VBCodeProvider Class

Provides access to instances of the Visual Basic code generator and code compiler.

Namespace: Microsoft.VisualBasic
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

public ref class VBCodeProvider : public CodeDomProvider
public class VBCodeProvider extends CodeDomProvider
public class VBCodeProvider extends CodeDomProvider

This class provides methods that can be used to retrieve instances of the Visual Basic ICodeGenerator and ICodeCompiler implementations.

The following example uses either the C# or Visual Basic code provider to compile a source file. The example checks the input file extension and uses the corresponding CSharpCodeProvider or VBCodeProvider for compilation. The input file is compiled into an executable file, and any compilation errors are displayed to the console.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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