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Introduction to Strings in Visual Basic 

This section describes the basic concepts behind using strings in Visual Basic.

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String Basics in Visual Basic

Introduces the basic concepts behind using strings and string variables.

Types of String Manipulation Methods in Visual Basic

Introduces several different ways to analyze and manipulate strings.

Nothing and Strings in Visual Basic

Describes how the Visual Basic runtime and the .NET Framework evaluate Nothing differently when it comes to strings.

How Culture Affects Strings in Visual Basic

Discusses how Visual Basic uses culture information to perform string conversions and comparisons.

Zero-based vs. One-based String Access in Visual Basic

Compares how Visual Basic and the .NET Framework provide access to the characters in a string.

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