In this article I will explain the procedure with screen shoots and Video tutorial to run Turbo C or C++ in my DOS window (Command Prompt). So you no need to copy your C or C++ source code to TC directory and then compile or run. Only you need to go to your source file with Command Prompt and then type “tc” command and compile or run your source codes and the object file or output file is automatically placed there.
To run Turbo C or C++ in DOS window (Command Prompt) we need to set Environment Variable for Turbo C or C++.
At first install the Turbo C or C++ in your C:/ directory and then go to BIN folder or where the TC.EXE file is find. ( Means that TC.EXE may be in TurboC/ )
After that copy the URL from address bar.( which is as shown in figure).
After that open System Properties
To open System Properties open Desktop and right click on My Computer Icon and then click on Properties.
If you use Window 7 then click on “Advanced System Settings” which is left side bar.
and if you use Window XP then no need to open “Advanced System Settings”.
After that open “Advanced” tab in “System Properties” window.
In Advanced tab click on “Environment Variables” button.
And select “Path” variable and click on “edit” button.
After click on edit button “Edit System Variable” window is opened. In this window in variable value box
after ; past your Turbo C or C++ URL.
Click on OK and and all window close with click on OK button.
You done the now you can open your Turbo C or C++ in DOS window (Command Prompt) with “tc” command.
As shown in figure.
Press enter and work you in turbo c or c++.
For better understand watch this video.
If you face any problem then feel free and contact me.
Category: Practical Implementation