Powerful and fast text editor for iPad

Textastic is an advanced code editor for
iPad with support for syntax highlighting,
remote file transfer, and SSH.

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Highlights more than 80 different types of files while you're typing; HTML, XML, Objective-C, C++, PHP, Perl, Python, SQL, JavaScript, CSS, Tex, shell scripts, and many more. You can even use your own TextMate- and Sublime Text-compatible syntax definitions.


Textastic's code editor is written from the ground up using native iOS APIs like Core Text. Particularly evident during interactive search, the text editor is quick and responsive.

Touch & Type

Additional keys above the virtual keyboard make it easy to enter code. Tapping on the editor with two fingers brings up a cursor navigation wheel that simplifies text selection. Code completion for HTML and CSS. External keyboards are fully supported.


Connect to FTP, SFTP and WebDAV servers or to your Dropbox or Google Drive account, use the built-in WebDAV server to easily transfer files from your Mac or PC. Easily run commands on your server with the built-in SSH terminal.

What Others Say

“While using Textastic, I frequently lost myself in the code and forgot the app was running on an iPad instead of a full desktop computer interface. Coders will appreciate this fantastic mobile text editor.”
- Glenn Fleishman, Macworld.com
“It's time to shed the physical and mental burdens of the PC era. Create anywhere, anytime with Textastic for iPad.”
- Horace Dediu, asymco.com
“Textastic for iPad – a coders dream. Now you can fully embrace your iPad and get your hands dirty in code.”
- Andy Hutchinson, geekosity.org

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