You can have code running on your microbit within minutes.
There are two immediate options: Python or PXT.io.
Write your program. Click 'Download' to get the `.hex` file.
Connect microbit to computer with USB lead.
New Disk Drive
A new drive called
microbit appears in My Computer.
Copy the download
.hex file to the new microbit drive.
mu Python Editor
Download and install the mu Python editor to your computer.
Add the line
dispaly.scroll("hello") at the bottom of mu's window.
Plug in your microbit & click _flash_.
Tutorial on getting started