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Visual Basic 6.0 Fundamentals Course

Visual Basic 6.0 Fundamentals Course

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Visual Basic 6.0 Fundamentals Course

3 Sessions -
9 Hours of Interactive Training

In the Visual Basic 6.0 Fundamentals course from LearnKey, expert Jim Fagundes teaches you how to create software applications. For those with some programming experience, this comprehensive training series provides instruction on the fundamentals of application development and will be your first step toward mastering Visual Basic 6.0.Prerequisites: Previous programming experience helpful.

Benefits
  • Increase earning potential with technical mastery
  • Enhance employment opportunities with technical knowledge
  • Gain new skills in a useful, productive manner

About The Author
Jim Fagundes is an accomplished IT administrator and consultant who has been working in the systems integration field in northern California since 1989. He has instructed courses for Microsoft and Novell as well as presenting custom courses concerning the integration of both disciplines. Jim is a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), a Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD), and a Certified Novell Engineer (CNE).

Session 1

Section A: Introduction

  • Overview
  • VB Skills
  • Skill Requirements
  • Visual Studio
  • Installation
  • Event-driven

Section B: Design Environment

  • Integrated Environment
  • MDI vs. SDI
  • Add a Project
  • What is a Project?
  • What is a Form?

Section C: Controls / Properties

  • Properties
  • Standard Properties
  • Standard Controls
  • Set Form Properties
  • Add / Edit Controls
  • Add Code
  • Run Event

Section D: Text Box

  • Text Box Overview
  • Special Properties
  • Events / Methods
  • Add Text Box
  • Edit Properties
  • Add / Edit Commands

Section E: Variables / Constraints

  • Overview
  • Variable Types
  • Variable Names
  • Variable Creation
  • Immediate Mode
  • Forms

Section F: String Manipulations

  • Overview
  • Left$ / Right$
  • Mid$ / Len
  • Trim / Instr
  • Concatenation

Section G: Conditional Statements

  • Overview
  • If - Then - Else
  • Case Statement
  • Conditional Statement

Section H: Project Example 1

  • Hangman Game
  • Add Controls
  • Add Conditions
  • Add Variables
  • Add Additional Variables

Session 2

Section A: Creating a Loop

  • Overview
  • Do Loop
  • Create a Loop
  • Move the Condition
  • For...Next Loop

Section B: Arrays

  • Array Overview
  • One-dimensional Array
  • Multidimensional Array
  • Create a Single Array
  • Create an Array Loop
  • Edit Array
  • Array Usage

Section C: Additional Controls

  • Overview
  • Option / Checkbox
  • Scroll bar / Frame
  • Create Controls
  • Code Controls
  • Create / Code Scroll bar

Section D: Project Example 2

  • Apply New Tools
  • Form Properties / Code
  • Command Code
  • SetFocus

Section E: Procedures and Functions

  • Procedures
  • Create a Procedure
  • Create a Subroutine
  • Functions
  • Create a Function
  • Value Function

Section F: Variable / Procedure

  • Variable Declaration
  • Local Variable
  • Global / Public Variable
  • Function Declaration
  • Create Module

Section G: Debugging

  • Overview
  • Tools and Methods
  • Set a Breakpoint
  • Add Watch
  • Step Into
  • Call Stack

Section H: Project Example 3

  • Enhance Project
  • Create Function
  • Create Procedures

Session 3

Section A: Graphic Techniques

  • Picture Control
  • Image / Shape Control
  • Using Shape Control
  • Using Picture Control
  • Using Image Control
  • Load Programmatically

Section B: Additional Controls

  • List Box / Combo Box
  • Timer
  • Adding a List Box
  • Adding Options
  • Common Dialog
  • Common Dialog cont.

Section C: File I/O

  • Overview
  • File Access
  • Open / Input Statements
  • Sequential Access
  • Print Subroutine

Section D: Dynamic Link Library

  • Overview
  • C Programming
  • API Calls
  • Functions
  • Run Application

Section E: Database Access

  • Control Types
  • Additional Controls
  • Data Control Properties
  • Bound Control Properties

Section F: Using Menus

  • Menu Editor
  • Using Menu Editor
  • Add a Pop-up Menu

Section G: Field Validation

  • Overview
  • Validation Techniques
  • Change Event
  • Code Validations

Section H: Project Example 4

  • Enhance Project
  • View Enhanced Code
  • Create Executable