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I just downloaded codeblocks-13.12mingw-setup.exe.  I want to write a simple Hello World application.  Exactly what are the steps to do this?  I'm also getting a pop-up stating GNU GCC is missing.  Where can I download this?

Please note I'm asking this question because I'm not familiar with this particular IDE.
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sarabandeCommented:
see the below video:

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&frm=1&source=web&cd=7&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CFoQtwIwBg&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DFQYXlNLgHlU&ei=Nw3qU6T8ObCL4gSh5IHoDA&usg=AFQjCNFilZ784d_bZvHRbbhre_npzNTQDA&sig2=8k6-gvLGW6vpAgED6xkp3A&bvm=bv.72676100,d.ZWU

note, for a newbie visual studio express normally is a much simpler way to learn c or c++. in the ide you would create a new empty console project and add a new .c file to the project. then you can edit your code. because of the .c extension, the build would use the ansi c compiler as default.

http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=40787

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