit is a bare bones editor for programmers who like to code without the bloat of a full IDE.


  • Cross platform
  • Minimal UI
  • Supports large files
  • Custom themes & highlighters



QAceEdit is an open source project released under a very liberal BSD license. You can browse the source on the sourceforge project page.

Alternatively you can checkout the latest code using git:

git clone git:// qaceedit

Bug tracker/Feature requests

If you find a bug, or would like to request a feature be added you can use the Ticket system on the sourceforge project page.

Download QAceEdit

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