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Cloud & desktop IDE framework implemented in TypeScript
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What is Theia?

Theia provides the end-user with a full-fledged multi-language IDE (not just a smart editor) and supports equally the paradigm of Cloud IDE and Desktop IDE.
Theia is a tool in the Cloud IDE category of a tech stack.
Theia is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Theia's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Theia?


37 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Theia.

Theia Integrations

Pros of Theia
Familiar UI for VSCode users
Easy to use
Anywhere coding

Theia's Features

  • Cloud and desktop
  • Vendor neutral
  • Extensible
  • Integrated Terminal
  • Flexible Layout

Theia Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Theia?
Eclipse Che
Eclipse Che makes Kubernetes development accessible for developer teams, providing one-click developer workspaces and eliminating local environment configuration for your entire team.
Standard Eclipse package suited for Java and plug-in development plus adding new plugins; already includes Git, Marketplace Client, source code and developer documentation. Click here to file a bug against Eclipse Platform.
At GitHub, we're building the text editor we've always wanted. A tool you can customize to do anything, but also use productively on the first day without ever touching a config file. Atom is modern, approachable, and hackable to the core. We can't wait to see what you build with it.
AWS Cloud9
Cloud9 provides a development environment in the cloud. Cloud9 enables developers to get started with coding immediately with pre-setup environments called workspaces, collaborate with their peers with collaborative coding features, and build web apps with features like live preview and browser compatibility testing. It supports more than 40 languages, with class A support for PHP, Ruby, Python, JavaScript/Node.js, and Go.
Red Hat Codeready Workspaces
Built on the open Eclipse Che project, Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces provides developer workspaces, which include all the tools and the dependencies that are needed to code, build, test, run, and debug applications.
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Theia's Followers
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