Common Desktop IDE¶
For software developers, we have listed some common IDEs below so you can build your desktop development environment easily!
If you are interested in IoT to control the physical world and get sensor data, the built-in Arduino makes it easy and user-friendly with built-in support for different types of programming languages.
Arduino IDE (For IoT)¶
The LattePanda Alpha contains an ATmega32U4 chip on its board (also known as Arduino Leonardo), so it's perfect for IoT and automation projects.
Download the Arduino IDE here.
Microsoft Visual Studio is an integrated development environment (IDE) from Microsoft. It is used to develop computer programs, as well as websites, web apps, web services, and mobile apps. Visual Studio uses Microsoft software development platforms such as Windows API, Windows Forms, Windows Presentation Foundation, etc.
Download the Visual Studio here.
Python IDLE (Python Developer)¶
This is a Python IDE for Python Developers.
Download the Python IDLE here.
If you are familiar with Python and are interested in IoT, see the tutorial below.
Eclipse (Java Developer)¶
Eclipse is an integrated development environment (IDE) used in computer programming, and is the most widely used Java IDE. It contains a base workspace and an extensive plug-in system for customizing the environment.