CppDoc Alternatives

    CppDoc is described as 'generates HTML documentation for C++ classes, based on your source code and special comments embedded within it' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to CppDoc for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Doxygen, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like CppDoc are Slate API Docs Generator (Free, Open Source), Sandcastle (Free, Open Source), phpDocumentor 2 (Free, Open Source) and NDoc (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jul 30, 2020

    • A documentation generator for TypeScript projects.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Self-Hosted
    • LDoc is Lua documentation generator intended to be compatible with http://alternativeto.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD


    • Extracts all docblocks with an @export, so you can @import into .md files. You can write your documentation anywhere in your code, so it's all maintained in one place. PHP only, other languages coming soon.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • PHP
    • Doc-O-Matic is a software source code documentation and Help authoring tool.
      • Windows
      • Microsoft Visual Studio
    • EDoC++ is a C++ source analysis tool designed to identify problems associated with the use of exceptions in C++ code.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows