How to Set Up an OpenGL FreeGLUT GLEW Template Project in Visual Studio 2017
Many programmers prefer OpenGL for graphics. If you are one of them, you are strongly advised by its producer, to use a window toolkit (such as freeGLUT) and an OpenGL loading libraries (such as GLEW). This guide will help you get over the first challenge of using OpenGL with freeGLUT and GLEW: Installing and setting them up, and creating your first project with OpenGL-freeGLUT-GLEW Template in Visual Studio 2017.
This guide will assume your platform is Windows 7 and your IDE is Visual Studio 2017. During Visual Studio installation, check the Desktop development with C++ workload box.