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Open Image In New Window

I have made an image program in which the user is able to open up to 5 images for viewing at thumbnail size.

What I want to do now is alow the user to open a full size version of each image in a new window by double clicking whichever image they want

I'm stuck like a monkey in the muck, any ideas?

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I'm very new to visual basic and I have a problem that some of you will possibly find very basic -

I have made an image program in which the user is able to open up to 5 images for viewing at thumbnail size.

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