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64-bit Programming (How Do I in Visual C++)

Visual Studio 2008

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64-Bit Programming with Visual C++

Contains topics about targeting 64-bit hardware with the Visual C++ build tools.

How to: Enable a 64-Bit Visual C++ Toolset at the Command Line

Describes the various versions of cl.exe (the Visual C++ compiler) that can be used to create x86 or x64 applications.

Common Visual C++ 64-bit Migration Issues

Lists issues you will likely encounter when creating applications to run on a 64-bit Windows operating system.

How to: Configure Visual C++ Projects to Target 64-Bit Platforms

Describes how to set up Visual C++ applications to target 64-bit platforms using project configurations available in the Visual Studio Integrated Development Environment (IDE).