Visual Basic 2008 / 2010

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Dictionary  - Visual Basic 2008 / 2010

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This tutorial will show you how to make a dictionary:

The dictionary will allow the user to enter an English word, and get the definition in English.

Open Visual Basic 2008 Express Edition. (If you don't have the program click here to download it for free.)

Click on Project next to Create:

Click on Windows Form Application, and name the project "Your name's Dictionary" and then click Ok.

Change the text property of the form to "your name's dictionary".

Add a label, textbox and a button to the form. Change the text of the label to Word, and change the text of the button to Search.

Add another text box to the form and change it's property to Multiline:

Resize the textbox you just added and add a label above it. Change the label text to Definition:

Add a listbox to the form and place it like the picture below:






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