How to install Turbo C in Windows 7 – 64 bit?

Step 1: Install DOSBox v0.74
You can download it from here →

Step 2: Create a folder in C:\
for example, name it as Turbo (C:\Turbo\)

Step 3: Download and extract Turbo C into the Turbo folder (C:\Turbo\)
You can download it from here →

Step 4: Run the DOSBox 0.74

Step 5: Type the following command at the command prompt [Z]:

mount d c:\Turbo\

► You should get a message which says: Drive D is mounted as a local directory C:\Turbo\
Now type the following commands one by one


cd tc

cd bin


► Now Turbo C window will open.

Step 6: In the Turbo C window,
goto Options→Directories
and Change the source of TC to the source directory [D]
( i.e. virtual D: refers to original c:\Turbo\ .
So make the path change to something like D:\TC\include and D:\TC\lib respectively )

How to mount and start Turbo C in the DOSBox automatically?

Step 7: Goto Start menu→All Programs→DOSBox-0.74→Options→DOSBox 0.74 Options.
(The configuration file will be opened in Notepad)

Step 8: Scroll down to the very end, and add these lines:

mount d c:\turbo\
cd tc
cd bin

Now save it and exit.
Hereafter, whenever DOSBox 0.74 is opened, Turbo C window will open automatically!!!

NOTE: Don’t use shortcut keys to perform operations in TC because they might be a shortcut key for DOSBOX also .
Eg : Ctrl+F9 will exit DOSBOX rather running the code.

For more details, watch this tutorial video →


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