You can use Visual Studio or .NET CLI for F# development. To install .NET CLI, visit the official .NET website:
As of this writing,
the current version of dotnet is
$ dotnet --version 6.0.201
dotnet --help provides the basic usage of the dotnet CLI command.
If you want to use Visual Studio instead of the dotnet command line tool (e.g., on Windows or Mac), then you can download the free community edition from the Visual Studio official website:
Now that we have a development environment set up, let's try creating a simple program.
- Next Step: Creating the first program in F#