How to install Ruby & Ruby Development Kit on windows?

This is short tutorial to step to install Ruby and ruby development kit on windows,

Step 1: Download Ruby Installer from Ruby website. (

Step 2: Complete the installation of ruby. Then verify the ruby by running this command ruby -v. If it shows ruby version, you system is successfully installed with ruby.

Step 3: Now, download the respective DevKit. i.e if you installed Ruby 2.1.6 download the respective devkit from the same website.

Step 4: Extract the downloaded devkit files into any permanent folder.

Step 4: Open cmd and navigate to that devkit folder.

Step 5: Run the following commands,

> dk.rb init
Ruby Installation

> dk.rb review
Ruby Installation

> dk.rb install
Ruby Installation

Step 6: That’s all. You are done.

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