Open Source Shins Alternatives

    The most popular alternative is Doxygen, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 8 alternatives to Shins so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Shins alternatives are swagger.io (Free, Open Source), Slate API Docs Generator (Free, Open Source), ApiGen (Free, Open Source) and dAPI (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Nov 18, 2019

    • 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...
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Haiku
    • Swagger is an open source RESTapi Documentation Tool.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Node.JS


    • Create beautiful, intelligent, responsive API documentation.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
    • ApiGen is the tool for creating professional API documentation from PHP source code, similar to phpDocumentor 2 .
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Node.js/JavaScript Dojo API viewer and static API viewer document generator.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Self-Hosted
    • Optic is an open-source tool that automatically documents and tests your API. It makes it easy to keep your API specification and code in sync and automates your contract testing.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Documentation Generator Tool for the Lua language.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
    • A Lua documentation generator.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD