Que's Special Edition Using Visual C++ 5 is the ideal guide for programmers ready to build real applications with this powerful development environment. This book will teach you how to use Visual C++ to build 32-bit Windows(R) applications, including database applications, Internet applications, and applications that tap the powerful ActiveX technology. Special Edition Using Visual C++ 5 is designed to be easy to reference. Even after using it to learn Visual C++ programming, you'll find this is the perfect book to keep near your computer. Kate Gregory is a founding partner of Gregory Consulting Limited, which provides consulting and development services to clients throughout North America. She is the editor of Visual C++ Developer and spoke at this year's Developer Days in Toronto. She has been programming since 1979, and sent her first email twenty years ago.