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Free WYSIWYG DocBook editor

This could be little late but how about XmlMind DocBook Editor Personal Edition. It is free-ware! Note that it's not open source. (In other words it's not licensed as a GNU style open source type ...
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An assistant for REGEX editing

Personally I would recommend the online regex101: Supported flavours: pcre (php), javascript & python Your own library and others Shows you what is going on as you construct your re Explains what ...
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WYSIWYG CSV editor that logs changes

Try using version-control software, such as Git. You can then edit the file however you want, such as with your favorite text editor, and you'll be able to look at previous versions and the ...
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WYSIWYG reStructuredText editor

(You have not yet described what platform you want this to run on. I will assume you want a Web app.) rsted implements a text editor that produces reStructuredText. (update, 2023) rsted is marked ...
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Linux label editor for a dedicated label printer

I just bought one of this model myself. I'm not sure why you are attacking the problem this way - this is what worked for me. First, you need the brother Cups and LPR drivers. Get them from [1]. ...
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WYSIWYG reStructuredText editor

Another solution that was recommended to me is Visual Studio Code with a reStructuredText extension by LeXtudio. It has side-by-by preview and seems to be working well so far.
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Markdown editor to preserve URL links in text copied from browser

You wanna go look here: Electron by Github third party markdown apps. There are no less than 10 different apps that work with Markdown in various ways depending on what you want. I personally like ...
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Word processor that can work with HTML?

Another WYSIWYG HTML builder is BlueGriffon. Similar to Kompozer but I found it a little easier to use. BlueGriffon is still under development and the latest version was released in November, 2017. ...
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Word processor that can work with HTML?

Word processors are different from HTML editors. Typically word processors are a kind of general-purpose software which you can compose letters, reports, even writing books can be done by word ...
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HTML variants of desktop markdown editors?

I would suggest taking a look at RedNotebook Windows, Linux & OS/X Insert #hashtags Format text bold, italic or underlined Insert images, files and links Spell check Search-as-you-type Automatic ...
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Q&A platform for code-based questions

You can take look at Phanbook at https://github.com/phanbook/phanbook It is completely open source and is designed to build sites like stackoverflow.
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WYSIWYG CSV editor that logs changes

Recently I came across "Dolt - It's git for data". Maybe it's worth a look. It's not CSV based (but similar to mySQL), and not WYSIWYG. Dolt does not track schema changes, however (= ...
knb's user avatar
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WYSIWYG Spreadsheet/Tables

I recommend TinyMCE and NicEdit!
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Can someone recommend a React component or NPM library that allows one to set up a WYSIWYG editor?

I Think you should look into, editor libraries like tinyMCE, which is basic general purpose and customisable. If you want something more powerful and customisable look into Gutenberg js.
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Visual SQL Builder that includes ability to update data

Alternatives to MS-Access (per @knb) that have decent-to-good visual query builders and that will connect to multiple DBMSs are Navicat, FlySpeed SQL, LibreOffice Base, and Toad. However, with all of ...
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Edit rendered Markdown

I don't recommend Typora, as it is closed source. I found: nhnent/tui.editor: πŸžπŸ“ Markdown WYSIWYG Editor. GFM Standard + Chart & UML Extensible. and marktext/marktext: πŸ“Next generation ...
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Edit rendered Markdown

It sounds like what you really want is a "WYSAWYG" (What You See Approximates What You Get) editor for MarkDown. If that's actually the case, I can point you to Typora; I use the Windows version, and ...
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WYSIWYG+code webpage editor for Mac or online, generates clean HTML (bootstrap, foundation?)

you could check out pinegrow I use and own this software like me your wife will be able to learn about css and html because you can see the the code affects the elements it meets your ...
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Free software to create non-linear presentations with a free camera?

It looks like the iMapping Tool could be right for you. Like Prezi, it is based on deep zooming, but more focused on building structured Knowledge maps than on fancy presentation effects. The ...
Heiko Haller's user avatar
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Simple tag-only WYSIWYG HTML editor for Mac OSX?

The is a free app in app in App Store named 'HelloWeb'. A very simple html builder with a view tab to see results.
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Simple tag-only WYSIWYG HTML editor for Mac OSX?

A first option would be Blue Griffon http://bluegriffon.org It now has a payed version but the free one is good enough for this. You will need probably need to strip some tags that are inserted every ...
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WYSIWYG editor that supports Bootstrap

You try the following: Summernote bootstrap-wysihtml5 They are both open source and on Github. Summernote looks like it is still actively being worked on.
Chillie's user avatar
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Webpage editor friendly to all levels of web developer

One of the problems is that there are a number of browser differences, plus platform differences, that mean that what you see might not be what everybody else sees unless you stick to a clearly ...
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WYSIWYG reStructuredText editor

As J. Mani stated, Lyx is a very nice LaTeX WYSIWM editor which could then be converted to RST with Pandoc. In terms of whether it answers the question, there is a serious problem. From my experience ...
Peter Drummond's user avatar
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WYSIWYG reStructuredText editor

It's been over two years since I asked this question, but I've now found something like I've wanted. It's called Typora. It is a WYSIWYG editor for markdown(not reST, at least yet).
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WYSIWYG reStructuredText editor

I found this script works very well for me. Live preview, works for any environment, but need to follow its steps to setup. https://github.com/tonyriverms/sphinx_live_preview
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WYSIWYG HTML editor for Linux

LibreOffice writer (LO Writer) can take up some of the slack. It may or may not meet your needs. It's no dreamweaver, but it can produce html. For example it can edit the GNU Info html pages, so ...
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Webpage editor (wysiwyg) replacing Frontpage

I would recommend Pingendo. It's an easy to use WYSIWYG web page editor with an extremely simple interface. It's a program that you download and install yourself where you can use it offline. This ...
Tom's user avatar
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how to build wysiwyg GUI/CMS in web application?

Essential Diagram for JavaScript supports creating any kind of diagram and you can also expose the palette to end users to create a dynamic email builder. I have linked to a generic dynamic builder ...
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Q&A platform for code-based questions

You might want to have a look at Drupal also, together with a specific contributed module for it, which IMO does what you're looking for, and actually much more: the Answers module. Here are some ...
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