This article will explain the keyword “Dim” which is the C#’s var keyword equivalent in VB.NET .
In one of my previous blog posts , I explained about 5 things that you cannot do with a Local Type Inference in C# which explained about the use of the Var keyword in C#.
If you are looking for a var keyword in VB.NET , this blog post is for you .
The VB.NET has the keyword Dim which works similar to the var keyword in C3 for local type inference . In this case , you need to enable the Option Infer and Option Infer for the local type inference to work correctly.
Public Class Form1 Private Sub Form1_Load(sender As Object, e As EventArgs) Handles MyBase.Load Dim s = "Welcome to Ginktage.com" MessageBox.Show(s.GetType().ToString()) End Sub End Class