How do I quit an exe - Easy Question

Posted on 2001-06-18
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
This is an easy one. I have an small vb exe, and when the I click the close box the application is closed but still running in the background. What command can I issue to completely quit the applications either from the close box or a quit button.
Question by:kingkev
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ID: 6203187
Use the End statement

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ID: 6203191
Dim frm As Form
For Each frm In Forms
    Unload frm


Expert Comment

ID: 6203195
unloading the forms explicity is more recommended and more "clean"

Author Comment

ID: 6203261
Thanks. That is what I needed.

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