Q10 is a freeware text editor created by Baara Estudio. It is very basic and simple but powerful text editor designed and built with writers in mind. This application includes lot of features which makes it attractive to writers. One of its best features is that Q10 is a full screen writing program. This is considered to be a distraction free so that you can only focus only on your work. This full screen application is best for writing articles, stories, or just anything which is text based.
I have listed below all of its features, but one of my favourite feature is Autosaving. You can save what you have written based on time specified in minutes and also you can save based on number of paragraphs.
Key Features of Q10:
- Full screen: Focus on your work without any distractions.
- Live text statistics: Words, page and paragraphs are updated as you write.
- Programmable page count formula: Specify page count formula to use page count calculations.
- Portable application: Q10 is a portable application that is you do not have to install it. Just click on the exe file to open it.
- Timer alarm: Perfect for timed writing sessions. When the time is over, it tells you how many words you wrote in that period.
- Spell checker: If you have any doubts about the spelling of some words, you can use spell checker to check it.
- Notes: You can write a note by starting the paragraph with “..” . You can jump instantly to any of them.
- Target counts: Displays completed percentage. You can choose words, pages, lines, paragraphs or characters.
- Autocorrections and quick texts: Unlimited autocorrection entries to fix on the fly those persistent typing errors. Unlimited quick texts list for frequently used words or phrases, like character names, places, etc.
- Standard text format: You will be able to open your work in any of the text editors or word processors.
- Typing sound effects: Get that typewriter feeling again. For the trivia lovers among you, the typing sounds were taken from the movie “Amélie”.
- Small, fast and stable: The size of this application is very small and barely consumes any main memory.
- Autosaving: You can save what you have written based on time specified in minutes and also you can save based on number of paragraphs.
Press F1 inside Q10 to open help menu. Press ctrl+q to close the application.