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* Syntax highlighting, customizable and extensible
* [[Languages supported by Code::Blocks lexers|Syntax highlighting]], customizable and [[Creating a custom lexer for Code::Blocks editor|extensible]]
* Code folding for C++ and XML files.
* Code folding for C++ and XML files.
* Tabbed interface
* Tabbed interface

Revision as of 22:58, 29 September 2011


  • Open Source! GPLv3, no hidden costs.
  • Cross-platform. Runs on Linux, Mac, Windows (uses wxWidgets).
  • Written in C++. No interpreted languages or proprietary libs needed.
  • Extensible through plugins



  • Interfaces GNU GDB
  • Also supports MS CDB (not fully featured)
  • Full breakpoints support:
    • Code breakpoints
    • Data breakpoints (read, write and read/write)
    • Breakpoint conditions (break only when an expression is true)
    • Breakpoint ignore counts (break only after certain number of hits)
  • Display local function symbols and arguments
  • User-defined watches (support for watching user-defined types through scripting)
  • Call stack
  • Disassembly
  • Custom memory dump
  • Switch between threads
  • View CPU registers