How do I set the Form startposition to upper right corner

Basically I want to set the form start position so that the form starts in the upper right corner of the screen.  I imagine that I need to retrieve resolution information to do this?  Anyhow I guess I'd probably just (x resoulution - form1.width) = startposition(x).  Also can you setposition onload? I'm away from the project atm or I'd check out this question myself.

Thanks for your time,
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Yes. You can set the position at load:

Use the Screen object to get info about the screen:

Me.Location.X = Screen.PrimaryScreen.WorkingArea.Right - Me.Width
Me.Location.Y = 0


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superfischAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the response. Just about there..
I'm getting this error on the Me.Location.X and Y:
Expression is a value and therefore cannot be the target of an assignment.
do i need to use setposition(x, y)?

Me.SetDesktopLocation(Screen.PrimaryScreen.WorkingArea.Right - Me.Width, 0)
superfischAuthor Commented:
i got it:
Me.Location = New Drawing.Point(Screen.PrimaryScreen.WorkingArea.Right - Me.Width, 0)
Works Perfectly!
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