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Hi,

My application is in C# and using windows application

How to open new form when button is clicked on the differnt form and close the first form

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Question by:dinesh_bali
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by:Nightman
ID: 18011003
My understanding is that have a Main form A.
A opens form B
on FormB you have a button that you click. On click you want to open form C and close Form B.

If so, this should do it (place on form B):

private void Button_Click(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
{
  FormC frmC=new FormC();
  frmC.Show();
  this.Hide();
  this.Dispose();
}
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by:dinesh_bali
ID: 18011340
Hi, Thanks for the solution.

But when I write this.Dispose();

then my frmC is not visible to me.

It seems both the form get dispose and application exits

even i tried the code like this also

     this.Hide();
     this.Dispose();
     Form2 frmC = new Form2();
     frmC.Show();

Can you help me that how can I dispose my form 1 only
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Nightman earned 1000 total points
ID: 18011351
If form1 is the main application for you can't dispose it - this is because it is the entry point into your application. Is this the form that you are trying to dispose()?

Alternatively, simply hide the main form - form1.Hide().

I included the dispose method assuming this was a child of a child, not a child of the main form. This is because I wanted to make it clear that Hide() does not destroy or dispose of the resource.
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by:dinesh_bali
ID: 18011353
Thanks allot
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