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How to open another form when clicking on a button and close the first form at the same time? RRS feed

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  • Hello! I am trying to have a button, like a startup screen. So, when you press the button it shows a new form and closes the first one. How, would i do that?
    Thursday, August 30, 2018 10:20 PM

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  • The following appears to meet your needs. Note when the child form closes the main form which has hidden will close and in return close the application.

    private void OnButton1Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
    {
        this.Hide();
        var form2 = new Form2();
        form2.Closed += (s, args) => this.Close(); 
        form2.Show();
    }


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    Thursday, August 30, 2018 10:29 PM
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  • Thanks! :)
    Thursday, August 30, 2018 11:12 PM
  • Hi AustinTh3Gr3at,

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    Wendy


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