Using Visual basic with Wine

Philipp Wollermann phil_wo at
Thu May 8 07:48:04 CDT 2003

Hi Joe,

get the file "Visual Basic Runtime v6.0" from
Direct link would be
I haven't tested this site, but this appears to be the correct version. If
in doubt install the ones for VB5.0, 4.0 and 3.0 too.

If these setups don't work, then reply to me or this list, I'll download
them and repack them into a .ZIP for you.


> On Thursday 08 May 2003 02.14, Joe Dufresne wrote:
> > the program I need to run is using VB code.  I tried running it with the
> > version of wine included with my CD's.  that gave me an error that it
> > couldn't find the required .dll's, so I went searching, and found the
> > wine faq, which said to get vbrun60.dll.  I couldn't find this file, the
> > closest was vbrun60.exe off of MS's web site, but this wouldn't install
> > either.
> Couldn't vbrun60.exe be a self-extract archive?
> In that case you need to run vbrun60.exe to get the vbrun60.dll.

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