Get started with Visual Basic
This section of the documentation helps you get started with Visual Basic application development.
Get started with Visual Basic and .NET Core
What's new for Visual Basic Lists new features in each of the versions of Visual Basic .NET.
Additional Resources for Visual Basic Programmers Provides a list of Web sites and newsgroups that can help you find answers to common problems.
Get Visual Basic Provides download links for Visual Studio versions that come with Visual Basic support, including free versions.
Object-Oriented Programming Provides links to pages that introduce object-oriented programming and describe how to create your own objects and how to use objects to simplify your coding.
Samples Provides links to sample code in Visual Basic.
Walkthroughs Provides a list of Help pages that demonstrate aspects of the Visual Basic language.
Feedback options for Visual Studio Covers how to receive support and give feedback.
Visual Studio Provides links into the Visual Studio documentation.
C# Provides links into the documentation on application development with Visual C#.
Visual C++ Provides links into the Visual C++ documentation.
Office and SharePoint Development Provides information about using Microsoft Office and Visual Studio as part of a business application.