Solved

VB .NET 2003 Compile Languages

Posted on 2004-03-23
6
148 Views
Last Modified: 2010-05-01
Is there a way to make your project compile without the use of the .NET Framework, etc, so it is just a stripped down, very basic app?

Well just so it compiles like VB6 did.

(Using Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003 Enterprise Architect)

Regards.
0
Comment
Question by:Kane00
6 Comments
 
LVL 69

Expert Comment

by:Éric Moreau
ID: 10656480
In short, No. When you are using a .Net language, you commit to the .Net FrameWork!
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:Xentor_
ID: 10657050
Sorry... The framework is Microsoft's way of saying "All your programs are belong to .NET"

</horrible-allyourbase-joke>
0
 
LVL 44

Expert Comment

by:Arthur_Wood
ID: 10657288
since EVERYTHING in .NET is an Object, and thus Inherits from System.Object, the ENTIRE .NET Framework of a classes is ultimately involved, even in what appears to be a 'very basic app'.

AW
0
Maximize Your Threat Intelligence Reporting

Reporting is one of the most important and least talked about aspects of a world-class threat intelligence program. Here’s how to do it right.

 

Author Comment

by:Kane00
ID: 10664518
Well thanks for your help.

I have established that I need to go back to VB6 to work on my app.

Another question then: Can I have both versions of VB installed at once, without any conflicts?
0
 
LVL 69

Accepted Solution

by:
Éric Moreau earned 50 total points
ID: 10666054
>>I have established that I need to go back to VB6 to work on my app.

You will have to distribute VB run time as well!


>>Can I have both versions of VB installed at once, without any conflicts?

Yes.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Kane00
ID: 10666078
Ok well great. I think I've got everything I needed to know now. Never mind about the VB run time, all the PCs at work have it installed.

Thanks a lot,
Kane00.
0

Featured Post

Do You Know the 4 Main Threat Actor Types?

Do you know the main threat actor types? Most attackers fall into one of four categories, each with their own favored tactics, techniques, and procedures.

Join & Write a Comment

Introduction While answering a recent question (http://www.experts-exchange.com/Q_27402310.html) in the VB classic zone, I wrote some VB code in the (Office) VBA environment, rather than fire up my older PC.  I didn't post completely correct code o…
This article describes some techniques which will make your VBA or Visual Basic Classic code easier to understand and maintain, whether by you, your replacement, or another Experts-Exchange expert.
Get people started with the process of using Access VBA to control Outlook using automation, Microsoft Access can control other applications. An example is the ability to programmatically talk to Microsoft Outlook. Using automation, an Access applic…
Show developers how to use a criteria form to limit the data that appears on an Access report. It is a common requirement that users can specify the criteria for a report at runtime. The easiest way to accomplish this is using a criteria form that a…

758 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

25 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now