Extend the extensible platform.
Probably the easiest way to get started with C programming on Windows is to install the free Visual C Express Edition. It comes with a compiler built-in, and unless you really want to use Eclipse for some reason, it's probably the least friction option. Using Intel® Performance Libraries with Eclipse. Using Microsoft Visual Studio. Creating a New Project; Using the Intel® C Compiler; Build a Project; Changing the Selected Compiler; Switching Back to the Visual C. Compiler; Selecting a Configuration; Specifying a Target Platform; Specifying Directory Paths; Specifying a Base Platform.
An impressive collection of tools can be easily installed into your Eclipse desktop IDE, including GUI builders and tools for modeling, charting and reporting, testing, and more.
Customize and extend Eclipse and make it your own.
Use the Eclipse Marketplace Client to find, install, and vote for new plug-ins from our vast ecosystem of providers. Delicious emily's tea garden mice recipe.
Join the Community.
Extend the desktop and web-based IDEs by writing your own plug-ins using the Plug-in Development Environment (PDE), or mash up features to build the web IDE of your dreams.
Find an Eclipse open source project.