Code::Blocks is a software which provides an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) features and functions to the users. So, they can perform the development of various applications in programming languages. It is free as well as open-source software because of which it can be customized too. This software was first released in the year 2005. Also, it is developed and distributed by The Code::Blocks Team. The most important feature of the software is that it has built-in compilers for multiple programming languages like Clang, Visual C++, and GCC. It provides you with a wide range of capabilities. But, these capabilities can increase through plugins because it has support to plugins. Moreover, this software has a glance of plugins architecture. Because of which, the features and functions which can be there in the software are determined by the provided plugins. It can be the IDE which you need because of its features.
Along with the above features, Code::Blocks has cross-platform compatibility which means that it is available for more than one operating systems which include:
Priorly, it was just available on the above platforms but after that, it was ported to other platforms like FreeBSD, Solaris and OpenBSD. There is another great feature in it that supports parallel builds. It means that you can easily perform multiple builds at the same time with the use of CPU’s Extra Cores.