I just want to make a window in C++.
No matter how far I search, I can’t find something that actually works.
btw the result of VS wizard looks too confusing to me
Compiler: Visual Studio
To get windows in c++ you have to set up the win32 library and then you can make windows.
@Cartellano Win32 looks too confusing to me
Here’s a tutorial that might help:
It’s definitely not easy, but following a tutorial will help you learn.
Alternatively you could use a library like SDL which makes things much easier and allows you to focus on content:
That one’s not bad, but
- it doesn’t tell me how to add content to the screen
- the screen has a fixed size, which I dislike
There was a tutorial I watched a long while ago about making pong with C++ win32 that I thought was really good, I’ll see if I can find that for you.
@SnakeyKing I found it: