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Define sender as something other than Object?

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Can sender be defined as something other than Object? Can it be defined as a particular type of object?
In other words, what options do I have when specifying sender in an event handler?

For earlier related discussion see: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/.NET/Visual_Basic.NET/Q_22455586.html?cid=239#a18740873
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Wayne Taylor (webtubbs) earned 500 total points
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Hi bobinorlando,

If you are writing your own events in a class, you can declare sender as whatever you wish.

If, however you are using an inbuilt control event, it must remain as an Object, and use CType() as Idle_Mind suggested.

Regards,

Wayne
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