Creating Splash Screen in VB.NET using Form

Let's create a splash screen using Normal windows Form (like Form1 , form2 ..)

So here when you run the project, first It appears splash screen and wait for 5second, if u user doesn't click "continue", button in 5 seconds, then it navigates to the required page that we mentioned. Got it!!

In order to complete this we need a form named as "splash", a timer and two buttons "btnContinue", "btnCancel".

Now set the Timer's Interval Property to 1000 ( the frequency of elapsed events in Milliseconds).

So now in the form Load event goes like this

Before that i am declaring variable

Private splashCounter As Integer

Private Sub Splash_Load(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles MyBase.Load
End Sub

Now we have to write code in Timer1's "Tick" event like this.

Private Sub Timer1_Tick(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Timer1.Tick
'Splsh Screen appear for 5 Seconds
If splashCounter = 5000 Then
splashCounter += 1000 //every time it gets incremented by 1000, until it reaches 5000 MilliSeconds ( that is 5 seconds)
End If
End Sub

Now in "btnCanel" click Event

Private Sub btnCancel_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles btnCancel.Click
End Sub

Now in "btnContinue" click
//here write code to show another form or what ever the requirement is

Your input is appreciated.


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