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Download Visual Studio 2013
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Build faster, high performing native applications using PGO
Build faster, high performing native applications using PGO
Learn about the Profile Guided Optimization (PGO) runtime compiler optimization.

Visual Studio supports C++11

Welcome back to C++ (Modern C++)

Leave behind the C-style programming of yesterday and explore modern C++ instead!

Visual C++ support for C++11 features

What Visual C++ supports now.

C++ and Visual Studio—What's in it for me?

Why Visual Studio

Every edition of Visual Studio contains Visual C++ language and tool features. Explore which edition is best for you.

Great features in Visual C++ in Visual Studio 2013

Learn about what's new for Visual C++ in Visual Studio 2013

"How Do I" videos

Get videos designed for Visual C++ developers, from the novice to the professional. If you are new to Visual C++, you can learn the basics of native coding.

C++ language and standard libraries

Get guidelines and reference content for the Microsoft implementation of the ISO standards for C and C++.

Upgrading in C++

Breaking changes in Visual C++
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C++ programming basics

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Standard C++ from the Standard C++ Foundation

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