The course is over - but you want to keep learning and coding.

This is a TUTORIAL on how to download Processing - the programming language that The Academy of Code uses in its courses.

Note this tutorial covers the steps for Windows computers - using window 7 as an example.

  1. Go to processing download page.
  2. Find out the type of processor your computer uses. (See bottom for tutorial on how to do this for Windows)
  3. Click on the relevant link - Windows 32bit or Windows 64 bit for windows, or the one relevant to the operating system you are using. The download should start. NOTE: We have had issues on various Windows computers with the 64-bit version. If you can't get it to run, try the 32-bit version. 
  4. Wait for the download to finish.
  5. Go to your "Downloads" folder (or the folder you downloaded the file to.)
  6. Left click on the new file "processing-3.....zip" 
  7. Right click and select "Extract"
    1. Select the destination folder.
  8. Go to the destination folder- double click "processing.exe"
Double click processing.exe to start the processing application

Double click processing.exe to start the processing application