Package & Deployment Wizard

Introduction

Once you have created your VB program, you need a way to distribute it to your users. You could create your own setup program, or purchase a third party program to do it for you. However, the first would be very time consuming, and the second would be very expensive.

An alternative option is the Package & Deployment wizard that is bundled with Visual Basic. It allows you to create a setup program for your application in a few minutes. It is not amazingly flexible, but is fine for most basic applications. This tutorial will show you how to use it.

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James first started this website when learning Visual Basic back in 1999 whilst studying his GCSEs. The site grew steadily over the years while being run as a hobby - to a regular monthly audien...

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