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= Tutorials =
 
= Tutorials =
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*[[Tutorials/Installation|Installation:]] How to install the free 32-bit version of kdb+ on Windows, Linux or Mac OSX.
 
*[[Tutorials/Installation|Installation:]] How to install the free 32-bit version of kdb+ on Windows, Linux or Mac OSX.
  
*Simple step by step tutorials for beginners:
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*Simple tutorials for beginners:
 
*#[[Tutorials/The Basics|The Basics]]
 
*#[[Tutorials/The Basics|The Basics]]
 
*#[[Tutorials/Datatypes|Datatypes]]
 
*#[[Tutorials/Datatypes|Datatypes]]
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*[[Startingkdbplus/contents|Starting kdb+]] by Chris Burke. This basic introduction to kdb+ gives the foundation needed for Jeff Borror's tutorials.
 
*[[Startingkdbplus/contents|Starting kdb+]] by Chris Burke. This basic introduction to kdb+ gives the foundation needed for Jeff Borror's tutorials.
  
*Chapter 1 "Q Shock and Awe" excerpted from Q for Mortals 3.
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*[[QforMortals3|Q for Mortals 3]]. Chapter 1 "Q Shock and Awe" is an excerpt of the latest revision of Jeff's "q for Mortals Version 3" which is available on [https://www.createspace.com/5843336 Amazon]. In the United Kingdom, it is available at [http://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=a9_sc_1?rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Aq+for+mortals+version+3&keywords=q+for+mortals+version+3&ie=UTF8&qid=1448215277 Amazon UK]. Covers up to kdb+ version 3.3. If you are a new kdb+ user then this is the book for you!
*[http://code.kx.com/wiki/QforMortals3 Q for Mortals 3] Reprinted with the author's permission from: q for Mortals Version 3, An Introduction to Q Programming by Jeffry A. Borror.
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*[[JB:QforMortals2/contents|Q for Mortals]] by Jeffry A. Borror. This significantly extended version covers kdb+ version 2.4. If you are a new kdb+ user then this is the book for you!
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*[[JB:KdbplusForMortals/contents|Kdb+ for Mortals, Chapter 1]] by Jeffry A. Borror. This gives a detailed explanation of how kdb+ databases are created, stored on disk and accessed from Q.
 
*[[JB:KdbplusForMortals/contents|Kdb+ for Mortals, Chapter 1]] by Jeffry A. Borror. This gives a detailed explanation of how kdb+ databases are created, stored on disk and accessed from Q.
  
Comments on these tutorials should be sent to [mailto:tutorial@kx.com tutorial@kx.com].
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*[[JB:QforMortals2/contents|Q for Mortals 1]], A Tutorial in Q Programming by Jeffry A. Borror. This version covers kdb+ version 2.4, and has been superseded by the above linked Version 3 of the book.
  
Q for Mortals is also available from [http://www.amazon.com/Q-Mortals-Tutorial-Programming/dp/1434829014 Amazon].
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Comments on these tutorials should be sent to [mailto:tutorial@kx.com tutorial@kx.com].
  
= Other Material =
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= Other material =
  
 
Other useful introductions are:
 
Other useful introductions are:
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A [http://kx.com/trialsoftware.php free 32bit version of kdb+] is available. Use this to explore kdb+ features and try out the examples included in the tutorials.
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A [https://kx.com/software-download.php free 32bit version of kdb+] is available. Use this to explore kdb+ features and try out the examples included in the tutorials.

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Tutorials

Tutorial introductions to kdb+

Comments on these tutorials should be sent to tutorial@kx.com.

Other material

Other useful introductions are:



A free 32bit version of kdb+ is available. Use this to explore kdb+ features and try out the examples included in the tutorials.

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