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i am trying to find a way of removing a form's system menu, the menu on top of every win form that has the close, min, etc buttons. i want it completely gone.
is there any way to accomplish this in vb.net framework 2? i dont care if i need api or subclassing

thanks
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by:Mike Tomlinson
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Silly question...

Is the form in your app or is it from an external app?

If it's your app, then set the ControlBox() property on the Form to False.
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by:newyuppie
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silly answer...

i dont want the controls removed, i want the whole blue line on top of a form in my app gone. the idea behind that is to make my own menu system bar. i just want that gone, is it possible or not?
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by:newyuppie
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never mind i found it myself. had to put formborder to fixed single, and no text, and false on max min and control bar.
thanks anyway
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