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Visual FoxPro

Visual FoxPro is a relational database with an object-oriented programming environment from Microsoft that comes with prewritten classes. Visual FoxPro is part of Microsoft's Visual Studio suite of products.

Visual FoxPro is relatively easy to learn and fast for developing reusable code. A programmer can write code to access a FoxPro database or as well as to connect to such databases as SQL Server and Oracle. Microsoft says that there are at least 500,000 developers using FoxPro.

This was last updated in September 2005
Posted by: Margaret Rouse

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