Solved

Visual Studio 2008 VB Scrollable form

Posted on 2008-10-19
2
228 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-26
Hi

I have a Windows form that I need to fit a lot onto. How do I make a scrollable form and what code do I use.
0
Comment
Question by:murbro
2 Comments
 
LVL 85

Accepted Solution

by:
Mike Tomlinson earned 500 total points
ID: 22753134
Set the AutoScroll() Property of the Form to True.  Then when controls are outside the visible portion of the form (due to resizing of the form) the appropriate scrollbars will appear.  This works for many other containers such as the Panel.

See AutoScroll():
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.windows.forms.scrollablecontrol.autoscroll.aspx
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:murbro
ID: 31507620
thanks very much
0

Featured Post

3 Use Cases for Connected Systems

Our Dev teams are like yours. They’re continually cranking out code for new features/bugs fixes, testing, deploying, testing some more, responding to production monitoring events and more. It’s complex. So, we thought you’d like to see what’s working for us.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I was working on a PowerPoint add-in the other day and a client asked me "can you implement a feature which processes a chart when it's pasted into a slide from another deck?". It got me wondering how to hook into built-in ribbon events in Office.
You can of course define an array to hold data that is of a particular type like an array of Strings to hold customer names or an array of Doubles to hold customer sales, but what do you do if you want to coordinate that data? This article describes…
As developers, we are not limited to the functions provided by the VBA language. In addition, we can call the functions that are part of the Windows operating system. These functions are part of the Windows API (Application Programming Interface). U…
This lesson covers basic error handling code in Microsoft Excel using VBA. This is the first lesson in a 3-part series that uses code to loop through an Excel spreadsheet in VBA and then fix errors, taking advantage of error handling code. This l…

863 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

19 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now