How to use this tool?

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

Key differences between VB.NET and Lua

SyntaxVB.NET uses a syntax similar to the BASIC programming language, with keywords and statements.Lua uses a simple and lightweight syntax, with a focus on simplicity and ease of use.
ParadigmVB.NET is primarily an object-oriented programming language, but also supports procedural and functional programming.Lua is a multi-paradigm language, supporting procedural, functional, and data-driven programming.
TypingVB.NET is a statically-typed language, meaning that variable types are checked at compile-time.Lua is a dynamically-typed language, meaning that variable types are checked at runtime.
PerformanceVB.NET is a compiled language, which can result in high performance.Lua is an interpreted language, which may result in lower performance compared to compiled languages.
Libraries and frameworksVB.NET has a wide range of libraries and frameworks available, including the .NET Framework.Lua has a smaller set of libraries and frameworks compared to VB.NET, but still has a decent collection for various purposes.
Community and supportVB.NET has a large and active community, with extensive support and resources available.Lua has a smaller community compared to VB.NET, but still has active forums and resources for support.
Learning curveVB.NET has a moderate learning curve, especially for beginners with no prior programming experience.Lua has a relatively low learning curve, with a simple syntax and easy-to-understand concepts.