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The following Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 project types do not have a Visual Basic .NET equivalent:
Because Visual Basic .NET is built on a new architecture, Visual Basic 6.0 Web features either are no longer supported or have changed substantially.
Visual Basic 6.0 includes several features that allow you to program for the Web:
In Visual Basic 6.0, IIS applications use the Active Server Pages (ASP) model to create applications that run on Internet Information Services. Under the .NET architecture, you can use Web Forms to create applications and Extensible Markup Language (XML) Web services to create components. With these new ASP.NET technologies, you can program for the Web similar to how you program for Windows in Visual Basic 6.0.
NOTE: WebClass projects will be upgraded to an ASP.NET Web application with a future release of the Visual Basic Upgrade Wizard.
Visual Basic .NET allows you to create Windows Forms controls that you can download to Web pages. You can also use existing ActiveX controls in your Visual Basic .NET applications. The Visual Basic .NET Windows Control Library project type replaces the Visual Basic 6.0 ActiveX Control project type.
You can install both Visual Basic .NET and Visual Basic 6.0 on the same computer and run them at the same time. You can also install and run applications that are written in Visual Basic .NET and Visual Basic 6.0 on the same computer.
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