VB.net Embed form in other form


What is the best way to embed a form inside another form?
Murray BrownMicrosoft Cloud Azure/Excel Solution DeveloperAsked:
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Mike TomlinsonMiddle School Assistant TeacherCommented:
Within the same application?...or embed an external form?
Murray BrownMicrosoft Cloud Azure/Excel Solution DeveloperAuthor Commented:
In the same application
Well a form can be treated as another control so you can create a panel on host form and just add the guest form to its controls collection.

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Fernando SotoRetiredCommented:
Before you can add / embed a Form in to  another form the form you will be embedding must have its TopLevel property set to False. At that point it can be added just like any other control to the parent form.
Murray BrownMicrosoft Cloud Azure/Excel Solution DeveloperAuthor Commented:
Hi. I used the following code but still can't see the form in the panel

     Dim Form_GradientFiller As New frmGradientFiller
        Form_GradientFiller.TopLevel = False
Fernando SotoRetiredCommented:
Do not forget to make the form visible by Form_GradientFiller.Show() otherwise you will not see it.
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