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VB.NET - Display of windowS form as per our convenience

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Hi all !

I am very new to VB.NET. Here is a query concerning to display of windows form.

I have created a windows form having one component as BUTTON.
On the click event of that button, am gonna display another form . I want this new form to be actually displayed at the extreme right of our monitor screen. So is there any code for pixel adjustment for this form on the screen?

Or can we display a form within form (i.e nested form) itself? And, if so, is there any code for pixel adjustment of this inner form within main form?

Responses are always appreciable.

Thanks,
Manasi
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by:bpmurray
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in VB.Net you use the setBounds method to move and resize a control, includeing the form itself. This means that you use:
        Me.SetBounds(400, 400, 300, 300)

To move the form to pixel address (400, 400) and make its size 300x300.
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You can use mdi forms , nested concept is almost same but MDI forms are better is usage and can be controlled easily,

so the form which u want to use as MDI parent  in its properties click MDIParent = true



then You can place this code

dim abc as new formname
abc.mdiparent = me
abc.show


hope this helps

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by:wadwekarg
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Hi !!

I acknowlede the comment from your end. But I would appreciate if you don't put this question in the CLEANUP, and let make it un-abondoned.

Thnaks,
Girish
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