unable to see visual basic code when file opened in Visual Studio 2015

Hi,
I have a Visual Basic application housed in a folder.
I am trying to open this application in Visual Studio 2015 so I can examine the Visual Basic code but I cannot see any code when I try to open the exe file
any help appreciated
blossomparkAsked:
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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
The exe file is a compiled version of the code. You cannot get the original code from it.  You need a disassembler to get back some code but you will never be able to get the exact code that was written.

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/framework/tools/ildasm-exe-il-disassembler
https://www.telerik.com/products/decompiler.aspx
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blossomparkAuthor Commented:
thanks for clearing that up Eric :-)
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