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  • Dev-C++

    beta 9.2 (4.9.9.2) 5.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Community Created Design Studio

    7
    1164 votes
    • PROS: Robust editor helps with syntax style and formatting for clean correct and easy to use code, Built in compiler allows you to build debug and test your programs before packaging for production, Interface can be daunting moderate programming skill required,
    • CONS: ,
  • Code::Blocks

    13.12

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Fully configurable development envrionment for C++

    6
    385 votes
    • PROS: Automatic detection of compilers, Build compilations without makefiles, Extensive number of plugins, Autofill code
    • CONS: Some plugins are poor quality
  • Eclipse

    SDK 4.2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Complete environment for Java

    6
    420 votes
    • Visual C++

      2010

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Essential toolkit for Visual C++

      6
      1341 votes
      • PROS: Essential tool for Visual C++, Much easier on the eye than previous versions
      • CONS: Lacks advanced features
    • Microsoft Visual C++ 2008

      Express Edition SP1 9.0.30729.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Add The Visual C++ Libraries To Your PC For Free

      6
      450 votes
      • PROS: Great for people who have deleted or corrupted their current C++ libraries, Handy for engineers working with pre-2010 code,
      • CONS: There is a more modern updated version, Many modern computers already have this software,
    • Microsoft Visual C# 2008

      Express 9.021022.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Windows application creator for personal computers

      6
      439 votes
      • PROS: There is absolutely no charge to install Microsoft Visual C 2008, It provides the user with access to a host of automated tools and functions
      • CONS: Users will still need to have some previous coding experience, It is not as advanced as more modern software
    • Borland DataBase Engine (BDE)

      5.1.1

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Database plugin for Borland C++

      6
      50 votes
      • PROS: Support for SQL Access FoxPro dBASE and Paradox database implementations , Borland community has been around for a long time the support community is very well developed,
      • CONS: These plugins are technically complex and experience is needed to use, No graphical user interface all command line,
    • DirectX

      SDK 9.18.944

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Utility library for programming with DirectX

      6
      240 votes
      • PROS: Creates DirectX compliant applications in C/C++ and C#
      • CONS: Not supported on all Windows platforms (see supported platforms)
    • Digital Mars C/C++ Compiler

      8.45

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Fully Equipped Windows Environment Compiler

      6
      47 votes
      • PROS: Comprehensive and effective compilation, Frequently updated compiler ,
      • CONS: Not a widely used compiler , Library linking issues cannot be ruled out
    • MinGW

      5.0.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Windows specific header files and import libraries combined with GNU toolsets

      6
      77 votes
      • Auto C

        3.6.56

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        With this software users can simply point and click to create the C source code for a Windows application.

        6
        51 votes
        • wxDev-C++

          7.4.2.542

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          An IDE classic redeveloped for C + +

          7
          65 votes
          • MyGeneration

            1.3.0.1

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Program scripts in C#, VB.NET, JScript or VBScript

            7
            5 votes
            • PROS: Works with multiple languages
            • CONS: Doesn't offer many instructions for non programmers
          • IntelligenceLab VC++

            5.0.3

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            IntelligenceLab is a set of Visual C++ components for Artificial Intelligence

            10
            1 vote
            • wxFormBuilder

              3.0.57

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Create your own widgets using C++

              8
              5 votes
              • PROS: Saves information in XML format, Creates widget templates,
              • CONS: Requires a high degree of C++ knowledge
            • VideoLab VC++

              5.0.3

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              BasicVideo is a set of Visual C++ components Allowing fast complex video manipulations with zero lines of program code.

              10
              1 vote
              • NTSet (Delphi 7)

                1.14

                License
                try Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Delphi/C++ Builder components for a direct access to Windows NT/2000 features

                6
                8 votes
                • CMATH for Borland C/C++

                  6.5.6

                  License
                  try Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Use complete mathematical formulas in C/C++

                  7
                  16 votes
                  • MonoDevelop

                    Varies with device

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows
                    Mac

                    MonoDevelop is a simple multiplatform Integrated Development Environment

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                    • PROS: Multi-platform development environment, Clear easy-to-use interface design
                    • CONS: Can run slowly especially on older machines, Updating to newer versions is unpredictable
                  • VisionLab VC++

                    5.0.3

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Visual C++ Advanced Computer Vision Library. Motion, and Image recognition (Canny, Hough Lines, Contour Finder, and more).

                    7
                    4 votes
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