Alternatives to Microsoft Visual Studio for Linux with any license

  • Eclipse icon

    Eclipse

    Eclipse is an extensible development platform with runtimes and application frameworks for building, deploying and managing software across the entire software lifecycle. Many people know Eclipse as a Java IDE, but it is much more...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    NetBeans

    A free, open-source Integrated Development Environment for software developers. You get all the tools you need to create professional desktop, enterprise, web, and mobile applications with the Java language, C/C++, and even dynamic...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    Android Studio

    Android Studio is a new Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA. Similar to Eclipse with the ADT Plugin, Android Studio provides integrated Android developer tools for development and debugging.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Android studio only edits programs for Android (Java language), while Visual studio has a lot of language support built-in Guest • Sep 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    Code::Blocks

    Code::Blocks is a free C++ IDE built to meet the most demanding needs of its users. It is designed to be very extensible and fully configurable. An IDE with all the features a developer need, having a consistent look, feel and...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

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    Komodo Edit

    Komodo Edit is a fast, smart, free and open-source code editor. Switching your trusty code editor is hard, but give Komodo Edit (or its big brother Komodo IDE) a try: it'll be worth your while. Windows, Mac, Linux? Yes. PHP...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    MonoDevelop

    MonoDevelop enables developers to write desktop and web applications on Linux, Windows and Mac OS X. It also makes it easy to port .NET applications created with Visual Studio to Linux and Mac OS X maintaining a single code base for...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Xamarin Studio

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    • It is specifically for C# like Visual Studio is mostly used for Guest • Nov 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    Qt Creator

    Qt Creator is a cross-platform C++, JavaScript and QML integrated development environment which is part of the SDK for the Qt Framework. It includes a visual debugger and an integrated GUI layout...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

    • For C++ development, QT Creator is a lot less bloated. It is fast and has all the necessary features. There is just too much unnecessary crap in VisualStudio making it slow as hell when running on a slightly older machine and also takes up gigs of disk space. Guest • Jun 2016 Disagree   Agree
    • At first, intelligent search ib QtCreator is much better than the Microsoft's IntelliSens. Hot keys combinations are more simple and more intuitive. It looks for me more simple and intuitively clear at all. Guest • Dec 2016 Disagree   Agree
    • Found everything in Qt Creator for Linux that is in VS for Windows. Guest • Yesterday Disagree   Agree
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    WebStorm

    JetBrains WebStorm is a commercial IDE for JavaScript, CSS & HTML built on JetBrains' IntelliJ IDEA platform. WebStorm provides automatic code completion, on-the-fly code analysis, refactoring support and VCS integration.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    Lazarus

    Lazarus is a cross-platform IDE for the Free Pascal compiler. It tries to offer a Delphi-like programming experience through its own 'Lazarus Component Library' and supporting many platforms like Windows, OSX, Linux, BSD...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD OpenSolaris

    • Open Source done entirely in an independent language very like TurboPascal (Delphi). Guest • Nov 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    PhoneGap

    PhoneGap is an open source development tool for building iPhone, Android, Blackberry and other mobile apps with JavaScript. It's an HTML5 app platform that allows you to author native applications with web technologies and get...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

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    KDevelop

    KDevelop is a free, open source IDE (Integrated Development Environment) for Linux, Windows (beta) and macOS (experimental). It is a feature-full, plugin extensible IDE for C/C++, Python, JavaScript and PHP. It is based on...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD KDE

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    CLion

    The intelligent cross-platform C/C++ IDE. CLion is a new IDE that helps you be more productive while developing apps with C and C++ for Windows, Linux and OS X. Take advantage of proven JetBrains expertise in code quality, efficient...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux C++

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    CodeLite

    CodeLite is an open-source, cross platform IDE for the C/C++ programming languages. CodeLite is known to work on various OSs including: Windows XP SP3, Windows 7 and 8, Debian / Ubuntu - visit our repository for a complete...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux wxWidgets

    • For me and my enterprise is the best alternative, intellisense very good, dynamic library linkage is very similar to VS, automatically creates a makefile. Very good class wizards! Debug and subversion / GIT and SFTP inegrated in the environment. rgk_rgk_01rgkSep 2015 Disagree   Agree
    • Excellent development environment, continuously updated, clear vision, active support. Guest • Nov 2015 Disagree   Agree
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    Projucer

    The Projucer is a comprehensive project management and code editing tool with a revolutionary C++ live coding environment which has full C++11 support.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

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    Anjuta

    Anjuta is a versatile Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for C and C++ on GNU/Linux. It has been written for GTK/GNOME and features a number of advanced programming facilities including project management, application wizards...

    Open Source Linux GNOME

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    CodeTyphon

    CodeTyphon is a fork/distribution of Lazarus with thousands of Lazarus/Free Pascal components bundled into distribution and with own Lazarus expansion features.

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

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    Editra

    Editra is a multi-platform text editor with an implementation that focuses on creating an easy to use interface and features that aid in code development. Currently it supports syntax highlighting and variety of other useful features...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Appcelerator Titanium

    Appcelerator Titanium, offered for free by Appcelerator, lets web developers use web technologies, open source and cloud computing to build native apps for iPhone, Android, Windows, Mac OSX and Linux.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

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    Zend Studio

    Zend Studio for Eclipse combines proven capabilities to create the world’s most powerful IDE for Rich Internet Applications (RIAs). Studio's powerful developer tools combined with Adobe Flex Builder and integration with Zend...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    GNOME Builder

    Builder is an IDE for GNOME that is focused on bringing the power of the platform to more developers than ever before.

    Open Source Linux

  • Jetbrains Rider icon

    Jetbrains Rider

    Rider supports .NET Core, .NET Framework and Mono based projects. This lets you develop a wide array of applications including .NET desktop apps, services and libraries, Unity games, ASP.NET and ASP.NET Core web applications.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    Ultimate++

    Ultimate++ is a C++ cross-platform rapid application development framework U++ is a C++ cross-platform rapid application development framework focused on programmers productivity. It includes a set of libraries (GUI, SQL, etc..)...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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    Wing IDE

    Wing IDE is a commercial IDE for Python. It has syntax highlighting, code completion via analysis of Python files, Django integration, networked debugging, and more. There is also some integration with version control systems, though...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    LiveCode Platform

    It is Both Under the GPL and it is also Proprietary if using the GPL version the software you make is required to be under the GPL.

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Windows Mobile Android iPhone ... Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

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    Zinjai

    ZinjaI is an IDE (integrated development environment) for C + + developed in the context of a Starter Grant from the Scientific Research at the Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Argentina, designed for use by students of programming.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    10Duke SDK

    10Duke SDK is a rapid application development (RAD) kit for creating new online applications; it provides a modular, reusable set of libraries designed to meet the challenging requirements of online applications.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

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    Gambas

    Gambas is a full-featured object language and development environment built on a BASIC interpreter.

    Open Source Linux

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    Padre

    Padre is a Perl IDE, an Integrated Development environment, or in other words a text editor that is simple to use for new Perl programmers but also supports large multi-lingual and multi-technology projects.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    NBAndroid

    NBAndroid is a set of modules that lets you develop Android applications in NetBeans. It works with standard projects supported by Android SDK. You will be able to edit, build, run & debug, and test your application. Both emulator...

    Free Mac Windows Linux NetBeans

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    Appcelerator

    The Appcelerator platform is everything you need to create great, native mobile apps—all from a single JavaScript code base. * Write in JavaScript, run native everywhere Cross-platform mobile app development—with no hybrid...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

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    NVU

    Nvu (pronounced N-view, for a "new view") is a complete Web Authoring System that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get) web page editing. Nvu is designed to be extremely easy to...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

    • Discontinued Development has stopped at June 2005 with version 1.0. https://alternativeto.net/software/kompozer/ and https://alternativeto.net/software/bluegriffon/ are forks.
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    Ecere SDK

    A cross-platform Software Development Kit including a GUI toolkit, a 2D/3D graphics engine, a networking library, an audio output library, an IDE, a compiler for the eC programming language, and more.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    NuSphere PhpEd

    Nusphere PhpED is an advanced PHP Integrated Development Environment (PHP IDE) featuring best-in-class features for editing, debugging and working with PHP applications.

    Commercial Windows Linux