How to setup golang on Windows 7
Steps to setup golang - Windows 7
Go language (Golang) is growing with a good pace . In term of performance it's very fast and efficient. So let's setup golang and start digging into it -
Step 1 - Download the lates golang version from here - https://golang.org/dl/ for windows 7. i.e
Step 2 - Doble click on downloaded file i.e. go1.6.windows-amd64.msi (depends on latest version) and run the installation as per instruction.
Step 3 - After finishing the installation, a folder named with "Go" will create at you rool folder where you installed the Golang.
Now setup the GOPATH and /src and /bin path in environment variables. Like if you Go is installed in C: drive and Go path is /C/Go/ or C:\Go>
Add src and bin path -
Step 4 - Now all set to go. Now you can start the development in GO. To confirm, open the command line and type "go". Check below
Enjoy Go Coding.....
Note - If you want to know, How to setup environt variables in windows - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jyGUrROq7gU