Install vcpkg

vcpkg is a free C/C++ package manager for acquiring and managing libraries. It runs on all platforms, build systems, and work flows. it is maintained by the Microsoft C++ team and open source contributors.

To install the tool, open your favorite Terminal application and run one of the following commands:


curl -LO && .\vcpkg-init.cmd

iex (iwr -useb

. < (curl -L)

When done, your user profile directory should contain a .vcpkg folder with all necessary files and scripts.

Continue by initializing vcpkg.