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Name Visual Basic Project File
Version 1-6
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/1573
Classification Text (Structured)
Description These are project files created by Visual Basic, a software development tool for Windows, which stored project information in a plain text format. The vbp files refer to other resources in the project, including forms (.FRM files) souce code files (.BAS files) and class module files (.CLS extension). Visual Basic software was replaced with Visual Basic.NET, which doesn’t generate .vbp files.
Byte order  
Related file formats None.
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by None.
Supported by None.
Source National Library of Australia / National Library of Australia
Source date 16 Dec 2021
Source description  
Last updated 16 Dec 2021
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