An introduction to the ActiveX controls \u2014 formerly called OLE controls \u2014 included with the Visual Basic Professional and Enterprise editions. Start here for general information, scenarios of real-life uses, and code. Included in the Component Tools Guide.
A guide to enhancing functionality provided by Visual Basic by calling functions in dynamic-link libraries
(DLLs). Through DLLs, you can access the thousands of procedures that form the backbone of the
Microsoft Windows operating system, as well as routines written in other languages. Included in the
An introduction to creating applications that can run on the Internet or an intranet, presenting HTML
pages inside forms-based applications, and deploying these applications and other ActiveX components on
the Web. Included in the Component Tools Guide.
data access technologies.
Provides a complete reference for features available in all editions of Visual Basic. Includes sections on the
programming language, controls, the development environment, and more.
Describes the sample applications provided with Visual Basic.
Microsoft DAO 3.6
Provides an overview and complete reference for Data Access Objects, a programming model that allows
You may find the following sets of documentation useful; these are located elsewhere in the MSDN library.
Active Server Pages
Provides introductory material about ASP.
Internet Information Services
Internet Information Services are a platform for creating ASP pages and developing Web applications.
Contains information about a variety of technologies that Microsoft has developed to facilitate
information about objects and relationships between them.
Microsoft SQL Server
This toolkit covers Transact-SQL, programming ODBC for SQL, and much more.
Microsoft Transaction Server 2.0
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS) is a component-based transaction processing system for developing,
Microsoft Visual Database Tools
A guide to using the Database Designer and Query Designer to create data-driven applications that rely on