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WindowsFormsApplicationBase.OnInitialize Method

Sets the visual styles, text display styles, and current principal for the main application thread (if the application uses Windows authentication), and initializes the splash screen, if defined.

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

[STAThreadAttribute]
protected virtual bool OnInitialize(
	ReadOnlyCollection<string> commandLineArgs
)

Parameters

commandLineArgs
Type: System.Collections.ObjectModel.ReadOnlyCollection<String>

A ReadOnlyCollection<T> of String, containing the command-line arguments as strings for the current application.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
A Boolean indicating if application startup should continue.

By default, this method sets the visual styles, text display styles, and current principal for the main application thread (if the application uses Windows authentication), and calls ShowSplashScreen if neither /nosplash nor -nosplash is used as a command-line argument.

This method calls the following methods:

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
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