mkdir c:\tempand hit the ENTER key. If you get an error message that the directory already exists, then that's ok.
c:Remember to hit ENTER after every line of input in the shell window—I won't mention that again. The Cygwin setup program starts:
edit c:\autoexec.batYou will see an editor window, somewhat like this:
;c:\cygwin\binafter the C:\WINDOWS and ;C:\WINDOWS\COMMAND statement. Check that the semicolons are correct. Do not insert a n y a d d i t o n a l s p a c e s ! ! ! Afterwards, the PATH statement should look somewhat like this:
gcc --versionDid you get a string similar to the one below? Congratulations—you have just reached level 3.