Web Services with Visual Basic 2005

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


To identify how to create, publish, debug, and deploy XML web services, and to identify how to manage key aspects SOAP messages and implement session state in web services

Target Audience

Individuals who wish to use the .NET Framework 2.0 with Visual Studio 2005 and Visual Basic 2005 to develop distributed applications; individuals preparing for the Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 – Distributed Application Development (70-529) exam


Thorough knowledge of developing .NET Framework 2.0 applications; experience developing distributed applications using the .NET Framework; working knowledge of Visual Studio 2005

Expected Duration

160 min.

Course Objectives

Web Services with Visual Basic 2005

  • identify how to create an XML web service and create web service methods.
  • identify how to develop web service clients and call web methods asynchronously.
  • identify how to publish, debug, and deploy XML web services.
  • create and publish a basic XML web service, given a scenario.
  • identify how to implement configuration options relating to web services and configure key aspects of SOAP messages.
  • identify how to implement SOAP headers and SOAP extensions.
  • identify how to manage session state by using the Application object, Session object, and cookies.
  • complete the code to manage key aspects of SOAP messaging and implement web service session state, given a scenario.