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Help with creating pop up control containing a GridView

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How do I create a popup control which contains GridViewB when I click on a row in GridViewA.
I am using VB.NET.

Thanks,

Victor
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Create a form with a DataGridView on it and a public variable. Then on Form containing GridViewA, get the selected ID (primary key) value of the row and show second form. Pass that ID into the public variable and then use that to load the GridViewB.
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Can you please send me an example?
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Its not a simple code segment that I can send. You need to do little bits in multiple places.
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by:vcharles
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I understand. Thanks.
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Forgot to ask, how do i make the form modal? don't see that property.
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Use the ShowDialog method instead of Show.

You may want to StartPosition to FormStartPosition.CenterScreen before ShowDialog
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Thank You.
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