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What are the benefits of using internal vs. private or vice versa

The reason I ask is that I realized that I can use internal on constants and Win32 imports and was wondering the actual difference between the two and benefits of each.
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Gautham JanardhanCommented:
internal variable/methods can be accesed by objects in the same assembly.
while private is only acessible in the same class.
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ammotroopAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the info.  That actually makes a lot of sense.  I will now have to start using internal on a lot of applications where I had originally made variables static.  But, I think that internal would actually suit my needs better.
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