A programming language sold by microsoft in the late 80s and early 90s as the successor to it's popular Microsoft BASIC. Still in use by some niche circles, it's heyday has long since been forgotten, and the vast, vast majority of programmers use more advanced languages, such as Visual Basic, Pascal, Delphi, or C/C++.
Microsoft QuickBasic 4.5 -- the final word in development for 1985!
von SJ Zero 6. August 2003