Microsoft Visual Studio is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Eclipse, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Microsoft Visual Studio and loads of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Microsoft Visual Studio are MonoDevelop (Free, Open Source), Apache NetBeans (Free, Open Source), Code::Blocks (Free, Open Source) and Qt Creator (Free, Open Source).
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Most users think WebStorm is a great alternative to Microsoft Visual Studio.
Arduino is an open-source electronics prototyping platform based on flexible, easy-to-use hardware and software. It's intended for artists, designers, hobbyists, and anyone interested in creating interactive objects or environments.
This alternative is disputed. Arduino IDE is still a legitimate alternative to Microsoft Visual Studio, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
CodeLite is an open-source, cross platform IDE for the C/C++/PHP and Node.js programming languages.
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CodeLite vs Microsoft Visual Studio opinions
Most users think CodeLite is a great alternative to Microsoft Visual Studio.
rgk_rgk_01rgk For me and my enterprise is the best alternative, intellisense very good, dynamic library linkage is very similar to VS, automatically creates a makefile. Very good class wizards! Debug and subversion / GIT and SFTP inegrated in the environment.
Positive comment • about 6 years ago
Excellent development environment, continuously updated, clear vision, active support.