To start building .NET apps, download and install the .NET SDK.
You need to install additional dependencies on older versions of Windows. See Windows 7 / 8.1 / Server 2012 for more information.
If you're on a Mac with an Apple M1 chip, you need to install the Arm64 version of the SDK.
Once you've installed, open a new command prompt and run the following command:
Once you've installed, open a new terminal and run the following command:
If the installation succeeded, you should see version 8.0.100 or higher outputted:
If everything looks good, select the Continue button below to go to the next step.
If you receive a 'dotnet' is not recognized as an internal or external command error, make sure you opened a new command prompt. If quickly restarting your machine doesn't resolve the issue, use the I ran into an issue button to get help fixing the problem.