Visual Basic Essential Training

  • flag Lynda
  • student All Levels
  • database eLearning
  • earth English
  • clock 4h 18m


Visual Basic is one of the Microsoft core languages for building desktop^ mobile^ and web applications. Get started programming with VB using Visual Studio 2012 Express for Windows Desktop and these tutorials from David Gassner. The course jump-starts with Hello World projects for three common application architectures (console^ desktop^ and Windows Store apps)^ and shows how to program with VB in both Windows Forms and Windows Presentation Foundation. The course then outlines the language fundamentals such as data types^ strings^ operators^ conditional code^ and looping constructs. Plus^ discover how to package reusable code in functions and subroutines^ and explore the object-oriented nature of Visual Basic through custom classes.

Covered topics:

  • Desktop Apps
  • Developer
  • Mobile Apps
  • Visual Basic
  • Visual Studio