How to show progressbar while some process is in progress in windows forms application

Sometimes we are processing long time at that time user need to wait for process to complete

If we don’t show any progress user might feel something uncomfortable. To give relax from that feel we have to show some progress about that process.

How to show that progress:

First design the form as follows:

Controls to place in form:





After adding these controls to form set the following properties:

For Progressbar:

Set value property = 10

Set maximum property  = 1000

Minimum = 10

Step = 1

Then write following code under button click event

timer1.Enabled = true;


then write following  code under timer tick event

if (progressBar1.Value < progressBar1.Maximum)







timer1.Enabled = false;

MessageBox.Show(“your data send…”);


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