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Visual C# | Laying out your code exercise | Write a basic C# program to show dating form choice
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To avoid having to draw the form needed by this exercise, right-click on the name of your project in Solution Explorer then choose Add --> Existing Item... (you can also press SHIFT + ALT + A to do the same thing).
Choose only the file called frmPreference.cs in the above folder to import it into your project, then edit Program.cs to make this the default form. When you run your application, you should now see this:
You can click on the drop arrows to choose your ideal date.
Add code to the Cancel button so that clicking on it closes the form.
Prefix your command with this to refer to the current form.
Now add code to the OK button so that clicking on it displays the choice you've made (use the ToLower() method to convert the Text properties of the combo boxes to lower case):
What you'll see if you're a woman looking for someone with some backbone.
When you've finished, close down your form, saving any changes.