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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 PyCharm?

PyCharm’s smart code editor provides first-class support for Python, JavaScript, CoffeeScript, TypeScript, CSS, popular template languages and more. Take advantage of language-aware code completion, error detection, and on-the-fly code fixes!

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.

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Cons

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Pricing

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Companies

What companies use Visual Studio?
797 companies on StackShare use Visual Studio
What companies use PyCharm?
379 companies on StackShare use PyCharm
What companies use Eclipse?
324 companies on StackShare use Eclipse

Integrations

What tools integrate with Visual Studio?
15 tools on StackShare integrate with Visual Studio
What tools integrate with PyCharm?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with PyCharm
What tools integrate with Eclipse?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Eclipse

What are some alternatives to Visual Studio, PyCharm, and Eclipse?

  • 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

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