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Code Advisor for Visual Basic 6.0

  • Published:
  • Version: 1.1
  • Category: Application
  • Language: English

This application plugs-in to Visual Basic 6.0 to analyze your code and suggest possible improvements.

  • If you are programming in Visual Basic 6.0 and planning to move to Visual Basic .NET, then the Visual Basic 6.0 Code Advisor is for you.

    The Code Advisor for Visual Basic 6 is an add-in used to review your code to ensure that it meets predetermined coding standards. The coding standards are based on best practices developed by Microsoft to produce robust and easy-to-maintain code.


Status: Live

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code advisor for visual basic 6.exe
SHA1: 9235c8973d047ad56d7971e32fdabed15e001c93
4.04 MB

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System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows NT, Windows XP

  • In order to install the Code Advisor, you must be running Windows® 98 or later, Internet Explorer 6.0 or later, and Visual Basic 6.0. Note that the Code Advisor relies on the VBScript and MSXML components distributed in Internet Explorer 6.0. Internet Explorer is not required to be the default browser.

Installation Instructions

  • Download this executable to your local machine and double click it to install the add-in into your Visual Basic 6.0 environment.

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