Occurs before a form is displayed for the first time.
Assembly: System.Windows.Forms (in System.Windows.Forms.dll)
You can use this event to perform tasks such as allocating resources used by the form.
For more information about handling events, see Consuming Events.
The following code example demonstrates how to use the SetDesktopLocation, , Activated, and Activate members. To run the example, paste the following code in a form called Form1 containing a Button called Button1 and two Label controls called Label1 and Label2.
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The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.