A native development and debugging solution for Visual Studio

Android++ is a freely distributed tool to simplify the creation of Android applications from within Visual Studio. It is designed primarily to support native development and debugging within a industry-standard IDE.

Lollipop support added in 0.4.0!


This software requires a valid existing installation of either:


Visual Studio 2010

Premium, Professional, Ultimate

Visual Studio 2012

Premium, Professional, Ultimate

Visual Studio 2013

Premium, Professional, Ultimate, Community (free)


Due to current limitations in the distribution of ‘Express’ editions, these are unfortunately not supported.


By downloading, you agree to the terms and conditions of the respective license.


Android++ is currently in a beta release. The software should be considered experimental.


The current development version is: 0.4.0 beta


0.4.0 beta:

android-plus-plus- (34,665,490 bytes)
android-plus-plus-0.4.0.zip (82,982,415 bytes)
0.3.1 beta:

android-plus-plus- (38,885,174 bytes)
android-plus-plus-0.3.1.zip (89,669,125 bytes)