Build Related Improvement in VS2010 SP1

Hi, my name is Li Shao. I am a Software Design Engineer in Test in C++ team. In VS2010, C++ has accomplished the migration of VCBuild to MSBuild based project and Build system. We have received very warm acceptance and overall customer satisfaction is very good. You can take a look of a few of… Read more

Released: Visual C++ 2010 SP1 Compiler Update for the Windows SDK 7.1

An update to the Windows SDK for Windows 7 and .NET Framework 4 (Windows SDK 7.1) is now available. This update addresses the issue where Visual C++ Compilers and libraries that are installed with the Windows SDK are removed when Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 is installed. Please follow this link to download and… Read more

The Visual C++ Weekly Vol. 1 Issue 11 (Mar 12, 2011)

Read in this issue: [MS Parallel Programming] Sorting in PPL [Visual C++ team] Visual Studio 2010 Service Pack 1 General Availability [John Socha-Leialoha] C++/CLI to C++ Tips and Tricks [Thomas Becker] C++ Rvalue References Explained [Stephan L. Lavavej] Algorithm Optimizations – Advanced STL, Part 2 Scott Meyers: Appearing and Disappearing consts in C++… Read more

Issues with F1-Help in C++ Projects

Hi! My name is Ulzii Luvsanbat and I’m a Senior Test Lead with the Visual C++ team. Diego told me about some feedback received in a recent post regarding the accuracy and usefulness of the F1-Help command when working on C++ projects. First of all, I want to start by thanking all of you guys… Read more