FAQ: Errors - Link-time Errors

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I got stuck on the link-time error lesson for a while. It turns out you need to turn int Main() into int main(). The hint section doesn’t steer you into this direction. Hopefully this helps somebody out.

Happy coding :slight_smile:


hello, you need to change Main to main

hey guys, please this might sound amateur but i am actually an amateur.
please do we need to worry about the code that was already written, because after i had finished compiling i came back to the code to see if i could understand what was in the code editor,but i couldn´t understand how they came about it, please can ibe enlightened?

Thank you. Can you explain why? I thought the point of the lesson was to correct the error.

Have you commented on the code ? Putting comments might help. If I didn’t answer your question, let me know.

Anyone else noticed it says ‘Here, a good Google search would be: “C%20%20 undefined reference to main”.’ What stopped it from reading ‘Here, a good Google search would be: “C++ undefined reference to main”.’? What’s the deal with %20%20 instead of ++?