O'Reilly logo

Web Database Development Step by Step .NET Edition, Second Edition by Jim Buyens

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 5. Introducing Visual Basic .NET

Introducing Visual Basic .NET

In this chapter, you’ll learn:

The basic structure of Microsoft Visual Basic .NET.

How Visual Basic .NET differs from earlier forms of Visual Basic.

Just as ASP.NET is a much different beast than classic ASP, Visual Basic .NET differs considerably from its predecessors. For one thing, there’s no longer any difference in the Visual Basic that you use in ASP.NET pages and the Visual Basic that comes with the full Microsoft Visual Studio package. Visual Studio does provide an excellent graphical development environment, but you can use a text editor and get all the same Visual Basic language features. In other ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required