Are there any non .NET C++ based certifications available from Microsoft

Discussion in 'MCSD' started by Angus, Jan 29, 2007.

  1. Angus

    Angus Guest


    I target the Microsoft platform developing in C++. At present I am not
    really interested in managed code/.NET etc and just write native C++
    programs. The Microsoft developer certifications seems to only cover .NET
    and all the stuff Microsoft wants to sell right now. But what about us less
    'sold' people?

    Is there anything from Microsoft to satisfy me?
    Angus, Jan 29, 2007
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  2. Angus

    Bob Guest


    The Visual C++ exams from Microsoft have been retired. They were a part of
    the original MCSD certification, but were never popular - most people
    preferrred the VB route.

    Bob, Jan 29, 2007
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  3. Angus

    EggHead Guest

    I believe the new cert's C++ are now.
    Actually, I just wonder how you do native C++ in Vista? Everything I can
    find is that they are all in .Net 3.0 .

    EggHead, Jan 30, 2007
  4. Angus

    Angus Guest

    You do it just like in earlier versions of Windows. The API hasn't changed
    much with Vista.
    Angus, Feb 2, 2007
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