- Click the control (once) to select it. Using your keyboard, press either
the left, the up, the right, or the down arrow keys to move the control
until you get the desired position
You can also move various controls at the same time. To do
this, first select the controls:
- Position the mouse on one of the selected
Then click and drag left, right, up, down, or diagonally, until you get the desired
- Press the left, the up, the right, or the down arrow keys to move the
control until you get the desired position
After adding a control to a form, you can move the control
to change its position, as we will learn in the next few sections. In the next
lesson, we will learn how you can change the size of a control. The availability
of these two operations is controlled by a Boolean property named Locked.
The default value of this property is False. Therefore, to prevent the
control from being moved or resized, access its Properties window and set the Locked
property to True.