Most of my friends told me that Turbo C doesn’t work in Windows 7 64-bit as it isn’t compatible with 16-bit programs but it work’s with 32-bit but there is issue in 32 bit also, you cannot open turbo C in full mode. So friends today i will explain you how to install turbo C in windows 7 using Dosbox to make it work on 64 bit OS. Dosbox is basically a DOS Emulator which creates the virtual environment to support the Turbo C.
The below steps are same for both Windows 7 32 bit OS and Windows 64 bit OS. Just keep in mind that you need to download correct DOSBOX version according to your Windows 7 OS.
How to install Turbo C in Windows 7 using Dosbox :
Step 1: First of all you need to download and install Turbo C on Computer. Please refer my below article to achieve the same. If you have already has turbo C installed then you can skip step 1.
Step 3: Installing and Configuring DOSBOX on Windows 7.
Open the DOSBOX
Now Type below 2 commands in command prompt like shown below:
Now we are going to Mount the current working directory of turbo c on Virtual Drive O.
For my OS it is C:\TC\BIN
Next step is to Navigate to Virtual Drive O.
Now C:\TC\BIN is mounted in to a Virtual Drive O so just give command to open your Turbo C Compiler.
And here we succeed to open Turbo C on Windows 7 64 bit.
By the same way above you can use DosBox to open Turbo C in any windows version. Now you can open Turbo C in full mode in Windows 7 by just pressing ALT + ENTER key from your keyboard.
Also you can take print screen to capture the Turbo C screens with Ease in full mode.
I hope you all have enjoyed the article. If you face any issues with above process, feel free to contact us in form of comments. Thanks for reading!