Visual C++ Walkthroughs
Walkthroughs give step-by-step instructions for common scenarios, which makes them a good place to start learning about the product or a particular feature area.
Visual C++ Guided Tour
Introduces the Visual Studio development environment and the various types of applications that you can create with Visual C++.
Walkthrough: Deploying a Windows-based Application
Guides you through deploying an application to another computer.
Walkthrough: Installing Shared Components Using Merge Modules
Guides you through packaging a component in a merge module and then including the merge module in an installer.
Walkthrough: Creating a Custom Action
Guides you through creating a custom action to send a user to a Web site following installation.
Walkthrough: Using a Custom Action to Display a Message at Installation
Demonstrates passing data to a dynamic property during installation using a custom action and the
CustomActionData property. Walkthrough: Using a Custom Action to Compile a Binary to Native Code at Installation
Guides you through creating a custom action to precompile an assembly after installation.
Walkthrough: Using a Custom Action to Create a Database at Installation
Guides you through creating a custom action to create a database during installation.
Redirecting an Application to Target a Different XML Web Service During Installation
Demonstrates how to create a Web application that can be redirected to target a different XML Web service by using the
URL Behavior property, an Installer class, and a Web Setup project. ATL Tutorial: ActiveX Control in a Web Page
Leads you through the creation of a control and demonstrates some ATL fundamentals in the process.
Creating a Rich Client Application with MFC
Demonstrates how to create a rich-client interface using the Microsoft Foundation Class (MFC) Library, a well-tested class library that supports a broad range of features common to all Windows applications, and consume an XML Web service created with Visual Basic or Visual C#.
Visual C++ Samples
Provides links to sample code showing the capabilities of Visual C++ and the libraries and technologies that it supports.