Make sure to download

Microsoft Visual Studio Express 2013 for windows desktop with update 4

from here

This is a big file (more than 6GB) and will take time to download. So please be patient.

Once downloaded and installed (which may require restarting computer couple of times), you are ready to start programming in VB.NET.

Search for 'vs' and click on...

VS Express 2013 for desktop

The welcome screen is as follows


while programming the windows can be dislocated to new areas

Follow the following streps if you wishe to get the default layout back again