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The variable must be assigned to public in the form in which it is used (and should also be declared in General Declerations (up the top)) to ensure that it can be seen from elsewhere in your program.

To assign a value to your variable:
formname.variablename = value 

To retrieve a value from your variable:
another variable = formname.variablename 

You can also access the properties and methods of the form itself in this way, as well as the properties and methods of any controls on the form. eg.
form1.txtname.text = "value" 


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