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StartupNextInstanceEventArgs Class

Provides data for the My.Application.StartupNextInstance event.

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

Public Class StartupNextInstanceEventArgs _
	Inherits EventArgs
Dim instance As StartupNextInstanceEventArgs

The My.Application.StartupNextInstance event occurs when a subsequent instance of a single-instance application starts, using the Visual Basic Application Model. For more information, see Overview of the Visual Basic Application Model.

StartupNextInstanceEventArgs contains the command-line arguments of the subsequent application instance and indicates whether the first application instance should be brought to the foreground upon exiting the exception handler.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0