Delegates in Visual Basic
A delegate is a form of object-oriented function pointer that allows a function to be invoked indirectly by way of a reference to the function. Delegates can be used to hook up event handlers and pass a procedure from one procedure to another.
In This Section
Delegates and the AddressOf Operator
Provides an introduction to delegates and how they are used.
How to: Invoke a Delegate Method
Provides an example that shows how to associate a method with a delegate and then invoke that method through the delegate.
How to: Pass Procedures to Another Procedure in Visual Basic
Demonstrates how to use delegates to pass one procedure to another procedure.