- TDM-GCC contains compilers based on MinGW64/TDM-GCC. These compilers can
create both 32bit and 64bit executables and generally ship with much more
Microsoft related headers and libraries. When you place these compilers
in Dev-Cpp\MinGW64, Dev-C++ can automatically configure them on first
launch or via Tools >> Compiler Options >> Find Compilers.
- MinGW contains compilers based on MinGW (http://www.mingw.org/). These
are direct ports of GCC to Windows, and generally provide only basic
Windows headers. For example, DirectX9c, 10, 11, XNA, DWM and GDI+ are
only provided with TDM. These can be auto-configured when placed in the
Note that I do NOT provide these compilers myself. Please check the "changes.txt" in each package to see what has been changed by me.