We are providing step-by-step procedure how to install Turbo C++ on 32/64 bit Windows 7,Vista.
Installation Procedure :-
- Download Dosbox :
For windows Operating System 32/64 bit (Xp,Vista,Windows 7) : Download from Here
- Right click it.click on run as administrator & Install it.
- Now Download Turbo C/C++ : from Here
- Create a folder,for example „TurboC“ (c:\TurboC\),Extract all files in this folder.
- Click on Install given in the extracted files (in C:\TurboC).
A Screen appears to press Enter.
Now select a drive u wish to install C++ :-
The source path of the directory where the extracted files (\TURBOC ):
Now ,by default it provide C:\TC to the installation,move down to start installation and click enter :-
It will start installing Turbo C/C++ under C:\TC Directory :-
The TC Directory will be created under C:\ as C:\TC
- Now Open Dosbox ,it will show two screens ,choose which is shown below :-
Mount the directory as shown below choose any instead of k if you want :-
Z:\> Mount K C:\TC
k:\> CD BIN
It will open your Turbo C/C++.
Change the default directory of Turboc :-
Go to Options > Directories
INCLUDE DIRECTORY : K:\INCLUDE
LIBRARY DIRECTORY : K:\LIB
How to start TurboC++ in the DOSBox automatically:-
You can save yourself some time by having DOSBox automatically mount your folders and start TurboC++:
Note : For DOSBox versions older then 0.73 browse into program installation folder and open the dosbox.conf file in any text editor.
For version 0.73 go to Start Menu and click on “Configuration” and then “Edit Configuration“. Then scroll down to the very end, and add the lines which you want to automatically execute when DOSBox starts.
Automatically mount and start Turbo C++3.0 in DOSBox ver 0.73:
Those commands will be executed automatically when DOSBox starts!
Please note: Full screen :- Alt and Enter
Don’t Press Ctlr+f9 to RUN ,it will exit dosbox .
When you exit from the DosBox [precisely when u unmount the virtual drive where Turbo C++ 3.0 has been mounted] all the files you have saved or made changes in Turbo C++ 3.0 will be copied into the source directory(The directory which contains TC folder)
Don’t use shortcut keys to perform operations in TC because they might be a shortcut key for DOSBOX also . Eg : Ctrl+F9 will exit DOSBOX rather running the code .
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