How to use this tool?

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

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

Key differences between VB.NET and Crystal

SyntaxVB.NET uses a syntax similar to the BASIC programming language, with keywords and statements that are easy to read and understand.Crystal uses a syntax inspired by Ruby, with a focus on simplicity and readability. It uses keywords and symbols to define code blocks and expressions.
ParadigmVB.NET is primarily an object-oriented programming language, supporting concepts such as classes, inheritance, and polymorphism.Crystal is a statically-typed, object-oriented programming language that also supports metaprogramming and concurrency.
TypingVB.NET is a statically-typed language, meaning that variable types are checked at compile-time.Crystal is also a statically-typed language, but it also supports type inference, allowing for more concise code.
PerformanceVB.NET is known for its good performance, especially when used with the .NET framework.Crystal is designed to be fast and efficient, with a focus on performance. It compiles to native code, which helps in achieving high performance.
Libraries and frameworksVB.NET has a wide range of libraries and frameworks available, especially when used with the .NET framework.Crystal has a growing ecosystem of libraries and frameworks, although it may not have as many options as more established languages.
Community and supportVB.NET has a large and active community, with plenty of resources and support available.Crystal has a smaller community compared to more popular languages, but it is growing steadily. There are resources and support available, but they may be more limited.
Learning curveVB.NET has a relatively low learning curve, especially for developers familiar with BASIC or other .NET languages.Crystal has a moderate learning curve, especially for developers familiar with Ruby or other similar languages.