ok...i am in a c++ programming class in high school we read a borland base c++ programmer book, but we use microsoft visual studio c++ 6.0 pro so there are many incompatibilities. and second of all my teacher is a Visual Basic teacher and knows barely anything about C++. ok enough said. i read about the conio.h header file having the gotoxy(int x, int y). well i try using it in my code but it wont work. microsoft not support it??...please do tell me...thank you for your time.