Introduction to VB - Visual Basic 6.0
Students will learn how to use Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6) to develop Windows applications.
- Cost: Price on application
- Duration: 3 Days
- This course is not available as part of our public schedule but can be provided on a customised client specific basis.
Basic IT skills and ideally and some programming experience.
What is Visual Basic?
Steps to create an application
Setting properties of objects
Introduction to controls
Object-based, event-driven programming
The Code Editor
Using the Object Browser to view properties and methods of objects
Statements and functions
Showing and hiding forms
Order of events
Startup and end of applications
Scope and lifetime of variables
Arrays and user-defined types
Introduction to procedures
Arguments and parameters
Named arguments and optional arguements
Creating and coding menus
Custom pop-up menus
An introduction to error handlers
The package and development Wizard
Data access using the Data Form Wizard and the data control
An introduction to ActiveX controls within VB6