Visual Basic Tutorial: Make a Slot Machine

In this tutorial we will look at how to create a simple slot machine application in visual basic using Visual Studio. We will be using the visual basic programming language to manipulate picture boxes, functions, buttons and labels. Its simpler than it seems. We will show you step by step on how to do it.

Lesson outcomes:

  1. Using functions in visual basic
  2. Using functions to pass in arguments
  3. Manipulating images in picture boxes
  4. Using JPG and GIF in visual basic
  5. Using Timer function to manipulate the animation

Demo:

Download the image resources for this game. 

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Full code for this game is on the next page. Check it out.

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