SofTutor freeware next or advanced Hour of CodeTM

SofTutor is the Fastest Way to Learn Programming in C#, Javascript, Visual Basic, HTML5 or CSS3. Recommended for 7th grade and up. This product is a mashup of great training from Microsoft channel 9 played through our SofTutor Learning System Player Follow along & learn by doing.

** New Version includes Visual Studio 2013 updated 12/7/14**
NEW version
includes touchdevelop, Kodu, Hour of Code, Hour of Code in Polish (Godzina kodowaniagaming), engines like Unity, Kinect, Siena, Jquery, Mobile Apps and more.

The 'Hour of Code' is a nationwide initiative by Computer Science Education Week and to introduce millions of students to one hour of computer science and computer programming.

Download SofTutor for Coding - Window 7 Version

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Download SofTutor for Coding - Windows 8 Version

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2.6 MB download, this version requires an internet connection. Train 1 - 2,000 Concurrent Users.

Learn: C#, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, Visual Basic, Database, Networking, Video Creation and Editing, and more. Run the applications at the same time you learn them. Get support inside of the applications you need support on.

Full Table of Contents Why these titles were selected and how they may help you or your students.

New: SofTutor Freeware Player Stats: 35+ Titles and approx 100 hrs of self paced video training Requires: High Speed internet 1.5Mb or higher, Windows 8, 8.1 (32 or 64 bit) Windows 7 (32 or 64 bit) .net 3.5 or higher, will also run on XP and Vista with .net 3.5 and Windows media player 12.

Special thanks to Randy at for donating his time to make this EPIC title.

SofTutor Hour of Code
was originally developed by Randy Hilgers to help him new Microsoft Technologies faster. This product uses SofTutor's mentor based trainer as a front end video learning management system (vlms) player for content located on, and video from streaming servers. This project was created on 12/28/13 using a subset of our SofTutor for MSDN project released 11/11/13 you may want to try it after you master the training in this product.

Special thanks to the guys at for their support on this project, if you're looking for an easy way to build solid delivery and install scripts we recommend advanced installer, try it today for free. We've started using their pro edition but upgraded to their enterprise edition three years ago.

Installation help: SofTutor v 3.5w requires Windows 7 (32 or 64 bit) or Windows 8 (32 or 64 bit), with Windows Media Player 12, .net 4, and a high speed internet connection 1.5 Mbps or faster. This product uses streaming media from many subdomains from the following primary domains,,,,, and (SofTutor v3.1 & 3.2 our standalone and pay versions, work on xp - win8)

Download Links
Visual Studio 2012 (90 day license)
Visual Studio 2012 Express Editions (free) (web, windows 8, desktop, phone)
Visual Studio 2010 Express Editions (free) (C#, C++, Visual Basic, Web, Phone, All-in-One)
Windows Phone SDK (Software Development Kit)
Microsoft Developer Network (msdn)
.Net Framework 4 (Standalone Installer)

Microsoft's Channel9
Windows Phone Developer
Inside Windows Phone
Microsoft Virutal Academy

SofTutor Keys:
F - Follow along, Learn By Doing - These titles are designed to have you follow along.
E - Includes examples or sample source code
I - Indexed for quick search
S - Streaming - Faster response video is pushed to you.
SI - Streaming with indexing that are lightning fast for Support or Just-In-Time Learning

Titles used in SofTutor:

SofTutor Title: About the SofTutor Learning System (S)

SofTutor Title: Beginner: C# Fundamentals Development (FE) 25 Lessons
C Sharp Fundamentals Development for Absolute Beginners
Source Code Examples

SofTutor Title: Beginner: Hour of Code with Kodu & TouchDevelop 7.75 Minutes
Hour of Code with Kodu and TouchDevelop

SofTutor Title: Beginner: HTML5 & CSS3 Fundamentals Development (FE) 21 Lessons
HTML5 & CSS3 Fundamentals: Development for Absolute Beginners
Source Code Examples

SofTutor Title: Beginner: Javascript Fundamentals Development (FE) 21 Lessons
Javascript Fundamentals: Development for Absolute Beginners
Source Code Examples

SofTutor Title: Beginner: Visual Basic Fundamentals Development (FE) 26 Lessons
Visual Basic Fundamentals: Development for Absolute Beginners
Source Code Examples

SofTutor Title: Beginner: Windows Phone 8 Development (FE) 35 Lessons
Windows Phone 8 Development for Absolute Beginners
Source Code Examples
Class Documentation PDF

SofTutor Title: Beginner: Windows Store Apps w C# (FE) 34 Lessons
Windows Store apps for Absolute Beginners w C#
Source Code Examples

SofTutor Title: Beginner: Windows Store Apps with JavaScript (FE) 31 Lessons
Windows Store apps for Absolute Beginners with JavaScript
Source Code Examples

SofTutor Title: Database Fundamentals (I) 5 Lessons, 20 indexes
Database Fundamentals

SofTutor Title: Create & Edit Your Own Videos w Camtasia Studio 8 (FSIE) 45 lessons, 324 Indexes
Using Camtasia Studio 8
30 day trial of Camtasia Studio 8

SofTutor Title - Networking Fundamentals (I) 8 Lessons, 31 Indexes, 6.5 Hours
Networking Fundamentals

And a few about SofTutor titles.

More Info - SofTutor Home page

SofTutor is a registered trademark of New Vision Software, Incorporated. celebrates its 20th year anniversary with their first freeware traing series. Over 1,400 companies trained in 34 different countries with 99.976% customer satisfaction.