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Visual Basic Conventions

Enterprise Architect supports the round trip engineering of Visual Basic 5 and 6, where these conventions are used.

Visual Basic .NET is supported as a different language.

Stereotypes

Stereotype

Applies To

See also

global

Attribute

Corresponds To: The 'Global' keyword.

import

Operation

Corresponds To: An operation to be imported from another library.

property get

Operation

Corresponds To: A property 'get'.

property set

Operation

Corresponds To: A property 'set'.

property let

Operation

Corresponds To: A property 'let'.

with events

Attribute

Corresponds To: The 'WithEvents' keyword.

Tagged Values

Tag

Applies To

See also

Alias

Operation with stereotype import

Corresponds To: The alias for this imported operation.

attribute_name

Operation with stereotype property get, property set or property let

Corresponds To: The name of the variable behind this property.

Lib

Operation with stereotype import

Corresponds To: The library this import comes from.

New

Attribute

Corresponds To: The 'new' keyword.

Other Conventions

  • The value of in for the Kind property of a parameter corresponds to the ByVal keyword
  • The value of inout or out for the Kind property of a parameter corresponds to the ByRef keyword

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