C++ Standard Library Reference


A C++ program can call on a large number of functions from this conforming implementation of the Standard C++ Library. These functions perform essential services such as input and output and provide efficient implementations of frequently used operations.

For more information about Visual C++ run-time libraries, see CRT Library Features.

In This Section

C++ Standard Library Overview

Provides an overview of the Microsoft implementation of the Standard C++ Library.

iostream Programming

Provides an overview of iostream programming.

C++ Standard Library Header Files

Provides links to reference topics discussing the Standard C++ Library header files, with code examples.

Related Sections

Visual C++ Reference

Provides links to topics describing the C and C++ language references, the libraries provided with Visual C++, the Visual C++ Extensibility Object Model, and the Microsoft Macro Assembler (MASM).

NIB: Samples Included in Visual C++

Provides links to sample code showing the capabilities of Visual C++ and the libraries and technologies it supports.