Dave Doknjas <dave_doknjas@yahoo.ca> had this to say:

> I'm converting apps that I've written, so I should have some
> advantage (right?)

Not necessarily. What does VB.NET allow your apps to do that VB6
doesn't? The answer to that one question will go a long way towards
addressing the concerns you've raised in your post.

> This doesn't make MS look very good.

Microsoft has enough money to afford the occasional black eye. I'm
sure people like you and I do not. With that in mind, you really need
to rethink your reasons for upgrading. It does not follow that just
because you *can* upgrade that you *must* upgrade.

"If you want to be somebody else change your mind"