For the latest documentation on Visual Studio 2017 RC, see Visual Studio 2017 RC Documentation.
This section contains articles that walk you through various tasks associated with new MFC library features.
Walkthrough: Using the New MFC Shell Controls
In this walkthrough, you will create an application that resembles File Explorer. You will create a window that contains two panes. The left pane will contain a CMFCShellTreeCtrl object that will display your Desktop in a hierarchical view. The right pane will contain a CMFCShellListCtrl that will show the files in the folder that is selected in the left pane.
Walkthrough: Putting Controls On Toolbars
Modern MFC toolbars can host controls other than simple buttons. This article explains how to do it.
Walkthrough: Adding a D2D Object to an MFC Project
Demonstrates how to add a D2D object to a project and introduces how to use D2D.
Walkthrough: Adding Animation to an MFC Project
Demonstrates how to add a graphical object to a project and introduces how to animate it.