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Free JavaScript Editor

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Quick Specs

  • Version:
    4.7
  • Total Downloads:
    262,983
  • Date Added:
    Aug. 17, 2009
  • Price:
    Free

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2 stars

"Non responsive. Crashes a lot."

December 06, 2015  |  By John Loyola

2015-12-06 11:33:32  |  By John Loyola

 |  Version: Free JavaScript Editor 4.7

Pros

Great to see a free editor that uses color coding constructors.

Cons

No fault detection.

Summary

Great for basic java script work.

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1 stars

"Complete Junk"

October 27, 2015  |  By Maverick_Wolfe

2015-10-27 17:33:30  |  By Maverick_Wolfe

 |  Version: Free JavaScript Editor 4.7

Pros

NONE IT IS COMPLETE TRASH!

Cons

Detected as a P.U.P or Potentially Unwanted Program by COMODO Internet Security. This software IS or MAY be harmful to your system if you install it.

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5 stars

"Great for Newbies"

December 08, 2014  |  By Asimplicity

2014-12-08 21:21:17  |  By Asimplicity

 |  Version: Free JavaScript Editor 4.7

Pros

* Friendly interface
* html, java, JavaScript
* Checks syntax, functions, scripts
* Snippet examples
* CSS, html, java code samples

Cons

* did not find it sooner

Summary

Caution: If you have an addictive personality avoid this app. I can't live without it.

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1 stars

"Malware and Virus"

March 18, 2014  |  By RedTrumani

2014-03-18 06:21:01  |  By RedTrumani

 |  Version: Free JavaScript Editor 4.7

Pros

Would've been nice...if not for the malware and virus that came with it.

Cons

It took me 2 hours to wipe the unwanted programs from my computer.

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2 stars

"fine but has spamware"

May 08, 2013  |  By BigDig_Doug

2013-05-08 21:13:58  |  By BigDig_Doug

 |  Version: Free JavaScript Editor 4.7

Pros

The software is a mediocre editor

Cons

the program installs spamware as addins into IE.

Summary

make sure you have good virus protection

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1 stars

"Not good for more obscure JavaScript creation"

February 23, 2013  |  By RonBernie

2013-02-23 21:49:53  |  By RonBernie

 |  Version: Free JavaScript Editor 4.7

Pros

Easy to use, easy to type, run, and debug JavaScript code.

Cons

It can't handle some of the more technical aspects of JavaScript. For example, in the Regular Expressions, the editor can't handle

var colorText = "red,blue,green,yellow";
var colors3 = colorText.split(/[^,]+/);
alert(colors3);

but Dragonfly can.

Similarly, the Free JavaScript Editor can't handle the "this" keyword, as in

var say1 = "Level 1";
var myfunc = function(){
var say2 = "Level 2";
alert(this.say1);}
myfunc();

Summary

The Free JavaScript editor, while easy to use, is a poor learning or development tool for the more advanced features of JavaScript. I would not trust it without checking on another JavaScript development tool, such as Opera's Dragonfly, so why bother with the Free JavaScript editor in the first place?

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5 stars

"Works well for Javascript Editing"

October 12, 2011  |  By sameeds

2011-10-12 09:06:53  |  By sameeds

 |  Version: Free JavaScript Editor 4.7

Pros

Easy to use, easy to find and use standard code templates, fast.

Cons

None I am aware of.

Summary

The program met my needs well and provides a good tool for creating, editing, and managing JavaScript code libraries and specialized JavaScript files.

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4 stars

"No nonsense editor"

July 11, 2011  |  By wickedqueenpa

2011-07-11 02:20:10  |  By wickedqueenpa

 |  Version: Free JavaScript Editor 4.7

Pros

Simple,intuitive HTML,CSS,Javascript editor. Works as expected. Good tool for beginners and intermediate web designers. Tag reference and insertion speed up work flow. Good tool to use with tutorials and examples.

Cons

User must know at least the bare basics of html css and javascript

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5 stars

"Encourages Good JavaScript Programming Practices"

April 22, 2010  |  By adesigninteractive

2010-04-22 01:38:14  |  By adesigninteractive

 |  Version: Free JavaScript Editor 4.7

Pros

Better coding by validation, and example. Free JavaScript Editor, by Yaldex, integrates a local version of JSLint such that the user might learn to improve javascript coding practices. It's a great tool, at no cost.

Cons

NAME GAME: If abbreviated as "FJSE", the bells-n-whistles shareware edition "First JavaScript Editor", is easily confused with "Free JavaScript Editor". Be careful not to confuse the "Free" with the "First", both by Yaldex. Confusing name convention

Summary

One might question: Why a so-called "JavaScript Editor", when it would seem that most any editor would make a fine "javascript" editor? I asked myself the same question-- an intriguing question, and likely why many users have tried it. The answer; what I believe separates FJSE from other text editors is its inclusion of an advanced JS Debugger, and the introduction of JSLint, a free js app available at jslint.com.
Yaldex "Free JavaScript Editor" (as well as the oft confused, "First JavaScript Editor", a shareware by the same developer) integrates a local version of JSLint such that the user might learn to improve javascript coding practices. It's a great tool, at no cost.

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5 stars

"The best free html and javascript editor"

March 31, 2010  |  By gibmonks

2010-03-31 12:08:59  |  By gibmonks

 |  Version: Free JavaScript Editor 4.7

Pros

>I won't buy this product
Silly boy. It is free js editor. It means FREE. Nobody buys FREE products because they are FREE.

Cons

Nothing to say

Summary

I will also never buy it. It is FREE so i save money.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 4.7
new IntelliSense features, fixed some bugs, a litle new user interface
General
Publisher Yaldex Software
Publisher web site http://yaldex.com
Release Date August 17, 2009
Date Added August 17, 2009
Version 4.7
Category
Category Developer Tools
Subcategory Web Development Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 3.x/95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 6.54MB
File Name freejse.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 262,983
Downloads Last Week 283
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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