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ensure vb.net label is shown in centre of panel

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I have a grid made up of panels on each panel is a label, how do i ensure that the label is in the correct centre panel position so that when the label is shown (the text size varies a little) the text is in the centre.

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Make sure the AutoSize property of the Label is set to True, then set its Anchor property to None.  This should make it center both horizontally and vertically within its container.
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thank you
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