Welcome to the Visual Basic tutorial. Visual Basic (or VB) is a programming language developed by Microsoft that runs on the .Net Framework. With Visual Basic you can build Windows applications, web applications and Windows phone applications. Programs developed in Visual Basic will only run on a Windows Operating System. Visual Basic is easy to learn, fun and powerful!
The current tutorials are all tested with Visual Studio 2010 / 12 and use the .NetFramework 4. Version 4.5 will be able to support .NetFramework 4.