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[Discussion] Reusing VB code inside a big project

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Hello, everybody.
I would like to open this question in form of a discussion / survey, more than an ask for help.

This is my point: how do you provide a vay of reusing the VB code in your "large" projects? I'll try to explain what I mean: often, I see that I need the same "piece of code" in different places in the project, with the same behaviour, but pointing to some different data.
For instance, I my recent application I need a "log viewer" that is able to show the contents of the log file, to reorder items, to filter them... etc. That's no problem, but I need the "same code" in different places (i.e. in different forms) pointing to different log files (that is: with different data).

Here is the question: how would you solve that?

1. creating an usercontrol private to the project?
2. creating a "wrapper" class around that particular piece of code?
3. using the Implements keyword?
4. ...other?

Any comment, pointer to another discussion, or article is welcome.

Thanks everybody,
Marco
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