ForgeDoc Alternatives

    ForgeDoc is described as 'class library documentation generator for .NET assemblies. It can create MSDN-style API reference documentations in HTML and CHM output formats. It completely supports the latest .NET Framework with proper syntax generation for C#, VB.NET and C++ languages' and is an app in the Development category. There are nine alternatives to ForgeDoc for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, BSD, Mac and .NET Framework. The best alternative is Doxygen, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ForgeDoc are Slate API Docs Generator (Free, Open Source), Sandcastle (Free, Open Source), NDoc (Free, Open Source) and DoxyS (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 24, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Haiku
      Doxygen is a tool for generating documentation from annotated C++ sources, as well as other popular programming languages like C, Objective-C, C#, PHP, Java, Python, IDL (CORBA, Microsoft, and UNO/OpenOffice flavors), Fortran, VHDL, Tcl, and to some extent D.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      Create beautiful, intelligent, responsive API documentation.


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • .NET Framework
      Sandcastle produces accurate, MSDN style, comprehensive documentation by reflecting over the source assemblies and optionally integrating XML Documentation Comments. Sandcastle has the following key features: * Works with or without authored comments
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • .NET Framework
      NDoc generates class library documentation from .NET assemblies and the XML documentation files generated by the C# compiler (or with an add-on tool for VB.NET).
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      DoxyS is a code documentation tool for C++/C. DoxyS strives to yield a very professional looking output, presenting the the code in a structured easy to navigate set of HTML pages. Easy to use: Just navigate to the root of your code directory and type doxys.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
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      • BSD
      • Perl
      Natural Docs is an open-source documentation generator for multiple programming languages. You document your code in a natural syntax that reads like plain English. Natural Docs then scans your code and builds high-quality HTML documentation from it.
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      • Microsoft Visual Studio
      Doc-O-Matic is a software source code documentation and Help authoring tool. It takes source code and comments, adds conceptual topics and external input and produces documentation from it.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      LDoc is Lua documentation generator intended to be compatible with LuaDoc and thus follows the pattern set by the various Doc tools: --- Summary ends with a period.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
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      • BSD
      LuaDoc is a documentation generator tool for Lua source code. It parses the declarations and documentation comments in a set of Lua source files and produces a set of XHTML pages describing the commented declarations and functions.
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