Asked by: Porfiria Obach
asked in category: General Last Updated: 1st June, 2020

Can I install vb6 on Windows 10 64 bit?

Re: Installing the VB6 IDE on Windows 10 - 64 bit.
Once the VB6 IDE is initially installed, you should immediately install the VB6 Cumulative Service Pack 6 (SP6). It's still available from Microsoft and can be downloaded here.

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Keeping this in view, can I install vb6 on Windows 10?

It was released in 1998 and is now replaced by Visual Basic . NET (VB.NET). Even though VB6 is outdated, the programs created and compiled with VB6 can still work with the latest Windows operating systems which is why you can still find people attempting to install VB6 on Windows 10.

Likewise, can I run Visual Basic on Windows 10? Microsoft hasn't released a fix for Visual Basic on Windows 10 version 1903, but it has added a note that a "solution will be available in late August". The update will be available through the Microsoft Update Catalog, Windows Update, Microsoft Update, and WSUS.

Likewise, how do I download vb6 on Windows 10?

Installing Visual Basic/Studio 6 on Windows 10

  1. Remove Any Remnants of VB6/VS6. If you're like me, you probably tried to install Visual Basic 6 on your computer the old fashioned way.
  2. Prepare Your Files. Now, we need to get all of our files in place.
  3. Install Visual Basic/Studio.
  4. Install the MSDN Library.
  5. Install Service Pack 6.
  6. A Few More Steps.

Is vb6 compatible with Windows 10?

Yes the VB6 programming language will still work under Windows 10. Microsoft have just said “Windows 10 is designed to run Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 software programs. And yes, everyone's favorite VB6 Runtime will continue to work, too. The Microsoft support statement for the VB6 programming language is here …

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