How to use this tool?

This free online converter lets you convert code from Crystal to VB.NET in a click of a button. To use this converter, take the following steps -

  1. Type or paste your Crystal code in the input box.
  2. Click the convert button.
  3. The resulting VB.NET code from the conversion will be displayed in the output box.

Key differences between Crystal and VB.NET

SyntaxCrystal has a syntax similar to Ruby, with a focus on simplicity and readability.VB.NET has a syntax similar to Visual Basic, with a focus on ease of use and readability.
ParadigmCrystal is a statically-typed, object-oriented language with support for metaprogramming.VB.NET is a statically-typed, object-oriented language that supports imperative, declarative, and event-driven programming.
TypingCrystal has static typing with type inference, ensuring type safety at compile-time.VB.NET has static typing, with the option for dynamic typing using the 'Object' type.
PerformanceCrystal is known for its high performance, as it compiles to native code.VB.NET is a compiled language that offers good performance, but may not be as fast as Crystal.
Libraries and frameworksCrystal has a growing ecosystem of libraries and frameworks, but it may not have as many options as more established languages.VB.NET has a wide range of libraries and frameworks available, thanks to its integration with the .NET ecosystem.
Community and supportCrystal has a smaller community compared to more popular languages, but it is growing and has an active community.VB.NET has a large and established community, with extensive support and resources available.
Learning curveCrystal has a moderate learning curve, especially for developers familiar with Ruby or other similar languages.VB.NET has a relatively low learning curve, especially for developers familiar with Visual Basic or other .NET languages.