What do developers say about the NetBeans IDE? Read their testimonials and switch stories.
Java Desktop Applications
Create professional desktop applications using the NetBeans Java GUI Builder with Swing Application Framework and Beans Binding support.
A fast and light-weight PHP IDE with code completion and quick fixes, integrated FTP and Xdebug, and support for popular Web Services.
Java EE and Web Applications
Ruby and Ruby on Rails Development
Powerful Ruby editor with code completion and debugger, and full support for Ruby on Rails. Includes the JRuby runtime.
Visual Mobile Development
Create, test and debug GUI applications that run on mobile phones, set-top boxes, and PDAs.
C and C++ Development
Full-featured C/C++ editor, debugger, project templates, support for multiple project configurations, remote development, and packaging of completed projects.
See a quick overview of features on the NetBeans IDE 6.5 Release Page.