Visual C++ Walkthroughs (Visual Studio)
Walkthroughs give step-by-step instructions for common scenarios, which makes them a good place to start learning about the product or a particular feature area.
In This Section
Introducing the Visual Studio IDE (C+)
Creates a new standard C++ program and tests it functionality using Visual Studio.
Creating a Windows Forms Control (C+)
Creates a Windows Forms control and an application to test it.
Creating and Using a Managed Assembly (C+)
Creates a managed assembly and an application that references the assembly.
Creating and Using a Dynamic Link Library (C+)
Creates a dynamic link library and an application that references the DLL.
Creating and Using a Static Library (C+)
Creates a static library and an application that references it.
Walkthrough: Creating a COM Server Using a Text Editor
Demonstrates how to quickly develop a simple COM server using various attributes with a text editor.
Walkthrough: Creating a COM Server Using Wizards
Demonstrates how to quickly develop a simple COM server using various attributes with Visual C++ wizards.
Walkthrough: Creating an ActiveX Control with Attributes
Uses attributes and wizards to create a simple ActiveX control.
ATL Tutorial: ActiveX Control in a Web Page
Leads you through the creation of a control and demonstrates some ATL fundamentals in the process.
Walkthrough: Creating a Rich Client Application with MFC
Demonstrates how to create a rich-client interface using the Microsoft Foundation Class (MFC) Library, a well-tested class library that supports a broad range of features common to all Windows applications, and consume an XML Web service created with Visual Basic or Visual C#.
Walkthrough: Creating a Simple Windows Form
Demonstrates how to make a simple "Hello, World" application.
Walkthrough: Retrieving Dialog Box Information Collectively Using Objects
Gives directions for using an object to expose a group of related data from a dialog box.
Walkthrough: Updating Status-Bar Information at Run Time
Explains how to programmatically control the data within status-bar panels.