CppCon 2016: Carroll & Moth “Latest and Greatest from the Visual Studio Family for C++ Developers”


Presentation Slides, PDFs, Source Code and other presenter materials are available at: https://github.com/cppcon/cppcon2016

In this session, we’ll cover what’s new in the last year in the Visual Studio updates and our cross platform editor and debugger, VS Code. We’ll talk about and demo the features that are coming in the next version of Visual Studio and VS Code. This will include our ongoing roadmap for compiler and library conformance, major (and massive) improvements in performance and code quality and how to get the most out of it. We’ll also cover cross platform development including Linux, Mac, iOS, and Android, and demo all the latest productivity features for C++ developers.

Steve Carroll
Visual C++ Development Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Steve Carroll is the dev manager for the Visual C++ team and previously the dev manager for the Visual Studio debuggers and profilers.

Daniel Moth
Program Manager, Microsoft

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Debugging Tips and Tricks in Visual Studio 2013

As a developer, regardless of your programming language or the platform that you target, you use the debugger on a daily basis. Come to this all-demo session to learn how to make the most of the Visual Studio debugger, and hence be more productive and effective in your everyday development. We tour almost all of the debugger surface and many of its commands, throwing in tips and tricks as we go along, and also calling out what is brand new in the latest version of the debugger in Microsoft Visual Studio 2013. Whatever your experience level, you are guaranteed to leave with new knowledge of debugger features that you will want to use immediately when you are back at your computer!

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