Crossword Creator

Create custom crossword puzzles



  • Use your own word lists, or use the built-in word lists.
  • Use the smallest grid for your words, or use the most words for your grid size.
  • Create files for a paper crossword.
  • Work the crossword on the computer or on paper.
  • Use one of the included word list files:
    • SAT words
    • 110,000 English words
    • 6,800+ English / German word pairs
    • 3,800+ English / Spanish word pairs

To use the program:

  1. The program is for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, or 10.
  2. Download the zip file here (822 KB).
  3. Extract the zip file on your computer.
  4. Double click the “setup” file.