New Laptop, New major in the spring, switching to computer, need a little help please RRS feed

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  • hey guys, i was just looking for a little direction on what to do, I always have had love for computers, but family wanted me to do busines soo i did accounting and hated it. now i want to try what i always wanted to do, computer science. I've purchased a couple books on c++ for beginners, and I also purchased a new laptop recently. 

     HP Envy 14

    i5-2410M (2.3 GHz, 3MB L3 Cache) with Turbo Boost up to 2.9 GHz

    1GB DDR3 Radeon(TM) HD 6630 switchable Graphics

    6GB 1333MHz DDR3 System Memory

    640GB 7200RPM Hard Drive

    windows 7 home 64bit

    But this is where i need help, now i need to download a c++ program, and I dont know which one to download. any advice would be great!

    Thursday, August 11, 2011 6:57 PM


  • Hi,

    This is not a right place to discuss this topic. You should go to C++ related forums.

    If you are interesting in Visual C++, please discuss in:

    Visual C++ Developer Center > Visual C++ Forums

    Please remember to click “Mark as Answer” on the post that helps you, and to click “Unmark as Answer” if a marked post does not actually answer your question. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. ”
    • Marked as answer by Arthur Xie Tuesday, August 23, 2011 9:09 AM
    Monday, August 15, 2011 6:35 AM

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