When comparing Manuskript vs Quoll Writer, the Slant community recommends Quoll Writer for most people. In the question“What are the best software tools for novelists?” Quoll Writer is ranked 3rd while Manuskript is ranked 4th.
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Pro Free and open source
Manuskript is totally free, and the software is accessible which means anybody can make changes to it if they wish . This means that there are likely plugins and/or add-ons to allow you to do whatever you want with the program.
Pro Cross platform
Available on Mac, Windows, and Linux.
Pro Many export formats
Using pandoc, one can export to: HTML, PDF, ePub, DocX, ODT, LaTeX, etc.
Pro Internal reference system to keep track of everything
Pro Frequent updates
Pro Open Source
Pro Automatic chapter save
Achievements are aimed at helping you get to know Quoll Writer and providing rewards for writing (after all no one else will be doing it).
Pro Export projects to docx, epub and html
Pro Import from Microsoft docx
Pro Problem Finder
The Problem Finder helps you to identify issues with your writing.
Pro Distraction-free mode
Any project can be encrypted with a password.
Pro Image attachment
It's possible to change several aspects from displaying to character's datasheet.
Con Not easy to get dictionaries
People not using English will struggle to find other dictionaries that work. There is not an easy download present.
Con No mobile app
Con No cloud support
Unfortunatelly, there's no cloud support, which is very important nowadays.