Gambas Alternatives

    Gambas is described as 'full-featured object language and development environment built on a BASIC interpreter. It is released under the GNU General Public Licence. Its architecture is largely inspired by Java' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Gambas for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Microsoft Visual Studio. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try B4X or React Studio. Other great apps like Gambas are Xojo (Paid), Cevelop (Free), VisualNEO Win (Paid) and LiveCode (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Feb 24, 2021

    1. Microsoft Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) from Microsoft. It is used to develop computer programs for Microsoft Windows, as well as web sites, web applications and web services.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
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      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.


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      React Studio lets you create components either visually or in code, then use them interchangeably in your designs. Customize your components with advanced property UIs and dynamic previews in the editing canvas.
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    2. Real Software and Real Studio are now Xojo. Create your own apps, like commercial or in house apps, games, utilities and more with Xojo!
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    3. The C++ IDE for professional developers.
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    4. Create Windows software with VisualNEO, the easiest tool to develop powerful applications. Integrates an IDE with a simple and extensible programming language. Wizards and forms help beginners to learn programming while still great for pros.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
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      Write once, deploy anywhere LiveCode enables flexible delivery to multiple platforms and devices from a single code base. This capability can boost the return on investment you get from adopting LiveCode by an order of magnitude.
    5. Microsoft Small Basic puts the fun back into computer programming. With a friendly development environment that is very easy to master, it eases both kids and adults into the world of programming.
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    6. PureBasic is a native 32 bit and 64 bit programming language based on established BASIC rules.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      Pelles C is a comprehensive development suite that can help you create apps compatible with Windows and ARM platforms.
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