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Last edited by Dagda; 02-19-2012 at 12:17 PM.
C++ is a programming language standardized by ISO.
Visual C++ is just the name of the C++ compiler by Microsoft.
Originally Posted by Adak io.h certainly IS included in some modern compilers. It is no longer part of the standard for C, but it is nevertheless, included in the very latest Pelles C versions. Originally Posted by Salem You mean it's included as a crutch to help ancient programmers limp along without them having to relearn too much.
Outside of your DOS world, your header file is meaningless.
Originally Posted by Elysia C++ is a programming language standardized by ISO.
Visual C++ is just the name of the C++ compiler by Microsoft. Yeah, I see that now. I screwed up and was overcomplicating my searches. Sorry.
No question is stupid. Worry not.
Originally Posted by Elysia No question is stupid. except the one from which you learn nothing.