How to Get Xcode for the PC

by Charles Poole

Xcode is a software development package for the Apple OSX platform. Although this software is used to create Apple programs, you can also download the software for PC. These tools are offered for free online, so you do not have to purchase the software suite. You don't have to be a computer expert to install the Xcode software on your PC. You can do it yourself with little hassle.


Click the "Start" button and then click on the "Internet Explorer" icon from the "Programs" icon.


Go to the "Xcode For PC" website (see References) and click on the "Downlaod Freeware" icon.


Wait for the "Xcode" software installer to download to your PC. This should take about ten seconds. Double-click on the "ZIP" file to extract the file to your computer.


Double-click on the installer to launch the installation software. Click the "I Accept" icon to accept the software agreement.


Click the "Install" button to install the Xcode software to your computer. Click the "Finish" button to finish the installation.


Double-click the "Xcode" software icon from the "Programs" menu to launch the software package.

About the Author

Charles Poole holds a Bachelor of Arts in creative writing from Appalachian State University. He started freelancing in college for local publications in Boone, N.C. and is continuing his career through online freelancing with a specialization in affiliate marketing, blogging and SEO.