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Programming for the Absolute Beginner by Jerry Lee Ford

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Chapter 2. Creating Programs with Just Basic

In order to work with any programming language, you need access to a set of software tools that facilitate the software development process. These tools include such things as a code editor, a compiler or interpreter, and a source code debugger. This chapter introduces you to these types of resources using tools provided by Just BASIC to demonstrate how these types of tools are used to develop software applications. In addition, you will receive a thorough overview of Just BASIC’s code editor and learn how to configure it to suit your personal preferences and work habits. You will also learn how to create and package standalone applications, which can then be run on computers where Just BASIC is not ...

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