Pelles C Alternatives

    Pelles C is described as 'comprehensive development suite that can help you create apps compatible with Windows and ARM platforms'. There are more than 50 alternatives to Pelles C for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD 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 Eclipse or Apache NetBeans. Other great apps like Pelles C are Code::Blocks (Free, Open Source), Qt Creator (Free, Open Source), MonoDevelop (Free, Open Source) and KDevelop (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 29, 2020

    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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    2. Eclipse is an extensible development platform with runtimes and application frameworks for building, deploying and managing software across the entire software lifecycle.
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    3. Development Environment, Tooling Platform and Application Framework.
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    4. Code::Blocks is a free C++ IDE built to meet the most demanding needs of its users. It is designed to be very extensible and fully configurable. An IDE with all the features a developer need, having a consistent look, feel and operation across platforms.
    5. Qt Creator is a cross-platform C++, JavaScript and QML integrated development environment which is part of the SDK for the Qt Framework.


    6. MonoDevelop enables developers to write desktop and web applications on Linux, Windows and Mac OS X. It also makes it easy to port .NET applications created with Visual Studio to Linux and Mac OS X maintaining a single code base for all platforms.
    7. A cross-platform IDE for C, C++, Python, QML/JavaScript and PHP.
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    8. Lazarus is a cross-platform IDE for the Free Pascal compiler. It tries to offer a Delphi-like programming experience through its own 'Lazarus Component Library' and supporting many platforms like Windows, OSX, Linux, BSD, Android, iOS and more.
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      CodeLite is an open-source, cross platform IDE for the C/C++/PHP and Node.js programming languages.
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    9. #develop (short for SharpDevelop) is a free IDE for C#, VB.NET and Boo projects on Microsoft's .NET platform. It is open-source, and you can download both sourcecode and executables.

      Discontinued

      Unfortunately SharpDevelop has been discontinued. It is still a viable alternative for VS for versions until 2016, but it doesn't support C# 7.0 as VS 2017 does. See details: http://www.icsharpcode.net/OpenSource/SD/WhatsNew.aspx

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