Microsoft Visual C++ is a programming
environment used to create computer applications for the Microsoft
Windows family of operating systems. The applications can target
the user interface, databases, communications, etc, dealing with
application design, file processing, game development, data
collections, ADO, ADO.NET, XML, graphics, etc.
This site provides lessons and links on how
to use Microsoft Visual C++/CLI, which is the section of Visual
C++ that deals specifically with the C++/CLI computer language.