5.1. Software Development Tools
Software development tools are computer programs, and they usually run on personal computers, helping the programmer (or system developer) to create and/or modify or test application programs. Some common software development tools are
- Text editors
- High-level language simulators
- Integrated development environments (IDEs)
5.1.1. Text Editors
A text editor is a program that allows us to create or edit programs and text files. Windows operating system has a text editor program called Notepad. Using Notepad, we can create a new program file, modify an existing file, or display or print the contents of a file. It is important to realize that programs used for word processing, ...