ICTL for Secondary School - Visual Basic Express Module
1.0 What is Microsoft Visual Basic Express 2005?
Visual Basic Express is a programming language for the Windows operating system. You cancreate various applications for your school or for your daily activities. Though it simple, it can bepowerful. That is why Visual Basic Express is widely used in business, training andentertainment.
2.0 Why use Microsoft Visual Basic Express 2005?
Other reasons of using Microsoft Visual Basic Express 2005 are:
It is free to download and use!
We can create standalone Windows programs royalty free.
Full tutorial and many example programs are provided online.
It has large online community.
It uses Graphical User Interface (GUI).
It uses drag and drop interface designer.
It has interactive development environment.
It is easy to carry out debugging.
3.0 What will you produce using Microsoft Visual Basic Express 2005?
It is hope that at the end of this lesson, you will be able to produce a simple program thatconsists of Your Biodata. In your program you will learn how to create a program that has yourphoto, your particulars and how to create a user log in that uses password. In doing so, you willexperience using simple coding in Microsoft Visual Basic Express 2005.
3.0 Getting started with Microsoft Visual Basic Express 2005