Alternatively referred to as C sharp, C# is a programming language based on C++ and Java that was developed by Microsoft and announced to the public in June 2000 with the introduction of .NET. In 2003, C# became an ISO standard. C# helps developers create XML web services and Microsoft .NET-connected applications for Windows operating systems and the Internet.
Below is a basic example of printing "HelloWorld!" to the screen using the C# programming language.
public class HelloWorld
public static void Main()