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Welcome to the most interactive tutorial on Qbasic (QB64 for Windows)
In this article we will discuss how to download QB64 on Windows 10 operating machine but before performing this tutorial let's take a overview of QB64;
What is QB64?
QB64 is a self hosting compiler of BASIC which was designed and developed by Rob Galleon and QB64Team in the year 2007. QB64 runs on Linux, Microsoft Windows and macOS. The stable release of QB64 was released on 28 February 2021.
Now, let's discuss how to download QB64 on Windows operating system.
How to download QB64 on Windows
Here, we will discuss step by step guide to download and install QB64 on Windows operating system;
1. First of all, go to QB64.Org website and click on download > latest version.
2. After that, scroll down the page and select the zip package according to your computer compatibility (32-bit or 64-bit).
3. Wait for a while and let the file download completely. After the zip file is downloaded, go to Downloads folder and then right click on qb64_1.5_win_x64.zip > Extract files.
4. Now you have to choose the destination path where your zip file will be extracted. For this, select the Local Disk (C:) and now click on New Folder button and create a new folder named with qb64 then click Ok to continue extract the zip file.
5. Now you will see that the zip file will be extracted to your given destination path. Wait for a while till it completes the processing.
6. After completing extraction process, go to C: drive then click on qb64.
7. Here, you will see that the zip file has been extracted and all the files have arrived successfully. Now, right click on qb64.exe then run as administrator.
8. After doing all this, you will reach on qb64 editor and now you can start programming with qb64 by just clicking on Ok.
Above we have discussed the tutorial for How to download QB64 on Windows. QB64 is a self hosting compiler of BASIC which was designed and developed by Rob Galleon and QB64Team in the year 2007. QB64 runs on Linux, Microsoft Windows and macOS. By following above mentioned steps anyone can easily download QB64 on Windows operating system. I hope this information is helpful to you all.