To install Go language in Windows OS follow the below steps.
Download Go language MSI
Download .MSI file from official go lang website
Open the MSI and it will Open Go programming language installation setup wizard, click on Next Button
And then it will open end user license agreement, I know most of them won’t read them click on accept and proceed with the next steps.
In the next step it will ask for Go progragmming language installation folder.
Select Go language Installation Location
The default installation location of Go progragmming Language in Windows is “C:\Go”.
If you are beginner and don’t know much above environment varibles etc.. do not change the installation folder keep it as is. As our goal is to learn the go language not the setup.
Go language Installation Process
Click on Next button it will start the installation process
If everything is Ok you should see “Completed the go programming language setup wizard” popup.
Verify Go language Installation
After the successful installation, verify the go programming language installation.
Open the command prompt and run
go version command.
> go version go version go1.15.1 windows/amd64
If command prompt is already opened, close it and restart the command propmpt.