How to install Ruby

In this tutorial I will show you how to install Ruby.




Be sure to check those 2 checkboxes especially the first one so that the path to be able to run ruby on the command line will be added to your environment variables.




Open up a new command line window to try if Ruby is really installed.

To know the version of ruby installed:

ruby –v

You can also use irb command to perform simple commands in ruby:


2 thoughts on “How to install Ruby

  1. Adding some info about different versions ruby 1.8 vs 1.9 and 32/64 bit can be useful ! Also how to install ruby on Linux and edit the path file.

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