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Creating a New Windows Form

This topic contains links to topics that describe how to create your first Windows Forms application. Also, the topics in this section introduce some of the basic vocabulary and guidelines that you should understand when you start to create a Windows Forms application. To learn more about Windows Forms application; the controls you can use on them, events and handling events and how to handle input from the user see the related topic list.

In This Section

How to: Create a Windows Forms Application from the Command Line

Shows how to create a basic Windows Form and compile it from the command line.

Windows Forms Coordinates.

Discusses client and screen coordinates.

TopicLocation
Walkthrough: Creating a Simple Windows FormWindows Forms Programming
How to: Add Windows Forms to a ProjectWindows Forms Programming
Walkthrough: Getting Started with the Windows Forms DesignerWindows Forms Programming
How to: Keep a Windows Form on TopWindows Forms Programming
How to: Create a Windows Application ProjectWindows Forms Programming
How to: Display Windows Forms in the DesignerWindows Forms Programming
How to: Compile and Run a Complete Windows Forms Code Example Using Visual StudioWindows Forms Programming
How to: Choose the Startup Form in a Windows ApplicationWindows Forms Programming
Walkthrough: Creating a Simple Windows FormWindows Forms Programming
How to: Add Windows Forms to a ProjectWindows Forms Programming
Walkthrough: Getting Started with the Windows Forms DesignerWindows Forms Programming
How to: Keep a Windows Form on TopWindows Forms Programming
How to: Create a Windows Application ProjectWindows Forms Programming
How to: Display Windows Forms in the DesignerWindows Forms Programming
How to: Compile and Run a Complete Windows Forms Code Example Using Visual StudioWindows Forms Programming
How to: Choose the Startup Form in a Windows ApplicationWindows Forms Programming
Walkthrough: Creating a Simple Windows Form
How to: Add Windows Forms to a Project
Walkthrough: Getting Started with the Windows Forms Designer
How to: Keep a Windows Form on Top
How to: Create a Windows Application Project
How to: Display Windows Forms in the Designer
How to: Compile and Run a Complete Windows Forms Code Example Using Visual Studio
How to: Choose the Startup Form in a Windows Application
Walkthrough: Creating a Simple Windows FormWindows Forms Programming
How to: Add Windows Forms to a ProjectWindows Forms Programming
Walkthrough: Getting Started with the Windows Forms DesignerWindows Forms Programming
How to: Keep a Windows Form on TopWindows Forms Programming
How to: Create a New Windows Forms Application ProjectWindows Forms Programming
How to: Display Windows Forms in the DesignerWindows Forms Programming
How to: Compile and Run a Complete Windows Forms Code Example Using Visual StudioWindows Forms Programming
How to: Choose the Startup Form in a Windows ApplicationWindows Forms Programming
Walkthrough: Creating a Simple Windows Form
How to: Add Windows Forms to a Project
Walkthrough: Getting Started with the Windows Forms Designer
How to: Keep a Windows Form on Top
How to: Create a New Windows Forms Application Project
How to: Display Windows Forms in the Designer
How to: Compile and Run a Complete Windows Forms Code Example Using Visual Studio
How to: Choose the Startup Form in a Windows Application

Reference

Form

Describes this class and contains links to all its members.

Control

Describes this class and contains links to all its members.

Related Sections

Handling User Input

Contains links to topics that discuss user input and how to handle it in Windows Forms applications.

Creating Event Handlers in Windows Forms

Contains links to topics that describe how to handle events in Windows Forms applications.

Changing the Appearance of Windows Forms

Contains links to topics that show how to change the appearance of Windows Forms applications.

Code for Windows Forms Applications

Contains links to code examples that show how to complete various tasks in Windows Forms.

Windows Forms Controls by Function

Contains links to topics that describe the controls you can use in Windows Forms applications.

Windows Forms Community Support

Contains links to sites that offer Windows Forms community support.

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