Can Turnitin check codes?
The most popular general system for plagiarism detection is Turnitin. One of my professors has created a system that uses compiler techniques to detect plagiarism. That is, it does not look at the actual code at all.
How can I copy code without plagiarizing?
Plagiarism and Programming: How to Code without PlagiarizingLearn when to use outside code. Look for programming plagiarism checker tools online. Understand the rules on collaboration. Learn the limitations of using outside code. Consult with your instructor or supervisor. Learn to comment on your code. Separate your original work from copied work.
Is copying code cheating?
it’s not cheating, it’s really more taking notes. All that matters is that you understand the code and could replicate it on your own. I once had to use a table sorting algorithm, but I was way over my head so I copied a working example into my project. There’s nothing wrong with copying code.