Getting Started with F#

There are multiple ways to get started with F#. We have multiple articles written to provide a guide for each major way. You can use the following table to help in making a decision.

OS Prefer Visual Studio Prefer Visual Studio Code Prefer a command line
Windows Get started with Visual Studio Get started with VSCode and Ionide Get started with the .NET Core CLI
macOS Get started with VS for Mac Get started with VSCode and Ionide Get started with the .NET Core CLI
Linux N/A Get started with VSCode and Ionide Get started with the .NET Core CLI

In general, there is no specific way to get started which is better than the rest. We recommend trying all ways to use F# on your machine to see what you like the best!