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Old 12-13-2003, 10:08 AM
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Angry Problems with Send to Back & Bring to Front

Hai all,

Can somebody give me some solution to handle this scenario?

I've a MDI Parent form. It holds a GroupBox along with some labels. I have one more form which is a child form of this parent. When I open the child form it gets hides behind parent form's GroupBox. I tried Groupbox.sendtoback() on parent form and Me.BringtoFront() on childform__Activated() area, but NO JOY...

Thanks in advance.
Ajai Kumar .R
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Old 12-14-2003, 06:27 PM
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As long as I know you're out of luck...

An MDI isn't supposed to handle that kind of controls it self.
The controls on the MDI are allways on top.

For example, if you dock a panel on one side of the MDI Form, every single child form will never stand on top of it...

My advise to you is for you to put those controls on a borderless form and make it an MDIChild. That you you can play with BringToFront & SendToBack.

Anything else, feel free to ask!

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