Originally Posted by Sazar
Visual C++ is a hell of a lot easier than straight C or C++ though, much like Visual Basic and so forth. Basic is pretty easy to manipulate (when I was working with access basic WAAAAAY back in the day, pre-college).
If you plan to branch out and do some database work eventually, SQL will also serve you well
Very easy to use/manipulate.
Can't say as I've tried Visual C++. I would have loved to do that over C++.