Dev C++ is a free and full featured integrated development environment (IDE). It is distributed under the GNU General Public License for programming in C and C++ languages.
For more information about Dev C++ IDE, you can visit wikipedia website Dev C++.
How to install Dev C++?
Here, we will learn that how to download and install Dev C++ for Windows.
Following steps, We need to follow to download and install
Dev C++ for Windows:
1 Click on this like to Download Dev C++ IDE
On this page click on Download Button to downloading Dev C++ for Windows system and as soon as you click on it, downloading will be started automatically after few seconds.
2 As soon as downloading completes. Go to Download folder/directory and double clicks on downloaded Dev C++ installer file. after few seconds a window will open "User Account Control". on this window click on "Yes" to allow installation.
3 On this window select language.
4 On this window click on "I Agree".
5 On this window choose components and click on "Next".
6 On this window click on "Install".
7 On this window click on "Finish"
8 On this window select language and click on "Next".
9 On this window select theme and click on "Next" and "Ok".
10 Congratulations !!, You have been successfully installed Dev C++ IDE.
How to use Dev C++?
We can use Dev C++ for C programming very easily and Dev C++ makes creating C programs and applications simple for us.
Following steps, We need to follow to use
Dev C++ for C programming:
1 Open Dev C++ : Go to Desktop and double clicks on Dev C++ icon or click on Windows's start menu and then click on All Programs and find Dev C++ from list and click on it.
2 After Opening : Click on File Menu and then click on New option and then click on Source File or press Ctrl+N.
3 Type or Enter Code : Type or enter code like this.
4 Save Source File : Click on File Menu and select Save option or press Ctrl+S. After that a window will open and on this window type File name with c or cpp extension like hello.c / hello.cpp after that click on Save button.
5 Run Program : Click on Execute Menu and select Compile & Run option or press F11. After that a window will open.
6 congratulations !!, You have been successfully used Dev C++ IDE in Windows.