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There is a wide variety of apps for writing and you are sure to find one that suits your way of working. Most sync with cloud-based storage services so you can continuing writing your assignments on different devices wherever you are.



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Documents to Go
View, edit, & create documents & spreadsheets in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF, & Apple iWork. Sync files stored in Google Docs, Dropbox, and more. Works with Android, Blackberry, iPhone, & iPad. Universal app.

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Nebulous Notes
Powerful, geeky plain text editor. Backs up and syncs to Dropbox, includes control over font size and spacing for better viewing while typing, and a macro system that lets you add frequently used keys to a toolbar. Supports saving and opening in all file encodings (useful for international users). Universal app. Free and paid versions available.

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Google Drive
Store, access and edit your files from any device or computer using Google Drive. Available for your computer, Android and iOs devices.

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Create and edit Office documents, spreadsheets and presentations and save them to your Google Drive to access, edit and share them from any mobile device or computer. Available for Android and iOS devices.

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AndrOpen Office
This Android app allows you to view, edit and export Open Office documents using Writer, Calc, Impress, Draw, Math and Base.

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Documents Free (Mobile Office Suite)
Edit and manage spreadsheets and text files on your iPhone or iPad. Work with files on- and offline and sync to cloud storage including Dropbox, Skydrive and Google Drive.

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A powerful word processor designed for iPad and iPhone that allows you to create a range of documents from scratch or by using the large number of Apple-designed templates included.


More Writing Apps

See also Comparing QuickOffice and Documents to Go.



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