#3 – Who Designed C#?

C# was developed by Microsoft, as part of the .NET initiative, around the year 2000.  The main designer and architect for the language was Anders Hjelsberg.

See also: C Sharp (Programming Language).

#2 – The Smallest Possible C# Program

The smallest possible C# program would consist of a static Main() function inside of a class. The namespace is actually optional, as is the args parameter.

using System;

namespace ConsoleApplication1
{
    class Program
    {
        static void Main(string[] args)
        {
            Console.WriteLine("2,000 Things Was Here..");
        }
    }
}



#1 – What the Main() Signature Looks Like

The standard entry point for a C# program is a static function named Main().  It typically looks like this:

static void Main(string[] args)