Microsoft Visual Basic 2013 is an important upgrade and enhancement of the popular Visual Basic programming language and compiler, a technology that enjoys an installed base of millions of programmers worldwide. Visual Basic 2013 is not a stand-alone product but a key component of Microsoft Visual Studio 2013—a comprehensive development system that allows you to create powerful applications for Microsoft Windows 8.1, the Windows desktop, the web, Windows Phone 8, and a host of other environments.

Whether you purchase one of the commercial editions of Visual Studio 2013 or you download Visual Basic Express 2013 for a free test-drive of the software, you are in for an exciting experience. The latest features of Visual Basic will increase ...

Get Microsoft Visual Basic 2013 Step by Step now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience books, live events, courses curated by job role, and more from O’Reilly and nearly 200 top publishers.