Some Notes to Students
The knowledge and skill that you are supposed to acquire are several C/C++ programming language constructs such as:
Environment for the Program Example (Build and Run)
All the program examples build using Visual Studio 2008 with SP/Visual Studio 2008 Express Edition (free) with SP (C/C++) with PSDK installed and run on Windows XP Pro SP2. All the projects are Win32 console mode applications, using default settings and source codes are in C/C++. The Visual Studio and PSDK versions are shown in the following screenshots.