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Introducing Small Basic

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  • Version: 0.6
  • Category: Document
  • Language: English

This is a manual for learning programming using Small Basic.

  • Learn how to program with this simple and easy to follow tutorial. No prior experience required.

    This document of about 60 pages is perhaps one of your first in the world of software development. You should certainly read other books and write a number of (large and small) programs for you feel completely comfortable with this new domain. If you complete this manual, you would have done interesting programs such as a set of case-bricks or even a program to randomly change your wallpaper. We hope that reading this document will make you want to continue your discovery of the development and introduce you to new languages.


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System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP

  • Windows XP/Vista

Installation Instructions

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