Visual Basic Programming
Your First Visual Basic 2010 Express Program
Visual Basic is very popular because its Visual Programming Environment lets you develop Windows
applications by dragging and dropping controls from a Toolbox. It's also popular because it's based
on the Basic programming language, and because Visual Basic Express edition can be downloaded
from Microsoft's website for free. More ...
Introduction to Visual Basic 2005 Express
Because the Visual Basic Express IDE does so much "hand holding", within minutes of installing
Visual Basic Express you where able to create a real, although tiny, Windows application.
Building bigger more complex applications is just more of the same. More ...
List Drives and Folders with the VBScript FileSystemObject
This article show you how to write a VBScript that uses the FileSystemObject to list the drives and folders on your computer. More ...
Six Important Points When Importing Data Into An Access Database
Asking general users to import data into an Access database without knowing too muchabout how
Microsoft Access works and they will become frustrated within minutes. The most desirable way of
using external data is by importing or linking data to an Access table object. Once the data has been
imported or linked, you treat it like any other data table and build your queries, forms and reports. More ...
Compile C Sharp Without Visual Studio
I have never been very excited about C sharp because you have to use Visual Studio to write
programs with it. I don't like to use over-complicated IDEs to write programs because the IDE is
often more difficult to figure out than the programming language itself. The fact is you actually
can write C sharp programs without Visual Studio. More ...
C Sharp Keywords
keywords, sometimes called reserved words, are predefined words that have special meaning to the
compiler. Keywords cannot be used by the programmer as identifiers such as variable, method, or class
names. A programmer must use keywords only in designated locations in the code. More ...
Reading and Writing Files with the VBScript FileSystemObject
The example code in this article uses the VBScript FileSystemObject and TextStream Object to read
a text file and write a new text file, reformatting the text into lines a maximum of 90 characters long,
except when that would break a word, then it extends the line length to include the entire word. More ...
Visual Basic 2005 Express: Now Playing
Visual Basic 2005 Express is designed to make Windows programming easy for everyone. Some
people want to write programs for a career. Others want to create a new product. Still
others want to learn for the sheer mental exhilaration. More ...
The Components of the Microsoft Access Database Interface
As you open a document window in Microsoft Access, toolbars, menu bars (or Ribbon Bars
from version 2007) will change state and can be a little disorientating at first. In
some cases, you can only be in one type of window to view a function or feature. More ...
Three Main Principles of OOP (Object Oriented Programming)
Object Oriented Programming (OOP) is actually classified by three main principles: Encapsulation,
Inheritance, and Polymorphism. These appear to be frightening terms but are actually fairly easy principles to grasp. More ...