Your First Program

In this tutorial we will create our very first C# program.

The first line prints out the message Hello World to the screen. The second line prevents the console window from closing by waiting for a key press from the user. We will look deeper into these topics in the following tutorials.

Getting Started

To get started with C#, you must first download an integrated development environment or IDE for short. My recommended IDE would be Visual Studio. Follow the steps below to download Visual Studio: Visit¬†https://www.visualstudio.com/thank-you-downloading-visual-studio/?sku=Community&rel=15 Once downloaded, run the installer Follow the installation instructions You have successfully installed Visual Studio See you in the next tutorial.