Samples and Resources: Getting Started Quickly
If you are already familiar with Visual Basic and just want to get started, some sample applications and other programming resources are available on the MSDN Web site. Most samples are fully functional applications that you can use as is, or you can analyze the code and modify them to suit your needs.
Visual Basic samples and resources are available for downloading on the Samples and Resources page of the MSDN Web site. After you install a sample application, you can find it on the Start menu.