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When you use a ReDim statement on an array in a Microsoft Visual Basic .NET application, your application may quit unexpectedly.
This behavior is caused by a garbage collection bug in the Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1.
Service pack information
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for the Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1. For more information about the Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
885055 How to obtain Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 Service Pack 1
318785 Determine whether service packs are installed on the .NET Framework
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.