ShutdownMode Enumeration


Indicates which condition should cause a Windows Forms application to shut down.

Namespace:   Microsoft.VisualBasic.ApplicationServices
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualBasic (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)

public enum ShutdownMode

Member nameDescription

Shut down only after the last form closes.


Shut down when the main form closes.

You can set the shutdown mode for an application through the ShutdownStyle property. By default, the OnMainFormClosed method checks the value of the ShutdownStyle property to determine if the application should shut down.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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