List of BASIC dialects

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This is an alphabetical list of BASIC dialectsinterpreted and compiled variants of the BASIC programming language. Each dialect's platform(s), i.e., the computer models and operating systems, are given in parentheses along with any other significant information.

Dialects[edit]

0 - 9[edit]

A[edit]

B[edit]

C[edit]

D[edit]

E[edit]

F[edit]

G[edit]

H[edit]

I[edit]

J[edit]

  • Jabaco—a simple object-oriented programming language to build applications/applets on the Java Framework.[28]
  • Just BASIC—a restricted "free" version of Liberty BASIC (Windows only)
  • JBasic—a "classic" implementation of BASIC written entirely in Java.[29]
  • jvmBasic— An implementation of BASIC which compiles to Java Bytecode[30]

K[edit]

L[edit]

M[edit]

N[edit]

O[edit]

P[edit]

Q[edit]

  • QB64 (Windows, Linux and Mac OS X)Self-hosting BASIC compiler for Microsoft Windows and Linux. Aims at full compatibility with Microsoft QBasic and QuickBASIC.
  • QBasic (DOS on the PC)—By Microsoft. Came with versions of MS-DOS from 5.0 to 6.22. Also included with DOS 7 (what Windows 95 runs on,) and available from the install CD of Windows 98.
  • QuickBASIC (DOS on the PC)—By Microsoft. Extended QBasic variant (to be more precise, QBasic is a reduced QuickBASIC) . Was the commercial version of Qbasic. Came with a compiler.
  • Quite BASIC Web based classic BASIC programming environment. No download or signup necessary. Introduced in 2006.[42]

R[edit]

S[edit]

T[edit]

U[edit]

V[edit]

W[edit]

X[edit]

Y[edit]

Z[edit]

  • ZBasic—Visual Basic subset dialect for ZX microcontrollers with support for multitasking.
  • ZBasic (Zedcor Zbasic) was first released by Zedcor (Tucson, Arizona) in mid-1985. Versions were made for Apple, DOS, Macintosh CP/M and TRS-80 computers. In 1991, 32 Bit Software Inc. (Dallas, Texas) bought the DOS version and expanded it. Zedcor concentrated on the Apple Mac market and renamed it FutureBASIC. ZBasic was very fast, efficient and advanced, with BCD math precision up to 54 digits.
  • Zeus—Basic developed for Windows and Pocket PC by KRMicros (Kronos Robotics).

BASIC extensions[edit]

BASIC extensions (a.k.a. BASIC toolkits) extend a particular BASIC.

(Platforms: APCW = Amstrad PCW; A8 = Atari 8-bit family; C64 = Commodore 64; C128 = Commodore 128; Spec+3 = ZX Spectrum +3; VIC-20 = Commodore VIC-20)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Benn, David (April 1994). "ACE: A Compiler for Everyone". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  2. ^ "AmiBlitz" (in German). Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  3. ^ "AttoBasic Version 2.1 support Mega88/168/328 & 32U4 (USB and UART I/O)". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  4. ^ "BaCon". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  5. ^ "Bas 2.3". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  6. ^ "Bas7". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  7. ^ a b "BASIC XL, BASIC XE / programming / commercial". 18 January 1992. Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  8. ^ "Basic-256". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  9. ^ "Basic For Qt". Retrieved 2013-01-31. 
  10. ^ "BasiEgaXorz". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  11. ^ "batari Basic". batari Basic. 2007-02-14. Retrieved 2009-06-10. 
  12. ^ "BBC BASIC". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  13. ^ "Brandy". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  14. ^ source forge
  15. ^ "bluntaxebasic". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  16. ^ "Title unknown". [dead link]
  17. ^ "CocoaBasic". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  18. ^ "CoolBasic". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  19. ^ "Title unknown". [dead link]
  20. ^ a b "IonicWind Software". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  21. ^ "Cypress Enable". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  22. ^ "Title unknown". [dead link]
  23. ^ "ethosBASIC". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  24. ^ "FBSL Freestyle Basic Script Language". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  25. ^ "Futurebasic". Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  26. ^ "HotPaw apps for iPhone and iPad". Retrieved 2012-10-14. 
  27. ^ "iziBasic". Retrieved 2012-10-14. 
  28. ^ "Jabco". Retrieved 2012-10-14. 
  29. ^ "JBasic". Retrieved 2012-10-14. 
  30. ^ "jvmBasic". Retrieved 2013-06-29. 
  31. ^ "Title unknown". [dead link]
  32. ^ http://buraphakit.sourceforge.net/BASIC.shtml
  33. ^ "nuBASIC Sourceforge Home page". Retrieved 2014-04-03. 
  34. ^ "nuBASIC Home page". Retrieved 2014-05-15. 
  35. ^ "eantcal's corner nuBASIC page". Retrieved 2014-05-15. 
  36. ^ "Omikron" (in German). Retrieved 2012-10-25. 
  37. ^ "Audacia Software". Retrieved 2012-10-25. 
  38. ^ "panoramic-language Resources and Information. This website is for sale!". panoramic-language.com. Retrieved 2013-08-19. 
  39. ^ [1][dead link]
  40. ^ "microEngineering Labs Online Store: PICBASIC PRO Compiler". Store.melabs.com. Retrieved 2013-08-19. 
  41. ^ http://www.playbasic.com
  42. ^ Quite BASIC
  43. ^ the homepage
  44. ^ a tutorial
  45. ^ RobotBASIC web site
  46. ^ Simple BASIC for Windows R3
  47. ^ "Small Basic". Msdn.microsoft.com. Retrieved 2013-08-19. 
  48. ^ David A. Lien, The BASIC Handbook: Encyclopedia of the BASIC computer language, 2nd Edition, , Compusoft Publishing, 1981 ISBN 0-932760-05-8, pg. 435 ff
  49. ^ "Home". Vintage BASIC. 2006-09-14. Retrieved 2013-08-19. 
  50. ^ clasqm (2011-06-22). "yab 1.5 without libncurses.so". Haikuware.com. Retrieved 2013-08-19. 

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