The professional Free Pascal RAD IDE

  • Cross platform
  • Drag & Drop Form Designer
  • Open source (GPL/LGPL)
  • Delphi converter


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What is Lazarus?

Lazarus is a Delphi compatible cross-platform IDE for Rapid Application Development. It has variety of components ready for use and a graphical form designer to easily create complex graphical user interfaces.

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What can it do?

You can create your own open source or commercial applications. With Lazarus you can create file browsers, image viewers, database applications, graphics editing software, games, 3D software, medical analysis software or any other type of software.

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Where to learn?

Lazarus has a huge community of people supporting each other. It include scientists and students, pupils and teachers, professionals and hobbyists. Our wiki provides tutorials, documentations and ideas. Our forums and mailing-list offer a space to ask questions and talk to users and the developers.

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Random Project

from our showcase .
This is an example of what can be done with Lazarus

KSP Sound Player KSP is relatively new audio player that already supports almost all features any modern powerful player has to support. However KSP is still player easy in use and intuitive, something that you can call really user oriented. Visit project homepage

Tip of the day:

The form designer can display guide lines to help you layout your components.
There are also tools to align many components at once. And anchoring can be used for dynamic layout