remove a form's system menu

Posted on 2006-04-18
Last Modified: 2011-09-20
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 framework 2? i dont care if i need api or subclassing

Question by:newyuppie
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    by:Mike Tomlinson
    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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    Author Comment

    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?
    LVL 13

    Author Comment

    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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