Speed up drawing of windows forms

Hello Gurus,

It seems pretty sad to me that a C# windows form with about 100 controls, tabcontrols, text boxes, etc. Can't be drawn instantly.  Is there a way to draw my screens faster?  

I look froward to any and all suggestions.

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Are you compiling in "Release" mode?
ACanadianAuthor Commented:
I am was compiling in Debug mode. I tried compiling in Release mode, should there have been a difference?

I thought with 100 controls it might make a difference.  I've never had that many controls on a form before.  Is it feasible to break it down into multiple forms?
ACanadianAuthor Commented:

Its a form that has three tabs on it, and in total there are 75 controls. 25 / tab.  All the information is pertinent, it just doesn't make sense that it should take a couple seconds for the screen to load.

I think if I broke the screen into smaller parts it would become less effecient for the end user.

My suggestion to you is to build the fields on each tab dynamically. In other words. If the user is in tab 1 and he selects tab 2, all of tab1 fields are disposed off and the tab 2 fields are regenrated. You can probalby copy the code for the controls right from auto generated code.


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