VB6 vs VB.NET controls

This section describes the differences between VB6 and .NET controls and the problems you can find in migrating VB6 applications with user-interface. The differences that are common to most controls are described in the Controls (general) section.

For a list of differences between VB6 and VB.NET language, see here.

Controls (general)

Form object

MDIForm object

UserControl object

Menu control

Label control

TextBox control

CheckBox and OptionButton controls

CommandButton control

ListBox control

ComboBox control

Frame control

PictureBox control

Image control

HScrollBar and VScrollBar controls

DriveListBox control

DirListBox control

FileListBox control

Timer control

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