What is Integrated Development Environment (IDE)

IDE or An integrated development environment is a programming environment . It has been package of a software or application which is used to develop other types of applications . An IDE has a complete application program .

It has typically included all tools that are used in other application development . Typically included a code editor, a compiler, a debugger, and a graphical user interface (GUI) builder.

The IDE or integrated development environment may be a automated high performance application . It may be included as part of one or more existing and compatible applications.

Visual studio integrated development environment (IDE)
Visual studio integrated development environment (IDE)

Common Tools That Are Included In IDE Program

IDEs provide a user-friendly framework or platform for many modern programming languages, such as C , C++,  Visual Basic, Java etc.


Suppose if you decided to create a new application using c language , then C language provide you a complete required tools to create ,test and run for your new application .

An other example of an IDE program is Microsoft visual studio . This application is use to develop applications with VB , C# etc .