Hmmm. Even I am struggling to find it out.
Check this link - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/829488
It tells you how to get your ANSI C program working.
This one talks about C++ program - http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/libr...8VS.80%29.aspx
In general, my understanding is that it has to be a console based application with references to directories containing standard c++ libraries (where iostream and other include files can be found and where standard c++ library is located)