# Getting Started

  1. Install the latest release (opens new window)
    install example
  2. Open the QMK MSYS shortcut
    shortcut example
  3. Run qmk setup (opens new window)
    setup example
  4. Run qmk compile (opens new window)
    compile example
  5. Profit!
    built firmware example

# Next Steps

The QMK Tutorial (opens new window) will walk you through creating a keymap for your keyboard.

Need help with something?

The best place to get quick support is going to be on our Discord (opens new window). There is usually somebody online, and there are a bunch of very helpful people there.