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IDE for IPython

I can't recommend PyCharm enough. It has Git integration built in, has a great debugger, and supports IPython. Unfortunately, I haven't used Spyder or Ninja to compare, but definitely give the free ...
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Text Editor or IDE supporting many languages

Atom Atom is a free open-source text and source code editor for Mac OS X, GNU/Linux, and Windows with support for plug-ins written in Node.js, and embedded Git Control, developed by GitHub. Most of ...
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Gratis Python IDE for commercial use

PyCharm now has a free, open-source, apache-licensed "community edition": Community Edition FREE Lightweight IDE for Python development only Free, open-source, Apache 2 license ...
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C++ IDE for Windows with a rich feature set: Code completion, refactoring, etc

CLion It's a cross-platform IDE with advanced C++ support known from ReSharper C++. The IDE is by JetBrains, the company behind IntelliJ Idea and Android Studio. Works on Windows, Linux and MacOS. ...
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Free Good PHP editor with FTP support for both Windows and MacOS

I'd recommend Sublime Text. Sublime has everything you would expect in a minor IDE or an amazing text editor and yet is very very light. Pretty much any area that you want to have more features there ...
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Gratis Python IDE for commercial use

I'd recommend Spyder which meets all your requirements: Free Can be used in commercial environment (it's under the MIT license) Supports Python 3 Cross-platform Debugger (with break points, variable ...
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Text Editor or IDE supporting many languages

Sounds like a recipe for eclipse http://www.eclipse.org/ runs on multiple platforms Support for lots of syntaxes http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/ free, OSS! widely used for C and C++ fortran ...
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An open-source cross between an IDE and a text-editor?

Atom is a very good text editor that covers your requirements. Free and Open-Source Code highlighting for JavaScript, HTML, CSS, SCSS, and PHP. (Bonus for Python and Ruby) Code completion ...
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Windows IDE for coding python

If you are looking for something like visual studio then why not use VSCode? It's a free source code editor form microsoft, and by installing the extensions python and a couple of others you can ...
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Python IDE with rich features: code completion, debugging, etc

Sublime is becoming one of the more popular programming editors. It's not really a full IDE, but it's ease of use, speed and numerous community developed packages makes it operate like one and in some ...
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Javascript IDE with code completion and syntax checking

Brackets I started using it a few days ago -- so far, so good. It's more focused on the front-end, but it has extensions to work with node.js in the back-end too. Some of its selling points (from ...
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Lighter alternatives to Visual C++ 2013?

Code::Blocks is a very good light weight IDE for various compilers but for an actual tool chain I would look at the Gnu Compiler Collection, (gcc). Note that Code::Blocks supports some versions of VC ...
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Gratis Python IDE for commercial use

I'd recommend using Eclipse! (a Java IDE) and installing PyDev to make it a Python IDE I have used this alot (but have since moved to PyCharm and sublime (the former of which is not free) and would ...
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Is CodeBlocks still relevant or should I upgrade to a new lightweight IDE?

CodeLite is a powerful and lightweight IDE specializing in C, C++, PHP and JavaScript. Its features include: Generic support for compilers (for example Clang) Built-in GDB support Database-based ...
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Brainfuck IDE for Windows

You can use Visual brainfuck: free Windows 7 Run in a single window (i.e. no toolbars in separate windows) Save to a file Execute programs inside the IDE Debugger with step-by-step execution Compile ...
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Javascript IDE with code completion and syntax checking

Visual Studio Code IntelliSense provides smart completions based on variable types, function definitions, and imported modules. Debugging Launch or attach to your running apps and debug with break ...
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Free Good PHP editor with FTP support for both Windows and MacOS

For some period of time I used Komodo Edit. Komodo Edit is a stripped down version of Komodo IDE. Nevertheless Komodo Edit is a full featured text editor with such features as syntax highlighting, ...
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Free Good PHP editor with FTP support for both Windows and MacOS

I used to be an Eclipse fan, but a few years ago I moved to NetBeans and have never looked back. I am currently using it for PHP (and MySql/SQlite), C, C++ and JavaScript. From your request: free ...
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IDE for web development (including PHP and JS)

Maybe you could have a look at NetBeans. It is Java based, but it's much, much smoother than Eclipse. works everywhere fast (startup takes a few seconds but no slowdowns after that) HTML/CSS/PHP/JS ...
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IDE for web development (including PHP and JS)

I'm sure you have looked into PhpStorm. Even though it's not free, it's still one of the most used IDEs in the world. It's fast (in my experience) It's great at code recognition/completion (based on ...
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IDE for web development (including PHP and JS)

PHP Storm is very likely what you will need. (please see the video link at bottom...can't recommend those enough) - Extremely fast -- there's nothing more annoying that a slow/stuttery IDE IMO ...
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Gratis Python IDE for commercial use

Important! This software is suggested using a web search and research. There is no personal experience involved using this application. I hope my answer will help you anyway! I would like to ...
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C and C++ portable IDE with up-to-date compiler

The easiest free GCC based IDE for Windows is Code::Blocks, which can be portable. But, alas, it doesn't currently have 4.9 - perhaps you could ask on the forums? Or, would you consider using 4.7 or 4....
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Rust IDE for Linux

I suggest RustDT: Integrates with Cargo build, displays build errors in the editor. Code completion / Content Assist (using the Racer tool). Debugger integration (using GDB). See updated list ...
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Edit google apps scripts with IntelliJ-IDEA

There's also a git like tool called clasp by Gratt for local development You might find it at home if you use git https://github.com/google/clasp
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Ultra-lightweight editor (like Python's IDLE) for C

Sublime Text should be able to do all three of your tasks: Basic context coloring This generally happens automatically. Ability to collapse {} blocks You can do this by using the "gutter" (the ...
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Cross-platform IDE alternative to MS Visual Studio - other than Eclipse CDT

I would suggest taking a look at Code::Blocks as a possible alternative that is Free, Open Source & Cross Platform. Your feature requests Find and replace works like Visual Studio on Windows - ...
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Python IDE for Debian

PyCharm is available for Linux as a whole. This includes Debian. This ought to be applicable for your sort of application. You could give the community edition a try. PyCharm 4.5.1 running under ...
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Web-based IDE for young beginner programmer

You should take a look at Coding Ground from TutorialsPoint. It’s an online collection of programming resources, tutorials, and tools. It’s free and supports lots of programming languages including ...
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Sublime Text 3 alternative to use on ARM Linux?

Try out Visual Studio Code which is an open source IDE that supports all the languages you specified with the help of extensions. I have used it on Mac, Linux and Windows and it is a great IDE with ...
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