.NET Framework Reference Information (Visual Basic)
Updated: July 20, 2015
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This topic provides links to information about how to work with the .NET Framework class library.
Provides a comprehensive overview of the .NET Framework and links to additional resources.
Class Library Overview
Introduces the classes, interfaces, and value types that help expedite and optimize the development process and provide access to system functionality.
Provides a guide to all key technology areas and tasks for application development, including creating, configuring, debugging, securing, and deploying your application. This topic also provides information about dynamic programming, interoperability, extensibility, memory management, and threading.
Describes the tools that you can use to develop, configure, and deploy applications by using .NET Framework technologies.
.NET Framework Samples
Provides links to sample applications that demonstrate .NET Framework technologies.
.NET Framework Class Library
Provides syntax, code examples, and related information for each class in the .NET Framework namespaces.