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overriding close method to hide

Posted on 2004-09-25
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i have form1 and form2, form 2 opens on top of form 1. I want form 2 to hide once the user clicks the small x on the top right corner. I dont know how to override the method that it uses.how is this is done?
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Public Class Form1
    Inherits System.Windows.Forms.Form

    Private f2 As Form2 = New Form2

    Private Sub Button1_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Button1.Click
        f2.Show()
    End Sub

End Class

Public Class Form2
    Inherits System.Windows.Forms.Form

    Private Sub Form2_Closing(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.ComponentModel.CancelEventArgs) Handles MyBase.Closing
        Me.Hide()
        e.Cancel = True
    End Sub

End Class
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