Microsoft WordPad is not available for Apple Macintosh Operating System; however, several alternatives exist. Microsoft Office, Apple iWork and OpenOffice are all available for Mac OS and can be purchased or downloaded online.
Microsoft WordPad is a simple word processing application that is bundled with the Microsoft Windows Operating System. The program is not currently available for other platforms. There are many alternatives to WordPad available for Apple Mac OS, from a variety of vendors. When selecting a word processing application, consider your specific needs. If cost is important, some word processing software, such as OpenOffice, is open-source and free.