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How to temporarily unparent a child form

Platform: WinForms |
Control: XPToolbar |
Published Date: April 30, 2011 |
Last Revised Date: July 10, 2014

 

To make a child form temporarily unparent it's MdiParent property has to be set as null and makes it visibility to false. Please refer the below code snippet which illustrates this:

C#

//Unparent

hiddenForms.Add(form);

form.MdiParent = null;

//Reparent

form.MdiParent = this;

form.Show();

VB

'Unparent

form.MdiParent = Nothing

form.Hide()

'Reparent

form.MdiParent = Me

form.Show()

Sample:

http://websamples.syncfusion.com/samples/KB/Tools.Windows/TUnParent/main.htm

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