Getting C Compiler for NetBeans

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    Getting C Compiler for NetBeans

    Hey I recently changed to using Netbeans because I will be learning how to program in many languages.

    So far, I managed to put Ruby and Java onto Netbeans. However, I want to put C/C++ into Netbeans and it's just not working well.

    Now, I found Missing Native Build Tools. I correctly linked my Base Directory to

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    C:\Dev-Cpp\bin
    and the necessary slots for C compiler/C++ compiler are filled correctly. But when I click okay it says

    Code:
    ! was unexpected at this time.
    C:\Dev-cpp\bin\make.exe: *** [.validate-impl] Error 255
    BUILD FAILED (exit value 2, total time: 237 ms0
    What does this mean and how do I fix it so Netbeans can compile my code?

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    I think you got the wrong forum buddy. This is C programming not NetBeans Troubleshooting.

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    but it has to do with C compiler? haha that was my logic :P

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    I suggest that you follow the instructions given concerning the use of MinGW as described in Introducing Netbeans C/C++ Pack.
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    I get maybe two dozen requests for help with some sort of programming or design problem every day. Most have more sense than to send me hundreds of lines of code. If they do, I ask them to find the smallest example that exhibits the problem and send me that. Mostly, they then find the error themselves. "Finding the smallest program that demonstrates the error" is a powerful debugging tool.
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