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Ruby Installing a Ruby on Rails Development Environment in Windows

how to install devkit

im getting an error message when i type the command to install the dev kit. PLEASE HELP, i've taken multiple courses on this site and this is by FAR the most frustrating.

1 Answer

Hi Josh,

What does your error say? You were careful to download the correct version of the Dev Kit (x64 or x86)? The devkit files need to be placed in your ruby directory in a new file called devkit. If you attach the error, maybe I could give some more information.