Tutorial: how to get started with Java

The following pages contain some hints for those new to Java who have already programmed in certain other languages. We explain the main features of Java to look out for that are different from the BASIC and C.

This tutorial is designed for those who are new to Java programming, and possibly new to programming at all. Depending on what your previous programming background (if any) is, you should start by reading one of the following:


(These pages are a preview of the site's new section on how to get started with Java programming.)

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