Windows Desktop Applications (C++)

This section discusses how to create C++ desktop applications that run in a window.

Tip

For Windows 10, you can use the Desktop App Converter to package your existing desktop application for deployment through the Microsoft Store. For more information, see Using Visual C++ Runtime in Centennial project and Bring your desktop app to the Universal Windows Platform (UWP) with the Desktop Bridge.

Prerequisites

These topics assume that you understand the fundamentals of the C++ language.

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See Also

Visual C++ in Visual Studio