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In vb6 I use form.show to open a form.
How do I open forms in vb.net?
regards
reidarT
Nov 21 '05 #1
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assuming the form name's is frmX:

Dim myForm as new frmX
frmX.showDialog()

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In vb6 I use form.show to open a form.
How do I open forms in vb.net?
regards
reidarT

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Nov 21 '05 #2
* "reidarT" <re****@eivon.no> scripsit:
In vb6 I use form.show to open a form.
How do I open forms in vb.net?


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Dim f As New FooForm()
f.Show()
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Dim f As New FooForm()
f.ShowDialog()
f.Dispose()
///

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Nov 21 '05 #3


Thanks a lot
reidarT

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Nov 21 '05 #4
Reider,

The sample from Hal is a showdialog, something the same as an own made
messagebox.

Have a look to the message from Herfried for the difference of that.

Cor
Nov 21 '05 #5
There is a typo. It should be ...
Dim myForm as new frmX
myForm.ShowDialog()

"Hal Rosser" <hm******@bellsouth.net> wrote in message
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assuming the form name's is frmX:

Dim myForm as new frmX
frmX.showDialog()

"reidarT" <re****@eivon.no> wrote in message
news:%2****************@TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl...
In vb6 I use form.show to open a form.
How do I open forms in vb.net?
regards
reidarT

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Nov 21 '05 #6


regards
reidarT

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