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Can anyone suggest a good and easy(and free and small in size to download) to use compiler for Windows 7?

Any Language is OK

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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I can suggest the Notepad ++. Includes syntax highlight for many different languages-Pascal,C,C++,html,Ruby and many more. Let me know if it is okay to use.

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Will it be able to compile to exe?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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QBasic and GNU C++ can do that.

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But again they do not run on Win7, do they?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi Agnishom;

Gnu C++ should run on 7. Check the site.

QBasic you will just have to try.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Agnishom wrote:

Will it be able to compile to exe?

I think it will,but you can try it,it is not large,I think.

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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Please give me the link to GNU C++

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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I disassembled the QBASIC exelutabce with IDA after I realized that it consistently hangs with anything except a real IBM BIOS ROM. What to look for is a call to INT 15h, fn 22h. After calling that, QBASIC does the XOR thing on its own code segment. I'm not sure if this has been analyzed/documented elsewhere. I was comparing the execution with/without IBM BIOS and found that with non-IBM BIOS, QBASIC hung in code that just didn't look right at all.I'd suggest using a newer QBASIC (from IBM DOS 5.02, or even 5.00.1 if you have it I don't). A TSR is not worth the effort unless it's just for fun. I can't comment on the relative qualities of IBM vs. AWARD BIOS, so I don't know which is the least painful solution for you.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

I remember using QBASIC 7.0 but can no longer find it. Anyway, 7.1 is out I believe.

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