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[Q] Need to learn java

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16th March 2011, 02:10 AM   |  #1  
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Hiya,
I have noooooo knowledge about any computer language and want to learn Java as i heard that its the language required to develop android apps. I know it takes alot of time to develop apps but im ready to spend my time so kindly let me know how can u start learning java at home? and should i learn anything before learning that as i dont know a word about programming

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16th March 2011, 02:52 AM   |  #2  
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http://www.megaupload.com/?d=65FYTS7W

That's a download for Java tutorials. To actually do them you'll need a compiler. I use jGrasp but there are many others you can use. Eclipse is pretty popular and they all do the same thing basically. A compiler can be downloaded on the internet, and you'll need to download Java from Sun Microsystems as well. Just to let you know you gotta be pretty dedicated, it takes a lot of time to make good apps. Google's App inventor is an alternative to learning code.
16th March 2011, 02:55 AM   |  #3  
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thanks for da help but da prob is dat i need to start from basics, like the full basics of programming even simple definitions, can u also guide me a book or ebook for that too so that i can learn the super basics like definitions first b4 learnin java
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16th March 2011, 02:55 AM   |  #4  
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n btw the link doesnt work
16th March 2011, 03:17 AM   |  #5  
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This may get you started:
http://download.oracle.com/javase/tutorial/

But if you're never programmed in any language, you need to take an intro to programming course.


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16th March 2011, 03:19 AM   |  #6  
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can u learn this intro to programming online? or thru any book?
16th March 2011, 03:31 AM   |  #7  
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I don't have anything I can recommend. But there's tons of info online. Just do a google search for 'Intro to programming'. That's how I found this:
http://math.hws.edu/javanotes/

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16th March 2011, 03:35 AM   |  #8  
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thanksss ill take a look at it
16th March 2011, 05:03 AM   |  #9  
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I started with the book, hello android 3rd edition. Its a great book.

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Did u start from zero from this book? I mean u had to learn the basic terms and definitions even??

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