What certifications does microsoft offer C++ application development (server side) RRS feed

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  • I've been developing applications for windows for about 8 years.  I use strictly C++ (non-MFC) using an OOP approach.  I am wanting to be a certified developer for windows.  My primary area of interest is server side programming. Any advice from you microsoft pros?

    Saturday, October 9, 2010 11:18 PM


  • The current set of certifications for developers do not depend on the programming language, but rather on the type of applications that you develop, such as Web applications, or Desktop applications, or Mobile applications. At the beginning of the exam, you are given the choice of the programming language (VB, C# or C++) that you want to be used for displaying the code fragments in the exam questions.

    You can take a look at these pages to see the various categories of certifications that you can get:



    Click on each of the exams to see its description, which lists the languages in which it is available. Only some of them can be taken in C++; the rest are VB or C# only.


    • Marked as answer by Rubel Khan Thursday, October 21, 2010 2:55 PM
    Sunday, October 10, 2010 8:19 AM