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When developing a recent project, I noticed that when I close the application, the VB IDE still shows that the program is running. Is this a bug in VB6, or is my application still running even after I close it?
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Question by:gferrell
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by:AzraSound
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how are you closing it? how many forms do you have open at the time you are closing?  are there hidden forms etc...
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Make sure you have unloaded all forms that the main form has loaded.  You can do this in the main form's Unload event:

Private Sub Form_Unload(Cancel As Integer)
    Dim frm As Form
    For Each frm In Forms
        If Not frm Is Me Then
            Unload frm
            Set frm = Nothing
        End If
    Next
End Sub

Also make sure to set all objects you created to nothing.
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by:prakashbitra
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Use End to close your application.
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by:AzraSound
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prak I would recommend posting comments at this site, the person asking the question can accept any comment as an answer later
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