Visual Studio vs. Eclipse vs. NetBeans IDE

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Description

What is Visual Studio?

Visual Studio is a suite of component-based software development tools and other technologies for building powerful, high-performance applications.

What is Eclipse?

Standard Eclipse package suited for Java and plug-in development plus adding new plugins; already includes Git, Marketplace Client, source code and developer documentation. Click here to file a bug against Eclipse Platform.

What is NetBeans IDE?

NetBeans IDE is FREE, open source, and has a worldwide community of users and developers.

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Companies

519 Companies Using Visual Studio
229 Companies Using Eclipse
57 Companies Using NetBeans IDE

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What are some alternatives to Visual Studio, Eclipse, and NetBeans IDE?

  • IntelliJ IDEA - Capable and Ergonomic IDE for JVM
  • Android Studio - Android development environment based on IntelliJ IDEA
  • Xcode - The complete toolset for building great apps
  • PhpStorm - Professional IDE for PHP and Web Developers

See all alternatives to Visual Studio

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