Dev-C++ wont let me compile

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    Dev-C++ wont let me compile

    when i try to compile my stuff, it just says the system cannot find the file specified. Also heres the code for more details:

    Code:
    #include <stdio.h>
    
    int main()
    {
      printf( "I am alive!  Beware.\n" );
      getchar();
      return 0;
    }
    and also when i open Dev-C++, it shows a window, heres a screenie:
    http://img101.imageshack.us/img101/9...zzzzzzz9qv.png

    and BTW i also am trying to learn to make psp homebrew, while learning regular C (coz i need to) so i use CYGWIN to compile my EBOOT.PBPs and i have pspsdk set on it, so im forced to use Dev-C++

    P.S. the code is from a tutorial i am using on this site. You probably know that, but just to make sure.

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    You said that screenshot comes up when you open the IDE or when you try to compile? Maybe it installing improperly. Try reinstalling.
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    NOT problem with code. Seems to be a gcc install problem. Try using gcc from the command line ("<gcc-path> <input file> -o <output file> -Wall"). If it doesn't work either, reinstall Dev-C++.
    Code:
    #include <stdio.h>
    
    void J(char*a){int f,i=0,c='1';for(;a[i]!='0';++i)if(i==81){
    puts(a);return;}for(;c<='9';++c){for(f=0;f<9;++f)if(a[i-i%27+i%9
    /3*3+f/3*9+f%3]==c||a[i%9+f*9]==c||a[i-i%9+f]==c)goto e;a[i]=c;J(a);a[i]
    ='0';e:;}}int main(int c,char**v){int t=0;if(c>1){for(;v[1][
    t];++t);if(t==81){J(v[1]);return 0;}}puts("sudoku [0-9]{81}");return 1;}

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    yay it works

    i just installed the wrong version (the one w/o compiler)

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