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What sort of IDE do you prefer?   [Edit]

Survey period: 16 Apr 2012 to 23 Apr 2012

Do like having your IDE with all the fixin's, or do you feel even the syntax highlighting in Notepad++ is overkill?

OptionVotes% 
A fully featured IDE that does everything imaginable to help me code faster and safer82258.34
A comprehensive IDE with a reasonable, but not exhaustive set of features.45031.94
A minimal IDE that allows me to edit, compile and debug966.81
A text editor is all I want412.91



 
GeneralI started with a text editor Pin
OriginalGriff15-Apr-12 22:53
mveOriginalGriff15-Apr-12 22:53 
GeneralRe: I started with a text editor Pin
Dalek Dave15-Apr-12 23:06
professionalDalek Dave15-Apr-12 23:06 
GeneralRe: I started with a text editor Pin
Mike Ortmans16-Apr-12 2:49
MemberMike Ortmans16-Apr-12 2:49 
GeneralRe: I started with a text editor Pin
OriginalGriff16-Apr-12 2:59
mveOriginalGriff16-Apr-12 2:59 
GeneralRe: I started with a text editor Pin
Peter N Roth16-Apr-12 7:37
MemberPeter N Roth16-Apr-12 7:37 
GeneralRe: I started with a text editor Pin
emajyn16-Apr-12 9:56
Memberemajyn16-Apr-12 9:56 
GeneralRe: I started with a text editor Pin
Rob Grainger19-Apr-12 0:35
MemberRob Grainger19-Apr-12 0:35 
GeneralIt depends Pin
Reiss15-Apr-12 22:00
professionalReiss15-Apr-12 22:00 
Like all things it depends

1) What language I am writing in
2) Is it a quick one line change
3) Can I run an IDE in the environment

etc

But it is a trade off - speed vs power
GeneralThe one that is not out there yet Pin
R. Erasmus15-Apr-12 21:49
MemberR. Erasmus15-Apr-12 21:49 
GeneralVisual Studio Pin
Mico Perez15-Apr-12 20:54
MemberMico Perez15-Apr-12 20:54 
GeneralRe: Visual Studio Pin
Justin Cooney16-Apr-12 8:37
MemberJustin Cooney16-Apr-12 8:37 
GeneralMy Preference Pin
Mehdi Gholam15-Apr-12 20:38
mvaMehdi Gholam15-Apr-12 20:38 
GeneralIf it is not from Borland... Pin
Uwe Keim15-Apr-12 19:57
sitebuilderUwe Keim15-Apr-12 19:57 
GeneralRe: If it is not from Borland... Pin
Johnny J.15-Apr-12 23:00
professionalJohnny J.15-Apr-12 23:00 
GeneralRe: If it is not from Borland... Pin
Uwe Keim15-Apr-12 23:11
sitebuilderUwe Keim15-Apr-12 23:11 
GeneralI like fully featured IDE Pin
sravani.v15-Apr-12 19:44
Membersravani.v15-Apr-12 19:44 
GeneralRe: I like fully featured IDE Pin
Leonardo Paneque16-Apr-12 5:44
MemberLeonardo Paneque16-Apr-12 5:44 

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