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Getting Started with Visual C++ 2010

This section helps you explore the features in Visual C++ 2010. You will find walkthroughs, guided tours, default settings, tutorials, and related information.

What's New in Visual C++ 2010

Outlines the new features in Visual C++, including the language, libraries, and development environment.

Supported Platforms (Visual C++)

Lists the platforms that applications built by using Visual C++ 2010 can be targeted to.

Visual C++ Settings

Discusses the default settings when starting up Visual Studio the first time and selecting the Visual C++ settings.

Breaking Changes in Visual C++

Lists the breaking changes in Visual C++ 2010.

Visual C++ Walkthroughs

Lists the walkthroughs that give step-by-step instructions for common scenarios.

Visual C++ Editions

Describes features available in different editions of Visual C++.

Visual C++ Guided Tour

Provides introductory topics on the various types of projects you can create using Visual C++, as well as an introduction to the Visual Studio IDE.

Previous Product Changes

Describes the changes in Visual C++ in previous releases.