Visual C++ for Linux Development / VS2015

With this extension you can author C++ code for Linux servers, desktops and devices. You can manage your connections to these machines from within VS. VS will automatically copy and remote build your sources and can launch your application with the debugger. Our project system supports targeting specific architectures, including ARM.

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As of November of 2016 the Extension Gallery does not have a comments section anymore. Please use our support email or our github page to start a discussion and report issues.

This extension is no longer supported in Visual Studio 2015. It can still be installed by won’t be updated further. This extension was integrated into Visual Studio 2017, which can be installed from Once installed, you can install Visual C++ for Linux Development by selecting the “Linux development with C++” workload.

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