Fundamentals of
Visual Basic

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Lesson 12. Dialog Box Basics

In this lesson you will learn:

  • What the Common Dialog Box control does
  • How to distinguish between dialog boxes
  • Where to prepare the dialog box's design-time properties
  • How to use named literals to display a font selection
  • How consistent dialog boxes make users comfortable

Reading Assignments

Read the following sections from your free online textbook:

Expand What the Common Dialog Box Does
Expand Adding the Common Dialog Box Control
Expand Generating Common Dialog Boxes
Expand The Common Dialog Box Methods
Expand Adding the File Dialog Boxes
Expand The Color Dialog Box
Expand The Font Dialog Box
Expand The Printer Dialog Box

Learning Activities

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