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Visual Basic
Microsoft Visual Basic is the most popular programming language in the world today. It is a rapid application development language that gives you fast, easy, and intuitive tools to quickly develop Windows applications. Using Visual Basic, you can develop simple utilities or sophisticated applications. Data access features allow you to create databases, front-end applications, and scalable server-side components for most popular database formats.

It lacks the scalability and Internet capabilities found in the C# language. As NuPro moves forward from Microsoft Visual Basic, you may face situation involving the deployment of hybrid applications – that is, applications utilizing components created in both language.

Thankfully, the COM interoperability in .NET allows .NET applications to use COM components created with Visual Basic 6.0; it also allows you to create .NET components that can be called by Visual Basic 6.0 applications.