Code::Blocks is described as 'free C++ IDE built to meet the most demanding needs of its users. It is designed to be very extensible and fully configurable' and is a well-known app in the Development category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Code::Blocks for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Eclipse, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Code::Blocks are Microsoft Visual Studio (Free Personal), Apache NetBeans (Free, Open Source), CppDroid (Freemium) and Qt Creator (Free, Open Source).
- Microsoft Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) from Microsoft. View 105 alternatives to Microsoft Visual Studio
- Free Personal • Proprietary
- .NET Framework
Microsoft Visual Studio vs Code::Blocksdoesn't have cpp development functionallyVisual Studio on Mac doesn't have C++ development functionality.
- Free • Open Source
Qt Creator vs Code::BlocksHigh quality and very stable. Can be used for both Qt and general purpose C++ development, on both Windows and Linux.
- Cross platform development tools for native iOS, Android, desktop and server applications. B4X is a Rapid Application Development (RAD) tool for real world apps. The programming language is a modern version of Visual Basic. View 96 alternatives to B4X
- Freemium • Proprietary
- Android Tablet
B4X vs Code::BlocksWork so good and is perfect to exercise you at home
- 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. View 18 alternatives to CLionNo screenshots yet
- Paid • Proprietary
- IntelliJ IDEA
CLion vs Code::BlocksRobust and great for big projectsEasy to use, and easier to compile software