This section of the Visual C++ documentation includes references on C, C++, and the C/C++ preprocessor.
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C Language Reference
Describes the C programming language as implemented in Microsoft C.
C++ Language Reference
Describes the C++ programming language as implemented in Microsoft C++.
Component Extensions for Runtime Platforms
Describes extensions to Visual C++ for programming against the Common Language Runtime (CLR) and the Windows Runtime.
C/C++ Preprocessor Reference
Describes the preprocessor as it is implemented in Microsoft C and C++.
Provides links to different areas of the Visual Studio and Visual C++ documentation set.
Visual C++ Reference
Provides links to topics describing the libraries provided with Visual C++, the Visual C++ Extensibility Object Model, and the Microsoft Macro Assembler (MASM).
Visual C++ Sample Applications
Provides links to sample code showing the capabilities of Visual C++ and the libraries and technologies it supports.