C++ Standard Library Reference


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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.

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

iostream Programming
Provides an overview of iostream programming.

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

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.

Visual C++ Libraries Reference