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How to open two forms at a time in Windows Application c#..I mean one form(minimised) behind the other(maximised)form at the same time....
Posted 20-Mar-13 1:04am
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Korathu 2 at 20-Mar-13 6:10am
   
I want to run multiple forms at the same time...
Mickt1985 at 20-Mar-13 6:18am
   
Just inside your main form use, Form2 frmTwo = new Form2();
frmTwo.Show(); or frmTwo.ShowDialog();

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Solution 1

add a button to Form1 and in the handler of that button click add:
 
Form2 f2 = new Form2();
this.WindowState = FormWindowState.Minimized;
f2.ShowDialog();
 
if you want to maximize again try adding
this.WindowState = FormWindowState.Minimized;
after f2.ShowDialog. (if that doesn't work you'll need to fire an event that Form1 catches.
 
to start Form2 Maximized use the same principle
f2.WindowState = FormWindowState.Maximized;
 
It might not be 100% correct, but should get you on your way.
Hope this helps.
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Akkywadhwa at 21-Mar-13 13:56pm
   
Correct...:)

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