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MCAD/MCSD.NET Training Guide (Exam 70-316): Developing and Implementing Windows®-Based Applications with Microsoft® Visual C#™ .NET and Microsoft® Visual Studio® .NET by MCSD Amit Kalani - MCAD

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Creating a Windows Forms Application

In this section, you will learn how to use Visual Studio .NET to create a Windows Forms application. In the process, you will become familiar with the development environment and a few common classes you will use with Windows Forms applications.

Using the System.Windows.Forms.Form Class

A Windows application generally consists of one or more Windows forms. A Windows form is an area on the screen (usually rectangular) over which you design the user interface of a Windows application. This area acts as a placeholder for various user interface elements, such as text boxes, buttons, lists, grids, menus, and scrollbars.

Programmatically speaking, a Windows form is an instance of the Form class of the System.Windows.Forms ...

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