Monthly Archives: March 2008

TechEd BOF Session: Strategies for Moving Your Microsoft Visual Basic 6 Investments to .NET

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If you’re not familiar with the concept, a Birds-of-a-Feather (BOF) session is an open discussion lead by a moderator who is not a Microsoft employee. The sessions are not presentations, there are no projectors. Unlike the Keynotes and Breakout sessions which are mostly one to many communication, Birds-of-a-Feather sessions are many to many communication and… Continue reading TechEd BOF Session: Strategies for Moving Your Microsoft Visual Basic 6 Investments to .NET

Webcast: Migrating Your Visual Basic 6 Investments to .NET

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I’ll be doing my first webcast tomorrow with Beth Massi on VB 6.0 to .NET integration and migration. Visual Basic (VB) 6 was used by millions of developers world-wide to build applications ranging from thousands to millions of lines of code representing significant organizational investments. The path from VB 6 to .NET has not always… Continue reading Webcast: Migrating Your Visual Basic 6 Investments to .NET

"How Do I" Videos on the VB Developer Center

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The VB Team has added about 50 “How Do I” videos to the VB Developer Center. The topics include Forms over Data, Windows Development, Office Development, Security, and so on. Most of the videos are 20 minutes or less so there a great way to get up to speed on a topic really quickly. You can… Continue reading "How Do I" Videos on the VB Developer Center