How to use this tool?

This free online converter lets you convert code from VB.NET to Fortran 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 Fortran code from the conversion will be displayed in the output box.

Key differences between VB.NET and Fortran

SyntaxVB.NET uses a syntax similar to the BASIC programming language, with a focus on readability and ease of use.Fortran uses a syntax that is more focused on mathematical and scientific computations, with a strong emphasis on array operations.
ParadigmVB.NET is primarily an object-oriented programming language, but it also supports procedural and functional programming paradigms.Fortran is primarily a procedural programming language, but it also supports some object-oriented programming concepts.
TypingVB.NET is a statically-typed language, which means that variable types are checked at compile-time.Fortran is also a statically-typed language, with strong type checking.
PerformanceVB.NET is generally considered to have good performance, but it may not be as efficient as lower-level languages like Fortran.Fortran is known for its high performance, especially in scientific and numerical computations.
Libraries and frameworksVB.NET has a wide range of libraries and frameworks available, including the .NET Framework and various third-party libraries.Fortran has a smaller ecosystem of libraries and frameworks compared to languages like VB.NET, but it still has libraries for scientific and numerical computing.
Community and supportVB.NET has a large and active community, with plenty of online resources and forums for support.Fortran has a smaller community compared to languages like VB.NET, but it still has dedicated users and resources available.
Learning curveVB.NET has a relatively low learning curve, especially for those familiar with BASIC or other .NET languages.Fortran has a steeper learning curve, especially for those without prior experience in scientific or numerical computing.