Visual Basic Reference
Returns a value indicating whether a form has a Minimize button.
The object placeholder represents an object expression that evaluates to an object in the Applies To list.
The MinButton return values are:
|True||(Default) The form has a Minimize button.|
|False||The form doesn't have a Minimize button.|
A Minimize button enables users to minimize a form window to an icon. To display a Minimize button, you must also set the form's BorderStyle property to either 1 (Fixed Single), 2 (Sizable), or 3 (Fixed Double).
The settings you specify for the MaxButton, MinButton, BorderStyle, and ControlBox properties aren't reflected in the form's appearance until run time.
Note Minimizing a form to an icon at run time generates a Resize event. The WindowState property reflects the current state of the window. If you set the WindowState property to 2 (Maximized), the form is maximized independently of whatever settings are in effect for the MaxButton and BorderStyle properties.