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by iloveket
12 Jun 2018, 19:40
Forum: Support
Topic: Questions about starting development
Replies: 17
Views: 1270

Re: Questions about starting development

The stuff for C++ development might be an optional extra download. Run the Visual Studio Installer (it should show up from a start menu search) choose modify on VS2017, and check you've got 'Desktop development with C++' ticked under the Workloads tab. If it's not installed, install it. If you don'...
by iloveket
12 Jun 2018, 14:37
Forum: Support
Topic: Questions about starting development
Replies: 17
Views: 1270

Re: Questions about starting development

Can you look through the output.log file? I think something broke at some point. Thanks for pointing that out, I think I see the issue now. CMake Error at CMakeLists.txt:30 (project): Generator Visual Studio 15 2017 Win64 could not find any instance of Visual Studio. -- Configuring incomplete, erro...
by iloveket
11 Jun 2018, 17:31
Forum: Support
Topic: Questions about starting development
Replies: 17
Views: 1270

Re: Questions about starting development

You've not added 7zip to your path. You've created a separate environment variable called '7z'. Just in case it makes it clearer, I've annotated the screenshot: Untitled.png Thanks for claryifying, I was able to install it okay through git bash although I'm not seeing the solution file? https://i.i...
by iloveket
10 Jun 2018, 17:00
Forum: Support
Topic: Questions about starting development
Replies: 17
Views: 1270

Re: Questions about starting development

I've added some clarification of this to the guide so no one else should get caught out by this in the future. Thanks for adjusting the guide! If you're still available I have another problem. I've installed Cmake okay to my PATH but it doesn't seem to be detecting 7z. This is my environment variab...
by iloveket
09 Jun 2018, 21:49
Forum: Support
Topic: Questions about starting development
Replies: 17
Views: 1270

Re: Questions about starting development

You should probably read the 'what you need' section of the guide, too. It mentions that you need to have both CMake and 7zip installed and on your path (and suggests a way of doing so for Chocolatey users, but if you don't use Chocolatey, you'd do exactly what you'd normally do to install software...
by iloveket
09 Jun 2018, 21:21
Forum: Support
Topic: Questions about starting development
Replies: 17
Views: 1270

Questions about starting development

So I've had an interest in contributing to the open source of this project although I'm not an experienced developer, but I'd like to hopefully learn. I'm having an issue with setting up a developer's environment; after following the guide on the Wiki, I get this message when I reached this step: ht...