How to build the Windows version

(Instructions for Creating the Installer)
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* In Visual Studio open the project file src/ide/vc9/supertuxkart.sln for Visual Studio 9 or src/ide/vc10/supertuxkart.sln for Visual Studio 10.
* In Visual Studio open the project file src/ide/vc9/supertuxkart.sln for Visual Studio 9 or src/ide/vc10/supertuxkart.sln for Visual Studio 10.
* Select Build->Build Solution (or press F7) to compile.
* Select Build->Build Solution (or press F7) to compile.
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* Press F5 to run the game in Visual Studio.
That should be all. If you have any problems, please [[Community|contact us]].
That should be all. If you have any problems, please [[Community|contact us]].
=== Instructions for Creating the Installer ===
=== Instructions for Creating the Installer ===
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Note that this step is only necessary if you want to create an installer package. To just run or debug STK, this is not necessary.
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Note that this step is only necessary if you want to create an installer package. To just run or debug STK, only the above Instructions for Compiling need to be followed.
* Download and install NSIS.
* Download and install NSIS.
* Create a copy (best outside of STK) of src/windows_installer (I'll assume it will have the same name).
* Create a copy (best outside of STK) of src/windows_installer (I'll assume it will have the same name).

Revision as of 21:53, 4 January 2012

This page describes the build and packaging process on windows. You need Visual Studio 9 or 10, the free express version works fine

Instructions for Compiling

That should be all. If you have any problems, please contact us.

Instructions for Creating the Installer

Note that this step is only necessary if you want to create an installer package. To just run or debug STK, only the above Instructions for Compiling need to be followed.

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