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Microsoft hat doch beigedreht:

We recently announced the Visual Studio 2012 product lineup and platform support, and as a part of this announcement we mentioned that we were evaluating options for enabling C++ developers to build applications in Visual Studio 2012 that run on Windows XP without requiring side-by-side installation of Visual Studio 2010. Today I would like to share more details about this capability.

Siee http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vcblog/archive/2012/06/15/10320645.aspx