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Visual Basic Command-Line Tools

Visual Studio 2008

This section covers the Visual Basic command-line compiler and Keyword Upgrade tool.

Visual Basic Compiler

Provides information about the command-line compiler, which provides an alternative to compiling programs from within the Visual Studio integrated development environment (IDE).

Visual Basic Keyword Upgrade Tool

The Keyword Upgrade command-line tool converts Visual Basic source files that are valid in Visual Basic .NET 2002 and 2003 to valid Visual Basic 2005 files.