Alternatives to IDLE for all platforms with any license

  • Sublime Text icon

    Sublime Text

    Sublime Text is a sophisticated text editor for code, html and prose - any kind of text file. You'll love the slick user interface...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • PyCharm Community Edition icon

    PyCharm Community Edition

    Python IDE with refactoring, code completion, on-the-fly code analysis, graphical debugger, and coding productivity orientation. It...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • PyCharm icon

    PyCharm

    Python and Django IDE with refactorings, code completion, on-the-fly code analysis and other features, including version control...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • IPython icon

    IPython

    IPython is an interactive shell for the Python programming language that offers enhanced introspection, additional shell syntax...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Light Table icon

    Light Table

    Light Table is a new interactive IDE that lets you modify running programs and embed anything from websites to games. It provides the...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Electron / Atom Shell

  • Komodo IDE icon

    Komodo IDE

    Code smarter and faster with Komodo IDE, the cross-platform professional development environment for dynamic languages and open...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • NINJA-IDE icon

    NINJA-IDE

    NINJA-IDE (from the recursive acronym: "Ninja-IDE Is Not Just Another IDE"), is a cross-platform integrated development...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • PyScripter icon

    PyScripter

    PyScripter is a free and open-source Python Integrated Development Environment (IDE) created with the ambition to become competitive...

    Open Source Windows

  • PyDev icon

    PyDev

    PyDev is a third-party plug-in for Eclipse. It is an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) used for programming in Python...

    Open Source Windows Linux Eclipse

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    iep

    IEP (pronounced as 'eep') is a cross-platform Python IDE focused on interactivity and introspection, which makes it very...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Eric icon

    Eric

    Eric is a full-featured IDE (Integrated Development Environment) for Python and Ruby, This is one of the best options for programming...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Wing IDE icon

    Wing IDE

    Wing IDE is a commercial IDE for Python. It has syntax highlighting, code completion via analysis of Python files, Django integration...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    gEcrit

    gEcrit is a Python IDE. Its focus is on simplicity and ease of use. It is fast and lightweight. It features Python indentation, line...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Keypress Editor icon

    Keypress Editor

    This is the editor you were looking for. Keypress is an offline, desktop based code editor. Use Keypress to edit your local files...

    Free Chrome OS Chrome

  • Python Tools For Visual Studio

    PTVS is a free/OSS plugin that turns Visual Studio into a Python IDE. PTVS supports CPython, IronPython, editing, browsing...

    Open Source Windows Microsoft Visual Studio

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    bpython

    bpython is a fancy interface to the Python interpreter for Unix-like operating systems (I hear it works fine on OS X). It is released...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • Android java editor icon

    Android java editor Discontinued

    You are creating applications for Android, or just learn programming? You do not have at hand a computer, but always have a smart...

    Free Android

  • WideStudio icon

    WideStudio Discontinued

    WideStudio is an open source, Integrated Development Environment for desktop applications purely made in Japan. This enables you to...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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  • Ecere SDK icon

    Ecere SDK

    A cross-platform Software Development Kit including a GUI toolkit, a 2D/3D graphics engine, a networking library, an audio output...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Dreampie icon

    Dreampie

    DreamPie was designed from the ground up to bring you a great interactive Python experience: - DreamPie features a new concept for an...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Simple Code Editor icon

    Simple Code Editor

    Simple Code Editor is a simple, elegant, and powerful code editor, with many features.

    Free Windows

  • Stani's Python Editor icon

    Stani's Python Editor Discontinued

    SPE IDE - Stani's Python Editor is a Free python IDE for Windows,Mac & Linux with UML,PyChecker,Debugger,GUI design,Blender...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Boa Constructor icon

    Boa Constructor

    Boa Constructor is a cross platform Python IDE and wxPython GUI Builder. It offers visual frame creation and manipulation, an object...

    Open Source Windows

  • ptpython

    a better Python REPL

    Free Mac Windows Linux

IDLE Comments

This software is not a duplicate after all, as I earlier cl ...

Comment by Thelle
about IDLE Jun 2011

This software is not a duplicate after all, as I earlier claimed! But IDLE is bundled with Python... For more see the discussion page: Forum

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Agree with Thelle, IDLE is part of python. This should be d ...

Comment by thelivingded
about IDLE Jun 2011

Agree with Thelle, IDLE is part of python. This should be deleted.

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This is a copy of Python (http://alternativeto.net/software ...

Comment by Thelle
about IDLE Jun 2011

This is a copy of Python (Small Python iconPython) and should be deleted...

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