Converting a VB 6.0 project to VB 2010

Amar Bhusanur 0 Reputation points

What steps do I need to take in order to convert my Visual Basic 6.0 project to VB 2010? Are there any tools or resources that can help me with this process?

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  1. S.Sengupta 13,711 Reputation points MVP

    Migrating a VB6 project to .NET with Visual Studio 2010 is not a trivial task..

    You'll need VS 2008.

    Kindly go through the following:

    VB6 migrating to .Net with Visual Studio 2010

    The post suggests that the migration wizard in Visual Studio 2010 is not much better than the one in Visual Studio 2008. The post also recommends using third-party migration tools such as Artinsoft’s Visual Basic Upgrade Companion or

  2. Jiachen Li-MSFT 22,021 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    Hi @Amar Bhusanur ,

    Please check if the following guide helps.

    Upgrading Visual Basic 6.0 Applications to Visual Basic .NET and Visual Basic 2005

    Best Regards.

    Jiachen Li

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