Difficulty: Beginner
Estimated Time: 10 minutes

This playground provides a personalised sandboxed environment for you to learn and explore Elixir.

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Elixir Language Playground

Hello World

Copy the following code into the editor.

defmodule Example do
  def hello do
    IO.puts "Hello World"
  end
end

Launch the REPL via iex

Load the module with c("code.ex").

You can now call your function Example.hello

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code.ex

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