Visual Basic.Net is the next generation of Microsofts powerful but easy to use programming language. Visual Basic.Net In Easy Steps has all you need to know to become a Visual Basic programmer, from first steps to tips for experts, and including an introduction to object-oriented programming. It is packed with short examples, so that you can quickly put what you have learned into practice with real working programs.The early chapters explain how to install Visual Basic and guide you through the various tools it provides for building applications.
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