Introduction I’m a C# guy through and through, but I have recently been exploring C++ . I decided to take you with me as I spend 10 minutes exploring the C++ Metro Templates included with Visual Studio 11. This blog post is written with my background in C#. I will try to point out the differences as I see them. We will look at C++ templates, solution explorer, some XAML and even some code-behind. Let’s get started with templates.