1.8. Test-Driving a Visual Basic Application

In this section, you will “test-drive” a Visual Basic application that enables you to draw on the screen using the mouse. You will run and interact with the working application. You’ll build a similar application in. Chapter 13, Graphical User Interface Concepts: part 1.

The Drawing application allows you to draw with different brush sizes and colors. We use fonts to distinguish between IDE features (such as menu names and menu items) and other elements that appear in the IDE. Our convention is to emphasize IDE features (such as the File menu) in a bold sans-serif Helvetica font and to emphasize other elements, such as file names (e.g., Form1.vb), in a sans-serif Lucida font. The following steps show ...

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