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Create a Simple Desktop App with VB.NET
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Create a Simple Desktop App with VB.NET

Taught in English

Judy Richardson

Instructor: Judy Richardson

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Beginner level

Recommended experience

2 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning

What you'll learn

  • Discuss the function of the Visual Studio IDE in relation to VB.NET.

  • Create a VB.NET project using Visual Studio.

  • Run and test a VB.NET desktop application in Visual Studio.

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Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Beginner level

Recommended experience

2 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Discuss how VB.NET development works in the Visual Studio IDE as you review VB.NET capabilities.

  2. Open and run an existing VB.NET project as you explore the Visual Studio user interface and project components.

  3. Use Visual Studio to create a new VB.NET project to begin the process of creating a desktop application.

  4. Add controls to a form in a new VB.NET project and modify the properties of those controls.

  5. Write and test the code to add two numbers together and display the result in a VB.NET desktop application.

Recommended experience

Some familiarity with file management is recommended.

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Judy Richardson
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  • Skill-based, hands-on learning

    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

  • Expert guidance

    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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