?
Solved

not reconizing the include files

Posted on 2000-04-29
3
Medium Priority
?
156 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-18
yo yo, I'm using the Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0. The compiler isn't recognizing any include files, one of the errors that i get when i compile is that cout an undeclared identifier. this is what the include files look like in the source code:
#include <iostream>
#include <fstream>
#include <string>

I tried changing them into .h files ( #include "iostream.h" ) but that didn't help. I need help with this asap, so any input on this problem will be greatly appreciated.

Vable
0
Comment
Question by:vable
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
3 Comments
 
LVL 86

Expert Comment

by:jkr
ID: 2762763
Are the environment variables set correctly? E.g. make sure that there 's one named 'INCLUDE' which points to the directory whare your include files reside in...
0
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
NickRepin earned 800 total points
ID: 2762806
It must be as

----------
#include <iostream>
#include <fstream>
#include <string>

using namespace std;

// other stuff
----------------

or as

----------------
#include <iostream.h>
#include <fstream.h>
#include <string.h>
---------------
0
 

Author Comment

by:vable
ID: 2764026
I completely forgot about the using namespace std; stupid me. Anyway, thanks for reminding me.

Vable
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Most of the sites are being standardized with W3C Web Standards. W3C provides lot of web standard services to the web. They have the web specification, process and documentation for all the web standards. You can apply HTML, CSS and Accessibility st…
Container Orchestration platforms empower organizations to scale their apps at an exceptional rate. This is the reason numerous innovation-driven companies are moving apps to an appropriated datacenter wide platform that empowers them to scale at a …
The goal of the tutorial is to teach the user how to use functions in C++. The video will cover how to define functions, how to call functions and how to create functions prototypes. Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Express will be used as a text editor an…
The viewer will learn how to clear a vector as well as how to detect empty vectors in C++.
Suggested Courses

777 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question