VB 6.0 Make a shutdown, restart, logout program

A quick tutorial on how to make a program that can log you out, restart your computer and shut it down, you can use this as a system control thing, or you can make a prank out of this so that it will shut your friends computers down or whatever. Sorry that there is no… Continue reading VB 6.0 Make a shutdown, restart, logout program

Understanding Variable Scope and Duration in Visual Basic 6

Variable Scope The scope of a variable determines where you can access that variable in your code. If a variable is in scope you can read or set it’s value. If it is out of scope you will not be able to access it. There are three types of scope for variables in Visual Basic:… Continue reading Understanding Variable Scope and Duration in Visual Basic 6

When it is crunch time: Migrating from Visual Basic 6 to Visual Basic .Net/2005

Abstract As a Visual Basic 6.0 programmer, what is the roadmap forward for your applications? As Visual Basic 6.0 becomes ‘deprecated technology’ what will you do with your enterprise class applications written in Visual Basic 6.0. This article is the musings of a developer that has been looking at migrating existing enterprise-class Visual Basic 6.0… Continue reading When it is crunch time: Migrating from Visual Basic 6 to Visual Basic .Net/2005