C# – how to execute C# file


I am having a .cs file, i need to execute that file..
I don't have experience in C#.. Please help.. Do we have to install any software to run it..

Currently i am using windows XP..

Please help me…

Best Solution

Grab the .NET SDK (perhaps not needed, see comments) and see if you can compile your .cs file with CSC.exe Alternatively try Visual Studio Express Edition

But if you don't have ANY experience with software engineering, this might not be the best way to start...