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Hide the taskbar and start button in C#

The example Make a form cover the taskbar and start button in C# explains how you can make a form cover the entire desktop, but the taskbar and start button are still there. If you really want to hide the … Continue reading

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Make a form cover the taskbar and start button in C#

It’s actually pretty easy to make a program cover the taskbar and start button. Just set the form’s FormBorderStyle property to None and set its WindowState to Maximized. You can do this at design time but this example does it … Continue reading

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Place a notify icon in the notification area in C#

A program can use a notify icon to place a visual indication of what’s happening in the notification area (aka the system tray), which by default is on the right end of the taskbar. The NotifyIcon component makes this relatively … Continue reading

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