Introduction

Writing a book that is targeted at hundreds of pages is a big task. “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” You and I together are embarking on similar journeys. Mine is a journey of producing pages and yours is learning a language that may seem like an insurmountable task to some. I assure you that we can and will make this journey together, successfully.

Overview

Visual Basic .NET is more than simply Visual Basic 7. Microsoft has almost completely revamped a language that millions of developers know and love, Visual Basic 6. Perhaps the reasons for changing VB so dramatically require a book of their own, but that is a story best left for Microsoft to tell. Some things were clearly missing in past versions of VB. ...

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