History of Visual Basic: Microsoft's Brainchild
Purpose of Visual Basic: Rapid Application Development
Applications of Visual Basic: Windows Desktop Applications
Visual Basic is predominantly used for creating Windows desktop applications that have a graphical user interface. Its simplicity and ease of use make it ideal for developers who are new to programming or who need to quickly prototype and develop applications.
With Visual Basic, developers can create a wide range of applications, including business software, database applications, utilities, and educational tools. Its integration with Microsoft technologies and libraries, such as the .NET framework, allows for seamless development and access to an extensive set of resources.
Visual Basic Example: Creating a Simple Visual Basic Application
Public Class Form1
Private Sub Button1_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Button1.Click