Introduction to C++

Compilers

To learn C++ you will first need a compiler.

For Windows, Visual Studio Community 2015 is free. Follow these steps:

  1. http://www.visualstudio.com/en-us
  2. Click Download in Free developer tools
  3. Run the downloaded file to install.
  4. Wait...a long time, but it should install.

For The Macboook download XCode from https://developer.apple.com/xcode/download/

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/118984/how-can-you-program-if-youre-blind

The following links cover a few other C++ compilers:

Visual C++ Express from Microsoft.

CBuilder

Microsoft Visual C++

Source Forge

After you have found and installed a compiler, you will be ready to write your first program.

NEXT: The first program: Hello World