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develop (short for SharpDevelop) is a free IDE for C#, VB.NET, F#, IronPython and IronRuby projects on Microsoft's .NET platform. It has designers for WPF, Windows Forms and Entity Framework, and also supports ASP.NET MVC.

To install SharpDevelop, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install sharpdevelop

To upgrade SharpDevelop, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade sharpdevelop


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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • IC#Code Team


Copyright ©2001-2014 IC#Code.


Release Notes

.NET 4.0 Full runtime and .NET 3.5 SP1 runtime must be installed on your machine, the required operating system is XP SP2 or higher.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
SharpDevelop 4.4 387 Monday, December 23, 2013  
SharpDevelop 4.3.3 351 Sunday, November 3, 2013  
SharpDevelop 4.3.1 451 Sunday, June 16, 2013  
SharpDevelop 4.2.2 427 Wednesday, September 19, 2012  

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