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How do I design a login form using VB.NET?
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Updated 10-Nov-10 5:00am
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There is no built in functionality. Just create a regular form with TextBox controls for username/password and add buttons for Login and Cancel.

When the user clicks Login, authenticate the username/password combination (typically with a DB call) and then if that succeeds, show them the main form. If it fails, display an error or close and exit the app (depending on how you want to approach this).
   
I wrote this article:

Winform Application Login[^]

and this tip/trick:

Multiple Subsequent "Main" Forms in C# Apps[^]

They're in C#, but you shouldn't have any problems adapting them to VB.Net.
   
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