Free Programming Tools Downloads


posted Nov 17, 2011, 2:00 AM by Thiyagaraaj Mp   [ updated Nov 17, 2011, 2:01 AM ]

Notepad++ is a free (as in "free speech" and also as in "free beer") source code editor and Notepad replacement that supports several languages. Running in the MS Windows environment, its use is governed by GPL License.

Based on the powerful editing component Scintilla, Notepad++ is written in C++ and uses pure Win32 API and STL which ensures a higher execution speed and smaller program size. By optimizing as many routines as possible without losing user friendliness, Notepad++ is trying to reduce the world carbon dioxide emissions. When using less CPU power, the PC can throttle down and reduce power consumption, resulting in a greener environment


Free Download Visual Studio 2010 Express for Mobile Phone

posted Jun 9, 2010, 1:41 AM by Thiyagaraaj M

Discover Windows Phone 7 Development

1. Get started with the Windows Phone Developer Tools.
2. Start creating today!
3. See your application in the Windows Phone Emulator.

Familiar and Powerful Tools

The same powerful and easy to use Visual Studio integrated developer environment (IDE) handles from design to testing of Windows Phone 7 phone applications.
See your phone application as others will before the phones are available using the Windows Phone Emulator.
Whether you are familiar with Silverlight and XNA Game Studios programming or new to it, the Windows Phone Developer Tools provides you everything to easily get started. 

Unlock the Power of Windows Phone

Optimize your existing Silverlight application for the phone with Visual Studio 2010 Express for Windows Phone.
Create 3D games for the phone with XNA Game Studios as you would for the Xbox 360.
Easily consume Windows Azure services from within your phone applications.

Latest Technology

Windows Phone Developer Tools includes:
Visual Studio 2010 Express for Windows Phone
Windows Phone Emulator
Silverlight for Windows Phone
XNA Game Studio 4.0 CTP

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Free Programmer's Java Editor - jEdit

posted Jun 9, 2010, 1:41 AM by Thiyagaraaj M   [ updated Jun 9, 2010, 7:00 AM ]

Free Programmer's Java Editor - jEdit

jEdit is a mature programmer's text editor with hundreds (counting the time developing plugins) of person-years of development behind it. To download, install, and set up jEdit as quickly and painlessly as possible, go to the Quick Start page.

While jEdit beats many expensive development tools for features and ease of use, it is released as free software with full source code, provided under the terms of the GPL 2.0.

The jEdit core, together with a large collection of plugins is maintained by a world-wide developer team.

Some of jEdit's features include:

  • Written in Java, so it runs on Mac OS X, OS/2, Unix, VMS and Windows.
  • Built-in macro language; extensible plugin architecture. Dozens of macros and plugins available.
  • Plugins can be downloaded and installed from within jEdit using the "plugin manager" feature.
  • Auto indent, and syntax highlighting for more than 130 languages.
  • Supports a large number of character encodings including UTF8 and Unicode.
  • Folding for selectively hiding regions of text.
  • Word wrap.
  • Highly configurable and customizable.
  • Every other feature, both basic and advanced, you would expect to find in a text editor. See the Features page for a full.

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Free Download Visual Studio 2010 Express

posted Jun 9, 2010, 1:26 AM by Thiyagaraaj M   [ updated Jun 9, 2010, 7:10 AM ]

Unleash your Creativity!

The Visual Studio?? 2010 Express is a set of free tools which offers you an exciting experience with the new integrated development environment, a new editor built in Windows?? Presentation Foundation (WPF) and support for the new .NET Framework 4.

Powerful Set of Free Tools

  • Choose the language that's right for you.
  • Microsoft?? Visual Basic?? 2010 Express is ideal for the developer learning to program on Microsoft?? Windows??.
  • Microsoft?? Visual C#?? 2010 Express offers a great combination of power and productivity for Windows developers building on .NET.
  • Microsoft?? Visual C++?? 2010 Express provides developers the horsepower with a finer degree of control than the other Visual Studio Express productions.


  • Visual Studio?? 2010 Express supports the new .NET Framework 4.
  • Visual Studio?? 2010 Express products have a new integrated development environment (IDE) including a new Windows Presentation Framework code editor.
  • In this new release, Visual Studio?? 2010 Express gains multi-monitor support as well as part of the new IDE.
  • Unique to Visual Studio?? 2010 Express is a new streamlined user experience that focuses on the most common commands by hiding some of the more advanced menus and toolbars. These are easily accessible by users via theTools / Settings menu.
  • Visual Studio?? 2010 Express offers a new Start Page.

Download Visual Studio 2010 Express:

Free SQL Server Express Edition

posted Jan 13, 2010, 9:33 PM by Thiyagaraaj M   [ updated Jan 13, 2010, 9:48 PM ]

Free Programming Tools Downloads
SQL Express Edition 2005 & SQL Express Edition 2008
  • Available free!
  • Quickly build and deploy your database solution
  • Backup and restore with ease
  • Available with a graphical management tool, reporting capabilities and full-text search
  • Ideal for building Web sites and apps, small scale LOB solutions or for redistribution with ISV applications

Netbeans IDE

posted Oct 31, 2009, 6:15 AM by Thiyagaraaj M   [ updated Nov 17, 2011, 2:09 AM by Thiyagaraaj Mp ]

Free Programming Tools Downloads
  • Suitable IDE for all different Environments
  • Develop desktop, mobile and web applications with Java, PHP, C/C++ and more.
  • Runs on Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and Solaris. NetBeans IDE is open-source and free.
The NetBeans IDE is an award-winning integrated development environment available for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Solaris. The NetBeans project consists of an open-source IDE and an application platform that enable developers to rapidly create web, enterprise, desktop, and mobile applications using the Java platform, as well as PHP, JavaScript and Ajax, Groovy and Grails, and C/C++.

Current Version : Netbeans 7

NetBeans IDE 7.0 introduces language support for development to the Java SE 7 specification with JDK 7 language features. The release also provides enhanced integration with the Oracle WebLogic server, as well as support for Oracle Database and GlassFish 3.1. Additional highlights include Maven 3 and HTML5 editing support; a new GridBagLayout designer for improved Swing GUI development; enhancements to the Java editor, and more.
NetBeans IDE 7.0 is available in English, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Russian, and Simplified Chinese.

Free Downloads

Free Visual Basic Express Edition 2008

posted Oct 30, 2009, 7:49 AM by Thiyagaraaj M   [ updated Oct 30, 2009, 7:57 AM ]

Visual Basic .Net 2008
  • Design Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) applications with built-in designer support
  • Create data-enabled applications with the lightweight SQL Server Compact Edition or powerful client/server applications with SQL Server 2008 Express
  • Build applications using LINQ (Language Integrated Query) which adds data querying capabilities for SQL Server, XML, and objects to Visual Basic
  • Support for the Entity Framework and designer tool
  • Develop quickly with IntelliSense support for the latest Visual Basic enhancements
  • Includes the Visual Basic PowerPack Line, Shape and Data Repeater controls.

Download ASP .Net

posted Oct 29, 2009, 8:34 AM by Thiyagaraaj M

To get started creating dynamic web sites with ASP.NET, you will need the following two downloads.  Both downloads are free, and both are provided in your choice of language.  For more information on whats new in Visual Studio 2008 and ASP.NET 3.5 go to the new features page.  For more information on ASP.NET in the .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 go to the SP1 page.


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