Creating a Custom Wizard


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The Visual C++ Custom Wizard is the tool to use when you need to create a new custom wizard. The easiest way to create a custom wizard is to use the Custom Wizard.


The Custom Wizard template is not available in Express editions.

To create a wizard using the Custom Wizard

  1. Follow the instructions in the help topic Creating a Project with a Visual C++ Application Wizard.

  2. In the New Project dialog box, select the Custom Wizard icon in the Visual C++ | General templates pane to open the Custom Wizard.

  3. Define your application settings using the Custom Wizard.

  4. Click Finish to close the wizard and open your new project in the development environment.

After you have created your project, you can view the files created in Solution Explorer. For more information about the files created for the Custom Wizard, see Files Created for Your Wizard.

See Also

Designing a Wizard