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Hi
I have a 2D button array of 8 by 8 (64 buttons). When i click a button i want its location (ez buttarr[1,2]) showing in a text box.
I know its has something to do with the object sender, you do a temp button but cant get the code working to give me the location and not the data written in it

thanks
JP
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C#
private Button[,] CreateButtonArray(int width, int height)
{
    Button[,] buttonArray = new Button[height, width];
    for (int i = 0; i < height; i++)
    {
        for (int j = 0; j < width; j++)
        {
            buttonArray[i, j] = new Button();
            buttonArray[i, j].Click += new EventHandler(AnyButton_Click);
            buttonArray[i, j].Tag = new Point(j, i);
        }
    }
    return buttonArray;
}

private void AnyButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
{
    Point p = (Point)((sender as Button).Tag);
    this.textBox1.Text = string.Format("You clicked button[{0}, {1}].", p.Y, p.X);
}
 
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