Led Rich Text Engine Led 3.0 Class Library


The Led C++ class library is designed to allow you to easily add rich text functionality to your UI applications. Led is portable, and directly supports the MacOS, Windows, and Linux/X-Windows systems. It can easily plug into applications written for popular class libraries (application frameworks) such as MFC, Gtk, and PowerPlant. Engineering consulting services are available from Sophist Solutions, Inc to help integrate the Led class library with your application where needed.


Led's features include word processing (style runs, paragraph settings, justication etc), picture and object embedding, syntax coloring, RTF and HTML and much, much more. Led comes with source code for LedIt word processor and LedLineIt applications. Click here to see all of Led's features.

Class Library Documentation

Check out the Led Class Library documentation online, before you buy. The full documentation set which comes with Led 3.0 is available here.

Customer Reviews

See what existing Led customer think about using the Led C++ Class library.

Success Stories

If Led is such a good text engine, then why aren't there any applications and components already built on top of it? Well - somebody has to be first. But luckily - it won't be you. Check out the rapidly growing list of applications and components (both commercial, and shareware) built using Led.


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Purchasing Led

The Led class libraries pricing is very competitive. And evaluating Led is easy, and risk free. To evaluate the quality of the engine, you can download the sample applications LedIt! and LedLineIt!. You can freely browse the online documentation. You may want to review the Led 3.0 Source Code License.

And - you can purchase Led - and download it immediately off the web. And if Led doesn't meet your needs for any reason, you can return it within 30 days for a full refund.


More Info

If you want more information than you can find on this web site, you can send email to, or contact Sophist Solutions directly at +1 (978)-443-4442 or by fax at +1 (952) 487-4932.

Last Updated: 2003-09-02