In Visual basic Splash screens are often used to display information to a user while an application is loading. Visual Basic contains a Splash Screen form the template in which you can add it to your Windows Application project and allows you to specify a splash screen for your project.
To add a splash screen template
Go to the Solution Explorer and right click you project. Then, on the Project menu, click Add New Item.
Click the Application tab.
Under Windows application framework properties, in the Splash screen: list, click the form that you want to use as a splash screen.
Press F5 to run your project.