Cloud9 Core – cloud IDE for writing, running, and debugging code

Cloud9 combines a powerful online code editor with a full Ubuntu workspace in the cloud. Workspaces are powered by Docker Ubuntu containers that give you full freedom over your environment, including sudo rights.

Features of the Code Editor include:

  • Built-in terminal, with npm and basic Unix commands.
  • Language tools such as code completion for snippets and identifiers.
  • Real-time language analysis for JavaScript (marking common JavaScript pitfalls).
  • Variable/function name refactoring for JavaScript.
  • Parenthesis, bracket, and quote character matching.
  • Line numbers, warnings, and errors in the gutter.
  • Debugger – set breakpoints, step over and through, and inspect variables of any JS/Node.js app.
  • Tabbed file management.
  • Themes – 30+ themes and color schemes are available.
  • Customizable key-bindings, including presets for Vim, Emacs, and Sublime Text.
  • Built in Image Editor – resize, crop, rotate, or flip straight from the browser.
  • Code reformatting via JSBeautify and CSSLint.
  • Ability to drag-and-drop files into your project.
  • Support for the following code repositories: GitHub, Bitbucket, Mercurial repositories, Git repositories, FTP servers.
  • Support for deployment to: Heroku, Joyent, Openshift, Windows Azure, Google App Engine, SFTP.
  • Support for public and private projects.
  • Plug-in support.
  • Split view.
  • VIM, Emacs and Sublime modes.
  • Run Panel – extensive set of default Runners to execute apps, such as Ruby, Python, PHP/Apache, CoffeeScript, or Node.js.
  • Syntax highlighting for: C#, C/C++, Clojure, CoffeeScript, ColdFusion, CSS, Groovy, Java, Javascript, LaTeX, Lua, Markdown, OCaml, PHP, Perl, PowerShell, Python, Ruby, Scala, SCSS, SQL, Textile, X(HTML), and XML.

Website: aws.amazon.com/cloud9
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Developer: Amazon
License: Freeware

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