Syntax Error???

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    Question Syntax Error???

    When i type in correct code and syntax and compile it, the compiler tells me that theres syntax and parse errors! What's wrong?

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    You need to provide an example.
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    how bout a simple console app like this:

    Code:
    #include <iostream>
    
    using namespace std;
    
    int main();
    {
      cout<<"Hello!";
      cin.get;
    }
    there was a syntax error with '{' right after the main function
    Last edited by Maerus; 07-03-2005 at 12:19 AM.

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    >how bout a simple console app like this:
    >int main();
    How bout what's with the semicolon?

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    heh, oops, common mistake!
    Last edited by Maerus; 07-03-2005 at 12:27 AM.

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    Also it is cin.get() not cin.get.
    Woop?

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