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How to make a login form in Visual Basics 2010

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Hello!
In Visual Basics, have you ever wanted to make a login form?
Well then, I'll show you how!

 
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Step 1:

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Make a form and remove the text and change "Show Icon" to false.

Step 2:

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Add 2 lables, 2 textboxes, and 1 button.
Change label 1's text to "Username", and label 2's text to "Password", then the button's text to "Login".

Step 3:

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Double click the button, and put the following code in:
If TextBox1.Text = "username" And TextBox2.Text = "password" Then Form2.ShowDialog() Else MsgBox("Sorry, The Username or Password was wrong.", MsgBoxStyle.Critical, "Information") 
(Ignore the code in the image, i was tired and wrote the wrong code :P)

Step 4:

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Add a 2nd form, and voila!
You can also, to make it look more like a login, go to properties for the 2nd TextBox and then change the PasswordChar to '*'.
If it doesn't work, comment please :3
Nice instructable. You just helped me figure out what the line of code i was needing for my other project, so thanks.
farmerboyk (author)  hightekrednek23962 years ago
Your welcome:) I'm thinking about making a tut for a maze game i made. Maybe tomorrow... :3 its really fun :}
i made a game too did u use the tutorial from microsoft
farmerboyk (author)  hightekrednek23962 years ago
No, I actually haven't used any tutorials from microsoft, just a few videos(not on there site) on how to learn the language.
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