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Allegro Installation Help(gcc -v )

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Im trying to set up allegro using http://www.allegro.cc/files/install-devcpp.html and when i do the part in DOS gcc -v, it doesn't work, i have re-done all the steps, and i am in the right directory. Any thoughts? -thanks

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By "doesn't work" do you mean you get a command not found?

If that's the problem then your PATH is not set. You can do that either via the system variables (right click "my computer" and go into properties) or temporarily by opening up a DOS prompt:

SET PATH=c:\mingw\bin;%PATH%

Replace "c:\mingw" with whatever folder you installed Dev-C++ or MinGW. When in doubt, use Windows Explorer to inspect the folders by hand to find the gcc executable.

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i did that and no change.

"'GCC' is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program, or a batch file"

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