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Microsoft Visual Basic.net Deluxe Learning Edition

Hi Gang,
I saw this for sale online: Microsoft Visual Basic.NET Deluxe Learning
Edition Version 2003. I'm wondering is the CD that's bundled with the
learning edition just a digitized version of the book or is it an
interactive tutorial?
Thanks,
Christian Blackburn
Nov 20 '05 #1
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Even better... the CD comes with an actual version of Visual Basic .Net,
"Visual Basic .Net Standard Edition," that you can use for coding. It isn't
as full-featured as a $600 copy of Visual Studio Professional, but it's more
than adequate for getting started.


"Christian Blackburn" <Christian_Blackburn@Damn@Sp**@Hotmail.com> wrote in
message news:ez**************@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
Hi Gang,
I saw this for sale online: Microsoft Visual Basic.NET Deluxe Learning
Edition Version 2003. I'm wondering is the CD that's bundled with the
learning edition just a digitized version of the book or is it an
interactive tutorial?
Thanks,
Christian Blackburn

Nov 20 '05 #2
* "Christian Blackburn" <Christian_Blackburn@Damn@Sp**@Hotmail.com> scripsit:
I saw this for sale online: Microsoft Visual Basic.NET Deluxe Learning
Edition Version 2003. I'm wondering is the CD that's bundled with the
learning edition just a digitized version of the book or is it an
interactive tutorial?


AFAIK it's a learning version of VB.NET, but I would ask the people in
the shop.

--
Herfried K. Wagner
MVP VB Classic, VB.NET
<http://www.mvps.org/dotnet>

<http://www.plig.net/nnq/nquote.html>
Nov 20 '05 #3
No, it's the Standard Edition of Visual Basic .NET 2003.
http://www.microsoft.com/mspress/books/6700.asp

AFAIK, Microsoft no longer has a true "learning edition" of Visual Basic
(unlike VB6 and earlier) -- Standard Edition is comparable to the earlier
Learning Editions.
"Herfried K. Wagner [MVP]" <hi***************@gmx.at> wrote in message
news:bo*************@ID-208219.news.uni-berlin.de...
* "Christian Blackburn" <Christian_Blackburn@Damn@Sp**@Hotmail.com>

scripsit:
I saw this for sale online: Microsoft Visual Basic.NET Deluxe Learning
Edition Version 2003. I'm wondering is the CD that's bundled with the
learning edition just a digitized version of the book or is it an
interactive tutorial?


AFAIK it's a learning version of VB.NET, but I would ask the people in
the shop.

--
Herfried K. Wagner
MVP VB Classic, VB.NET
<http://www.mvps.org/dotnet>

<http://www.plig.net/nnq/nquote.html>

Nov 20 '05 #4
Hi Gang,
That's good to hear. Microsoft has really gotten reasonable for their
student pricing it will surely pay off by having a large skilled community
of Microsoft-based programmers. A student can get Visual Studio.NET 2003
Pro for only $100. Isn't that a bargain? Thanks for all the help guys.
Cheers,
Christian

"Robert Jacobson" <rj**********************@nospam.com> wrote in message
news:ee****************@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
No, it's the Standard Edition of Visual Basic .NET 2003.
http://www.microsoft.com/mspress/books/6700.asp

AFAIK, Microsoft no longer has a true "learning edition" of Visual Basic
(unlike VB6 and earlier) -- Standard Edition is comparable to the earlier
Learning Editions.
"Herfried K. Wagner [MVP]" <hi***************@gmx.at> wrote in message
news:bo*************@ID-208219.news.uni-berlin.de...
* "Christian Blackburn" <Christian_Blackburn@Damn@Sp**@Hotmail.com>

scripsit:
I saw this for sale online: Microsoft Visual Basic.NET Deluxe Learning Edition Version 2003. I'm wondering is the CD that's bundled with the
learning edition just a digitized version of the book or is it an
interactive tutorial?


AFAIK it's a learning version of VB.NET, but I would ask the people in
the shop.

--
Herfried K. Wagner
MVP VB Classic, VB.NET
<http://www.mvps.org/dotnet>

<http://www.plig.net/nnq/nquote.html>


Nov 20 '05 #5

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