Visual Basic Sample Applications
In the Visual Basic documentation, a sample is a Visual Basic project you can load into Visual Studio and run. An example is a small block of code that demonstrates a single, limited programming task. A snippet is a block of code that is inserted in the Code Editor using the IntelliSense Code Snippet feature.
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Visual Basic Application Samples
These samples demonstrate project, user, and assembly tasks.
These samples demonstrate data access.
Visual Basic Language Samples
These samples demonstrate Visual Basic language concepts.
Visual Basic Security Samples
These samples demonstrate security tasks.
Visual Basic Server Component Samples
These samples demonstrate applications that interact with Windows operating-system components.
Visual Basic Windows Forms Samples
These samples demonstrate Windows Forms applications.
How to: Install and Troubleshoot Database Components for Samples
Explains how to install the sample databases used in the samples.
Visual Basic Coding Conventions
Describes the coding guidelines used to create the samples.
Visual Basic IntelliSense Code Snippets
Blocks of code that you can insert directly into the Code Editor.
Applications written using the .NET Framework.
These samples highlight particular features of the .NET Framework.
These samples demonstrate various LINQ technologies.