Download Development Documentation - Best Software & Apps

  • Java Development Kit

    (JDK) (32 bit) 8u66

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Everything you need to compile and run Java apps

    6
    752 votes
    • PROS: Includes demos and examples, Easy-to-use interface, Lots of available documentation online
    • CONS: Graphical environment is not included and must be downloaded separately, Beginner programmers will find it difficult to navigate
  • Java Development Kit

    (JDK) (64 bit) 8u92

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Compile and run Java apps on 64-bit systems

    6
    399 votes
    • PROS: Includes demos and examples, Easy-to-use interface, Lots of available documentation online
    • CONS: Graphical environment not included - must be downloaded separately, Beginner programmers will find it difficult to use
  • Visual Studio Code

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    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Code Editing in a Visual Platform

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    • PROS: Visualising code makes it easier for beginners, Good documentation to help get you going
    • CONS: Only one root command when configuring tasks, Folder management could be better
  • Microsoft Network Monitor

    3.4.2350

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Analyse data packets with this Microsoft monitor

    6
    15 votes
    • PROS: Gathers a wide range of network data, Includes extensive documentation,
    • CONS: Complex for those with no network analysis experience,
  • ConEmu

    161022

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An advanced and convenient Windows console emulator

    9
    1 vote
    • PROS: It does just what you need and does what it claims it does, The program is just as good as its most popular competitors, There is plenty of documentation, links, videos and reviews on the website
    • CONS: It is advanced, but it requires a little more learning than its alternatives, The program is not as portable as some people may like, Their website needs upgrading a little
  • SQL Data Dictionary

    1.5.3.0

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Quickly and easily generate documentation of a SQL Server database.

    6
    6 votes
    • Adobe RoboHelp Office

      X5

      License
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      Platform
      Windows

      Easily create professional Help systems and documentation

      8
      7 votes
      • Database Documentor

        1.2.07

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        Platform
        Windows

        Lets you create documentation for DBMS supported databases

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        • Mext

          1.24

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Text editor that is designed for writing programs helps, drawing up technical documentation, creating webpages.

          9
          4 votes
          • Ipython

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            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Official repository for IPython itself. Other repos in the IPython organization contain things like the website, documentation builds, etc.

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            • DocMaster II

              2.1.1

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              Platform
              Windows

              DocMaster is a documentation tool for C, C++, Java, Assembler,...

              0
              1 vote
              • HelpBurner

                1.1.8

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                Platform
                Windows

                Create complete documentation and tutorials about any topic

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                • PROS: Built-in screen capturing tool and rich-text editor, Exports data to several formats, Projects organized in folders
                • CONS: Confusing interface
              • Technical Documentation Copy+Paste Kit

                2013

                License
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                Platform
                Windows

                Your one-stop knowledge shop for writing user manuals and online help.

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                • TechWriter 2009 for Databases

                  2009

                  License
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                  Platform
                  Windows

                  One of the Adivo Successful Documentation Generators,TechWriter...

                  0
                  1 vote
                  • VB Documentation Tool

                    1.3

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                    Platform
                    Windows

                    The VB Documentation Tool creates comprehensive technical documentation...

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                    • TechWriter 2009 for XML Schemas

                      2009

                      License
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                      Platform
                      Windows

                      Complete and Accurate XML Documentation of your XML Schema is...

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                      • TechWriter 2009 for Web Services

                        2009

                        License
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                        Platform
                        Windows

                        Complete and Accurate Documentation of your Web Services is...

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                        • Help & Manual

                          4.1.0

                          License
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                          Platform
                          Windows

                          Create help files and documentation for your programs

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                          • SimpleIPC

                            1.0

                            License
                            free Download
                            Platform
                            Windows

                            Sniff out unstable code and correct errors

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                            • PROS: Easy to use GUI, Can help resolve stability issues before they strike, Extensive documentation
                            • CONS: Complex for the first time user
                          • Help Generator for Visual Studio 2005

                            2.2

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                            Platform
                            Windows

                            Add help and documentation to your application in no time

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                            Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
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                            1X578.2Windows
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                            4(JDK) (32 bit) 8u667525.7Windows
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