Visual Basic | Drawing forms exercise | Create a DateTimePicker and ComboBox

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Software ==> Visual Basic  (46 exercises)
Version ==> Any version of VB
Topic ==> Drawing forms  (2 exercises)
Level ==> Average difficulty

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Create a dating agency application form called frmApplicationForm:

Visual Basic 2010 exercise - Drawing forms (image 1)

Hopefully your form will be less garish!

This form should include:

  • A ComboBox control (retrieve the SelectedItem.Text property)
  • A DateTimePicker control (apply the ToString method to the Value property to get the date chosen)

The Apply now button should display a message like this:

Visual Basic 2010 exercise - Drawing forms (image 2)

Display the preferences chosen in a message box

Check that your form works, then close it down.

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