Instructions to guide students through the following three steps:

  • downloading and installing an IDE
  • using the IDE to build and run an executable from a source file
  • basic debugging tools in the IDE to locate and debug syntax and run-time errors

Download and Install the IDE

Programming Language

OS

IDE

Assembly

Windows

Visual Studio

 C/C++

 Mac

 Eclipse

 Xcode

 Windows

 Codeblocks

 Eclipse

 Visual Studio

 Java

Mac

Eclipse

 

Windows

Eclipse

Python

Mac

IDLE

   

Wing

 

Windows

IDLE

Wing

Videos on Building a Simple Executable

Programming Language

OS

IDE

Assembly

Windows

Visual Studio

C/C++

Mac

Eclipse

Xcode

Windows

Codeblocks

Eclipse

Visual Studio

Java

Mac

Eclipse

Windows

Eclipse

Python

Mac

IDLE

Wing

Windows

IDLE

Wing

Videos on Basic Debugging of an Executable

Programming Language

IDE

Assembly

Visual Studio (Windows)

C/C++

Visual Studio (Windows)

Eclipse (Mac and Windows)

Visual Studio (Windows)

Xcode (Mac)

Java

Eclipse (Mac and Windows)

Python

IDLE (Mac and Windows)

Wing (Mac)

Wing (Windows)

Acknowledgment

The following contributors volunteered their time and knowledge to create the documents above:
Neeraj Dharmadhikari (CIS TA), Mega Putra (CIS TA), Aaron Thomsen (CIS TA), Clare Nguyen (Instructor)
And a special shout out to:
- Our instructors Manish Goel and Jennifer Parrish for providing content to some of the documents
- Our lab coordinator Bachlan Nguyen for lab support

To report error or suggestion or to contribute to documents like these, contact Clare Nguyen.

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