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    FX Composer is an integrated development environment (IDE) for authoring shaders. Shading languages it supports are HLSL, Cg, and CgFX.

    • Discontinued Was already discontinued in 2008

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Comment by TyranicMoron
about RenderMonkey · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Report as spam

Had to use it for coursework at University, it's pretty good. No longer supported, though, so may want to bear that in mind.