Arduino IDE Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to Arduino IDE for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is PlatformIO, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Arduino IDE and ten of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Arduino IDE are Ktechlab (Free, Open Source), Arduino Eclipse plugin (Free, Open Source), UECIDE (Free, Open Source) and Arduino Studio (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 22, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
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      • CLion
      • Visual Studio Code
      • Eclipse
      • Qt Creator
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      • GNU Emacs
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      PlatformIO IDE is the next generation integrated development environment for IoT: - Cross-platform build system without external dependencies to the OS software: 450+ embedded boards, 25+ development platforms, 15+ frameworks - C/C++ Intelligent Code Completion and Smart...
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      PlatformIO vs Arduino IDE opinions
      Most users think PlatformIO is a great alternative to Arduino IDE.
      jamilsonjunior More complete than Arduino IDE.
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

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      • Linux
      KTechLab is an IDE for microcontrollers and electronics. It supports circuit simulation, program development for microcontrollers and simulating the programmed microcontroller together with its application circuit.
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      Not compatible with atmel processors
      Negative comment about 6 years ago

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    1. Where Arduino meets Eclipse You like Arduino, your projects are getting bigger and you feel the Arduino IDE is not powerful enough? This is about a free, open source, Eclipse plugin to ease your development efforts!
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      Arduino Eclipse plugin vs Arduino IDE opinions
      Most users think Arduino Eclipse plugin is a great alternative to Arduino IDE.
      It is a professional multiplatform extensible development environment that lets you create Arduino sketches at nearly the same ease as the Arduino IDE and keep nearly the full power of the professional development environment. Think about refactoring, unit testing, debugging...
      Positive comment about 3 years ago

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      Absolutely completely different
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

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    2. UECIDE is aiming to be a generic IDE based on the Arduino IDE which can easily support ALL the available boards.
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      It supports the development of PIC µCs
      Positive comment almost 2 years ago

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      • Brackets
      Arduino Studio is a new open source development environment for the Arduino Programming Language. Instead of a monolithic architecture and a centralized development model, Arduino Studio take advantage of Adobe Brackets Editor's pluggable system.

      Discontinued

      Last commit to the project was made in 2015.



      • FreemiumProprietary
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      A set of software tools for designing embedded applications and IoT connected devices using any 32-bit microcontrollers and connecting to any cloud infrastructure. All in Python & hybrid C/Python language.
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      • Online
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      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      We help developers build things and connect them to the Internet through our IoT cloud platform. Connect any device - If it connects to the Internet it connects to Wia. Add any development board to create your projects around the platform.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Embeetle is a new IDE for microcontrollers, built from scratch. It provides only the features you need for embedded programming, and makes those features intuitive.
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      Embeetle shows all the code files that are hidden in Arduino.
      Positive comment 3 months ago

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    3. The Arduino extension makes it easy to code, build, deploy and debug your Arduino sketches in Visual Studio Code with IntelliSense, highlighting, board & library manager, and serial monitor.
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    4. MaxBlox is a complete application development platform. The entire system is web-based and allows the ability to build applications that operate over the web. This is architected as a Platform as a Service (PaaS) system.
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