Fundamentals of
Visual Basic

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Lesson 22. Object Basics

In this lesson you will learn:

  • How to access the system objects
  • What distinguishes a class from an object
  • When to shortcut code with With...End blocks
  • How to create your own collections
  • Why OLE automation gives your application tremendous power
  • How to make Word work from inside Visual Basic

Reading Assignments

Read the following sections from your free online textbook:

Expand The System Objects
Expand Program Objects
Expand Using Collections and Object Arrays
Expand Introduction to OLE Automation

Learning Activities

  1. Use this search box to refine and expand your understanding of new terms and concepts in the reading assignments.

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