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Visual Basic 2008


Our Visual Basic 2008 test measures your knowledge of programming with VB using the VB 2008 framework. Designed for experienced programmers, this test includes the following topics: .NET Framework, Application Development, Classes and Objects, Data Access, Language Core, Methods and Handlers, and Security.

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Test Outline

.NET Framework
Binary and XML Serialization
COM Interop
Garbage Collection and Object Lifetime
Application Development
Configuration and Compatibility
Globalization And Localization
Web Applications
Web Services
Window Presentation Foundation
Windows Forms
Classes and Objects
Generic Types
Inheritance and Interfaces
Type Definition & Members
Data Access
.NET Framework Data Providers
ADO Structures
ADO.NET Patterns
Provider Independent Model
Language Core
Assemblies, Namespaces and Modules
Collections and Arrays
Variables, Data Types, and Operators
Methods and Handlers
Control Flow
Error Handling
Events and Delegates
Functions and Procedures
Code Access Security
Role-Based Security
Web Application Security