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Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Sample Library

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  • Version: 2008
  • Category: SDK
  • Language: English

Microsoft Visual C++ provides code samples for applications and tools that use many of the technologies in Visual C++.

  • The Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Sample Library provides code examples for applications and tools showing the capabilities of Visual C++ and the libraries and technologies it supports.

    This package downloads as an executable that, when run, copies a .zip file to your local computer containing the samples. You will need to unzip the downloaded file to use the samples.


Status: Deleted

This download is no longer available on The downloads below are archives provided by the Internet Archive Wayback Machine from the Microsoft Download Center prior to August 2020.

SHA1: f1b2dff9640e2ace2af937966f38fcce3e4d2615
5.59 MB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows XP

    • Application: This sample library requires Microsoft Visual C++ 2008

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    3. Unzip the file to a folder on your computer.

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